This is Mama Cash

Mama Cash was conceived around a kitchen table in Amsterdam in 1983. Since then, we have grown from a group of five feminist activists into an international fund that supports women’s, girls’ and trans people’s movements around the world.
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Mama Cash was the first international women’s fund in the world. Today, we fund and support women’s rights initiatives around the globe that challenge the root causes of injustice. Activists and donors join with Mama Cash to advance social change that starts with gender equality and respect for the human rights of everyone.
Mama Cash staff
Mama Cash relies on professional and committed staff members. This strong and diverse group of staff are passionate about women's rights globally.
Nederland, Amsterdam,27-10-2015
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Foto: Maartje Geels
Mama Cash was the first international women’s fund in the world and is still alive and kicking. In 1983 five feminists sat around a kitchen table in Amsterdam and started an initiative that would develop into an international grantmaking organisation that supports women and girls around the globe in their fight for equal rights.
founders Mama Cash at the kitchen table
We embrace and encourage respect for diversity in our organisation and among our partners. This includes actively promoting the rights of lesbians, bisexual women and trans people, adolescent girls and young women, women living with HIV/AIDS, indigenous women, migrant women, sex workers, poor women, women from ethnic or religious minorities, and women with disabilities.
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Are you interested in working or volunteering for Mama Cash? Mama Cash is an informal, professional organisation with a staff of 30 committed and enthusiastic employees and some volunteers. Mama Cash is based in Amsterdam.
Nederland, Amsterdam,27-10-2015
Groepsfoto Mama Cash
Foto: Maartje Geels
Mama Cash is based in the Netherlands, her office is located in a former school building in Amsterdam's Oud-West neighbourhood, nearby the city's well-known and central Leidseplein.
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Mama Cash does not stand alone in her mission to strive for equal rights and opportunities for women.

Together with national and international partner organisations - institutions as well as corporations - we work towards a better world for women and girls.
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