Partner conditions

Criteria to become GINGO platform experts

  • Have the legal status of foundation or foundation of public utility. It can also be a philanthropic fund or organization.
  • Have expertise in one or more particular areas
  • Support philanthropic projects or associations independent of its own structure
  • Be active in Belgium or Luxembourg
  • Have a non-political and non-denominational purpose.
  • Not to be linked to a particular institution (hospital, university)
  • Want to contribute to a modern, dynamic and successful philanthropy
  • Being able to participate in the activity of the platform

Criteria for selecting GINGO-funded projects

  • Each project will have to be submitted as a candidate through an expert member of the platform. The expert will select the project based on the following criteria:
    • Innovative character
    • Possibility to be duplicated (the project should ideally have an inspiring model that project should have the possibility to be applied in several areas and not be attached to a specific institution)
    • Ability to assume a campaign (see below for communication materials needed for a campaign)
    • Project that has the scope to be communicated throughout the Belgian territory.
    • Project whose networking (more than the financial contribution) will allow to carry and make live the project
  • The association must have its headquarters and activities in Belgium or Luxembourg and have been in business for at least 2 years
  • The proposed project must take place in Belgium or Luxembourg
  • The association must be able to work in a transparent manner and must be able to provide the following information:
    • the detailed accounts of the association and the project in question
    • the names of the persons in charge of the project and the members of the board of directors of the association
    • project evaluation criteria
    • its monitoring plan on the allocation of each budget expenditure, the illustration of the implementation and the evolution of the project
  • The project must be able to participate in the operation of the platform during funding:
    • by providing a 1min presentation video accessible in FR and NL
    • by providing a presentation text of 5 lines in FR and NL
    • having someone appointed as a forum actor to facilitate and respond to questions from participants.
  • The project must be able to monitor the project for one year after the support is granted:
    • by providing a transparent tracking method accessible on the platform
    • by updating the progress of the project monthly (agrees to fill in the monthly newsletter)
    • by remaining available on the forum.