Consumer Products Fund

About the Fund

The Consumer Products Fund was created to help consumers understand product labeling, marketing, advertising and product performance claims, and the potential health impacts of product ingredients by promoting awareness about the nature of the ingredients in the products they purchase, such as whether products are “natural,” and to promote truth-in-labeling and required warnings and disclosures. Consumers’ decisions to purchase a wide variety of products are influenced by marketing claims and advertising. In addition to product performance considerations, environmental health is an important consideration since purchasers come into contact with a wide variety of products, whether it be the personal care products we use, cleaning products used in our homes, or the food we eat. The Consumer Products Fund aids consumers in understanding product claims and making the best possible choices in products, including considering their health and the health of the environment by understanding the true nature of the ingredients in the products they choose.

DEADLINES

The Fund is not currently accepting applications. Please sign up here to receive notifications of future grant opportunities.

ELIGIBILITY AND PRIORITIES

The Fund is not currently accepting applications. Click here for eligibility information and funding priorities during a previous Consumer Products Fund grant cycle which was related to the advertising claims and human health impacts of products marketed as containing “natural” ingredients.  Please note that these are for illustration purposes only.  Specific eligibility requirements may change based on future funding sources.

HOW TO APPLY

The Fund is not currently accepting applications. Click here to read application instructions during the 2015 Consumer Products Fund grant cycle.  These instructions are for illustration purposes only and will be updated for future grant cycles.

funding board members

The Fund is advised by a volunteer funding board of individuals who have tremendous expertise in the field of consumer product performance, and product ingredients.

CURRENT GRANTEES

Click here to see a list of grantees of the from previous Consumer Products Fund cycles.

 

For More information

Anya Diamond, Program Officer
adiamond -at- rosefdn.org or call 510-658-0702

 

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