05. Oct. 2023
With the latest set of Community Engagement Grants, 6.4 million DKK of funding was sent to projects supported by Grundfos staff via community engagement and collaboration in their local communities. The next deadline for applications October 25th.

The latest round of Community Grants approved were roughly 6,5M DKK going into projects that include volunteering in the following countries: Argentina, Romania, Spain, Slovakia, Ghana, Philippines, South Africa, Peru, Chile, Denmark, Ethiopia, Colombia, Nigeria and Belgium.

In Colombia, the collaboration with Agua Por La Vida expands to include 3 agro-industrial schools where Grundfos Colombia employees will volunteer (construction and technical support and  training events with the kids in the schools.

Towers for life in Colombia from Grundfos Foundation | PDJF on Vimeo.

In Slovakia, Grundfos colleagues who volunteer their time to promote human rights, as well as the movie “Into Dust” which focuses on water access at the human rights film festival ‘One World’ now features many, and in Ethiopia, Grundfos colleagues are supporting Plan International in getting a verified national training and train-the-trainers program up and running to boost capacity and knowledge in water infrastructure, pumps, and the necessary improvements needed to secure safe water for people.

List of grantees

Project Title Country Grantee organisation Amount (EUR)
Educating Family: physical activity and training Argentina Fundacion Club Universitario de Buenos Aires 27.988
Building Hopes Romania Habitat for Humanity Romania 30,000
Mental health program in Handball club Spain Alcobendas Handball Club 55.720
Human Rights Film Festival ‘Jeden Svet’ (One World) 2023 Slovakia Človek v ohrození, n.o. 10.000
Provision of IT  and disability friendly learning materials for two Orphanage schools Ghana Yison Tech Hub 58.000
9150 Cares Goes Green Philippines Million Trees Foundation Inc. 23.700
Provision of clean and safe drinking water in schools in Limpopo and Gauteng South Africa Jeslu Puro Water (social enterprise) 78.914
Rural Artificial Wetlands in Reque Peru Water For People 98.117
Greywater reuse in rural School Chile Amulen Foundation 25.295
YWP European Conference 2024 Denmark Young Water Professionals Denmark 40.000
“Mójate por mí” project + Teenagers support group Spain FUNDACION BALIA 25.120
Training as an instrument of transformation, Addis Ababa Ethiopia Plan International Ethiopia 137.000
Towers For Life 2.0 Colombia AGUA POR LA VIDA FOUNDATION 66.725
WASH and storytelling for ACE Radio School Nigeria ACE Charity 123.525,10
Female STEM rolemodels inspire girls to consider a STEM career Denmark High5Girls 30.255
School rainwater harvesting and purification system Chile Amulen Foundation 23.000
Total 857,836

Submit your proposal

There are still EUR 1.3 million available for the remainder of the period, and a new framework will be available in 2024.  All employees in companies within the Grundfos Group can submit applications on behalf of local organisations operating within the areas of Water, Climate, and People. This is an opportunity to drive meaningful change in your community through financial support.

  • If you have access to Grundfos Insite, you can apply here!
  • Other companies can reach out to the Community Grant Coordinator: Contact