Established in 2013 and is located Virginia, USA, United Minds for Progress (UMFP) is an independent 501(c)3 non-profit private foundation. It implements its mission by promoting and supporting projects and providing grants to global organization.

The purposes of UMFP are to promote equal opportunities in education, information access, and use of renewable energy around the world by studying related technologies and disseminating information in these fields. UMFP is organized exclusively for charitable, educational, and scientific purposes, including, for such purposes, the making of distributions to organizations that qualify as exempt organizations under Section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code, or the corresponding section of any future federal tax code.