Partners

The Foundation works with more than 100 partners in countries across Africa and in Canada. Together, we have improved the lives of more than 25 million people and their families.

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  • AGRA


    Project: Financial Inclusion for Smallholder Farmers in Africa Project (FISFAP)

    Amount: $15.5 million

    Countries: Ghana, Kenya, Tanzania

    Expand access to financial services for 728,000 smallholder farmers in Tanzania, Kenya, and Ghana by using agribusinesses as a method of financing.

    Support agricultural market information systems and payment innovations to serve farmers with a range of financial and non-financial services.

    Share financial inclusion models and approaches through research, documentation, and dissemination.

    Related Initiatives:

    • Rural and Agricultural Finance
  • CAP Youth Empowerment Institute


    Project: Phase II

    Amount: $10.5 million

    Countries: Kenya

    Provide 23,000 economically disadvantaged young people with improved soft, technical, and vocational skills, links to jobs and business opportunities, and access to financial services in the agricultural, manufacturing, and service sectors.

    Support the Kenyan Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) system to strengthen and scale its national skills development program, reaching an additional 39,000 youth.

    Support 4,000 youth to establish or grow microbusinesses.

    Related Initiatives:

    • Youth Employability and Entrepreneurship
  • Dalberg Global Development Advisors (K) Ltd


    Project: PASU Support

    Amount: $1.5 million

    Countries: Kenya

    Support the national coordination of all youth employment programs in Kenya via the President’s office.

    Related Initiatives:

    • Country-level Programs
  • Deloitte & Touche (Deloitte Kenya)


    Project: YALI – East Africa Regional Leadership Centre

    Amount: $3.3 million

    Countries: Kenya

    Provide high-quality leadership training to young African leaders aged 18 to 35 years.

  • Equity Bank Limited


    Project: Young Africa Works - Kenya (Demand side)

    Amount: $21 million

    Countries: Kenya

    Grow micro, small and medium-scale enterprises (MSMEs) through a combination of training and access to finance.

    Related Initiatives:

    • Country-level Programs
  • Equity Group Foundation (EGF)


    Project: Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program

    Amount: $40.9 million

    Countries: Kenya

    Provide comprehensive scholarship support, leadership development, career guidance, and mentoring to 5,600 academically talented, yet financially disadvantaged students, enabling them to complete secondary school in Kenya.

    Related Initiatives:

    • Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program

    Project: Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program – Phase II (Wings to Fly)

    Amount: $62.6 million

    Countries: Kenya

    Provide comprehensive scholarship support, leadership development, career guidance, and mentoring to 5,000 academically talented, yet financially disadvantaged students, enabling them to complete secondary school in Kenya.

    Related Initiatives:

    • Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program

    Project: Young Africa Works - Kenya (Demand side)

    Amount: $3.2 million

    Countries: Kenya

    Grow micro, small and medium-scale enterprises (MSMEs) through a combination of training and access to finance.

    Related Initiatives:

    • Country-level Programs
  • Global e-Schools and Communities Initiative


    Project: African Digital Schools Initiative (ADSI)

    Amount: $7.6 million

    Countries: Côte d’Ivoire, Kenya, Tanzania

    Improve student learning outcomes in science, math, and English subjects in secondary schools located in under-resourced regions of Kenya, Tanzania, and Côte d’Ivoire.

    Increase capacity of 1,200 secondary school teachers to use computers and internet resources to improve science, math, and English subject instruction and student-centred teaching methods.

    Related Initiatives:

    • Innovations in Secondary Education
  • KCB Foundation


    Project: YAW-Kenya 2JIAJIRI

    Amount: $98.0 million

    Countries: Kenya

    Provide technical training in agriculture, construction and/or manufacturing, business development services, and access to loan finance to MSMEs.

    Related Initiatives:

    • Country-level Programs
  • Kenya Commercial Bank Limited (KCB)


    Project: Expanding Access to Finance for Smallholder Farmers

    Amount: $15.5 million

    Countries: Kenya, Rwanda

    Improve access to financial services and markets for two million smallholder farmers living in arid and semi-arid areas in Kenya and Rwanda.

    Enhance delivery of financial and non-financial services to different players within agricultural value chains using an innovative mobile solution.

    Related Initiatives:

    • Rural and Agricultural Finance
  • Kifiya Financial Technology Private Limited Company


    Project: eCommerce MSME Market Place

    Amount: $15.9 million

    Countries: Kenya

    Support existing MSMEs with access to markets, working capital, and expanding opportunities through digital payments.

    Related Initiatives:

    • Country-level Programs