Categorized as: Africa, Education, Grantees & Tagged as: Uganda
Description: BESO Foundation provides access to quality education, health services, and economic empowerment for women and children through agriculture in rural Uganda. So far, they have opened several schools, provided education and housing to thousands of students,...Read more
Categorized as: Africa, Education, Grantee, Job Creation, Poverty Alleviation, Stories, Storytelling, Youth & Tagged as: Agriculture, Grameen Foundation, Huffington Post, Maternal healthcare, Mobile banking, Mobile technology, Technology on August 20, 2015.
Editor’s Note: Rural Africa presents changemakers with intractable challenges across sectors, but one American investor, Grameen Foundation, believes it all comes down to access to information. Grameen Foundation has invested millions to develop mobile-phone...Read more
Categorized as: Africa, Current Partners, Education, Grantees, Poverty Alleviation
Description: IDEA4Africa was established after fifteen years of working to stimulate and catalyze young entrepreneurs in four Sub-Saharan African countries: Ghana, Rwanda, Uganda, and Tanzania. They are enabling people to participate in entrepreneurial activities and...Read more
Categorized as: Africa, Grantees, Job Creation, Legacy Partners, Social-Impact Investments
Description: Jibu was founded in 2012 and is an organization that is working to provide safe drinking water at an affordable price in developing countries throughout East Africa. They build locally owned businesses, develop local socially responsible leaders, forge...Read more
Categorized as: Africa, Current Partners, Education, Grantees, Job Creation, Poverty Alleviation
Description: KadAfrica envisions a world where out-of-school girls are economic drivers of their communities. They use passion fruit farming as a vehicle for girls to build their own support systems to become independent and empowered decision makers. Girls are...Read more
Categorized as: Africa, Girls & women, Our Partners, Poverty Alleviation, Stories & Tagged as: Agriculture, Food insecurity, Hunger season, Refugees on October 9, 2021.
Editor’s note: OCTOBER 28–If you happen to live near Dallas-Ft. Worth and might enjoy ending hunger over margaritas and fajitas, please join our friends for a yummy fundraiser for a great cause! Invitation to Party for Preserve By Suzanne Skees,...Read more
Categorized as: Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Education, Grantees, Latin America, Legacy Partners
Description: The School Fund is dedicated to providing opportunity for impoverished students all over the world through educational scholarships. They created a person-to-person funding site which allows students in need to create personalized profiles and gives...Read more
Categorized as: Africa, Grantees, Job Creation, Poverty Alleviation, Social-Impact Investments
Description: Village Enterprise works to end extreme poverty in rural Africa through entrepreneurship and innovation. The Village Enterprise one-year Graduation program provides groups of three entrepreneurs with seed capital, training and ongoing mentoring by a local...Read more