The Awesome Foundation idea is simple: create a monthly $1,000 grant awarded to a person doing something ‘awesome’ – whether it’s music, film, art, technology, design, food, publishing or anything else. The money will be spent on a project, activity or research, which could be for fun, for profit or for community benefit.
The Awesome Foundation has emerged in cities across the world, funding things like…
To make this happen in Melbourne, Ross and Eddie are seeking a limited, committed group of 10 micro-trustees to form the core board. The obligations are simple, but serious:
If this interests you and you’d like to be one of the ten, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
The first Awesome Foundation Melbourne grant will be awarded in January 2011.
You can read more at http://rosshill.com.au/awesome-foundation/
Oct. 22, 2010
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