Assisting the efforts of YPO Led initiatives in response to the COVID-19 crisis
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.
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.