FUNDING FOR AFRICA:
MEMBER LED INITIATIVES
FUNDING TO SUPPORT FAMILIES MOST IN NEED
Led by Sam Chappatte & Peter Ndwiga, Support a Family, gets food into the hands of the most vulnerable families by means of an online platform where donors can purchase baskets to be distributed through community organisations to those most in need.
FUNDING TO ASSIST IN BUILDING LOCAL VENTILATORS
Led by Neil Sandy, Paul Robinson (UK) and Dhruv Pandit (Kenya), Ventilate Africa aims to save lives through locally building ventilators to help combat COVID-19 and save lives.
PROVIDING KENYA WITH EMERGENCY CASH TRANSFERS
Led by Samir Ibrahim, the aim of Shikilia is to deliver cash transfers to vulnerable households in Kenya impacted by COVID-19, building ongoing support for government cash transfers and to make the lives of the most vulnerable easier during the pandemic.
PROVIDING KENYANS WITH FREE SOAP, HAND WASHING STATIONS AND MASKS
Led by Greg Murray Safe Hands Kenya is a mission-driven alliance of Kenyan organisations deploying free soap, hand-washing stations and masks to Kenyans, and disinfecting public spaces, as a first line of defence against COVID-19.
FUND TOWARDS ISOLATION AND TREATMENT CENTRES
Led by Fola Laoye and Ali Safieddine, Eti-Osa isolation and treatment centre aims to offer eighty hospital beds and a full equipped ICU unit with the goal to assist in the efficient cure of COVID-19.