28th International Arts & Crafts Fair

International Arts and crafts Fair

The MMMF Fair is our most important fundraising event.

15% of all sales support educational grants for women from developing countries.

This year Fair is held during November 12-14, 2013 at the World Bank Main Complex, Washington DC.

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FY13 US/Canada Grantees

INternational Arts and crafts Fair

The MMMF is pleased to announce the names of the FY13 US/Canada Grantees. The Annual Forum and Award Ceremony was held at the World Bank, Washington, DC on May 13, 2013.



The Power of a Common Goal

Madeleine de Kock

February , 2013, Washington, DC—Following many months of preparation, designing applications, responding to queries and organizing electronic files of many different submissions, the US/Canada Selection Committee begins the time-consuming task of systematically and carefully reading and ranking hundreds of applications to select the best candidates for the MMMF grants. Read More...


30 Years of Supporting Women's Education

MMMF 30 Years History
This book describes the impact, achievements and goals of the Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund since its creation in 1981. What better testimony to 30 years of achievements than the MMMF grantees stories in their own words?

The MMMF provides grants to women from developing countries to help further their education and strengthen their leadership skills to improve the lives of women and children in developing countries.

Presently, the grants are geared to students of accredited institutions in the US and Canada as well as the Universities of Cape Town, Pretoria, Stellenbosch and Witwatersrand.


Educational Grants US/CANADA

The 2014-2015 academic year application is now closed. The 2015-2016 academic year will open in September 2014.


Educational Grants AFRICA

The 2014 academic year application is now closed. The 2015 academic year application will open in May 2014.


Educational Grants LAC

The application process for the academic year 2014 is now closed. The 2015 academic year application will open in June 2014.

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