Entries open for CHF 500k Nestlé Creating Shared Value Prize AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 9 December 2014 | News 118 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Tagged with: corporate Funding Nominations have opened for the 2016 Nestlé Creating Shared Value Prize. The winners in this biannual prize win up to CHF 500,000.The prize is designed to reward the best examples of “Creating Shared Value” (CSV) initiatives worldwide and to encourage others to adopt this approach. These initiatives should take a business-oriented approach in addressing challenges in nutrition, water or rural development.The judges look for entries that are innovative, apply environmentally sustainable practices and, having demonstrated results on a small scale, can be scaled up viably to help improve more people’s lives.[youtube height=”450″ width=”800″]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4wGvTANtEyk[/youtube]2014 finalistsHoney Care Africa win 2014 Nestle CSV PrizeLast year’s winners were:• Winner: Honey Care Africa (HCA) won the overall Creating Shared Value Prize for its Sweeter South Sudan programme, which helps farmers generate additional income from honey production.• Runner-up: MSABI was selected for its True Life Water Point programme that provides access to safe water and sanitation.• Runner-up: Sanergy was selected for its Sustainable Sanitation in Africa’s Informal Settlements programme to make affordable and hygienic sanitation accessible to people in low income urban areas.The closing date for nominations to the 2016 Nestlé Creating Shared Value Prize for 2016 is 28 February 2015. Advertisement About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.