The Hunger Project Australia Receives Grant from Million Dollar Round Table Foundation
16 August — The MDRT Foundation has awarded a USD 1,000 grant to The Hunger Project Australia via Amanda Cassar’s fundraising efforts for the Unleashed Women movement.
Through its global grants programs, the MDRT Foundation is committed to building stronger families and communities around the globe. This year, the MDRT Foundation will award over
$1 million in MDRT member-endorsed grants to more than 200 charitable organizations worldwide.
Amanda Cassar is an Unleashed Woman and has also visited The Hunger Project’s work in Uganda and Malawi. The USD 1,000 grant provides for example 16 women with a microfinance loan and financial literacy training so they can start a small business, earn an income and support their families. During her visit to Malawi, Amanda met women who have been empowered by The Hunger Project in this way.
About the MDRT Foundation:
The MDRT Foundation was created in 1959 to provide MDRT members with a means to give back to their communities. Since its inception, the Foundation has donated more than $30 million in more than 70 countries throughout the world and in all 50 U.S. states. These funds were raised by MDRT members and industry partners. For more information, visit mdrtfoundation.org.
Founded in 1927, the Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT), The Premier Association of Financial Professionals®, is a global, independent association of more than 49,500 of the world’s leading life insurance and financial services professionals from more than 500 companies in 70 countries. MDRT members demonstrate exceptional professional knowledge, strict ethical conduct and outstanding client service. MDRT membership is recognized internationally as the standard of excellence in the life insurance and financial services business. For more information, visit mdrt.org.