Meet the Kiya Sua Women’s Group reshaping their future and that of their children through entrepreneurship, financial independence, and women empowerment. Check it out!
Read a comprehensive report of this year’s Africa Climate Week from our Programs Director Dora Okeyo and Arkaria Impact Centre’s Development Specialist and Coordinator, Alais Morindat.
Join us in celebrating Peter’s successful 100-mile ride and meeting his fundraising goals for GPFD! Discover the incredible impact your support has on East African communities, empowering them to thrive.
Discover the inspiring story of Maranatha Enyem, the ‘women in agriculture’ transforming Turkana, Kenya. Learn how their locally-led initiatives and support from GPFD are shaping a brighter future for their community.
Learn how She Screens Uganda, in partnership with GPFD, aims to create a society free from cervical cancer through awareness, essential screenings, and partnership.
S01E01: Owen Gaffney Talks About Building a Sustainable Future through Climate Action and Systems Change
Owen Gaffney, visionary strategist and co-author of Earth for All, shares valuable insights on the urgency of climate action, the importance of systems change, and the role of collaboration in tackling these complex issues.
Meet this year’s BCF fellows that will be partnering with on-the-ground GPFD staff to advance initiates in East Africa. Join us in welcoming them to the team!
We’re thrilled to support Regina, a former scholarship recipient, in her journey to expand Genesis Pre-Primary and Primary School in her Maasai community. Regina’s dedication to empowering her community through education and development is truly inspiring.
Learn how Menya Accelerator empowers Burundian youth through mentorship and entrepreneurial leadership after the success of its first ever pilot program!
Exciting news! We’re partnering with Peter Strzebniok, Principal architect and co-founder of nottoscale, to bring innovative and sustainable solutions to the challenges facing communities in East Africa.
Read a detailed account of the ongoing drought in Tanzania affecting local communities like Arkaria Village. Community facilitator, and long-time partner, Alais Morindat identifies threats and proposes potential solutions to the ongoing crisis.
Episode 7: Alex Counts Talks About Empowering the Poor Through Financial Access and Women Empowerment
Alex Counts is the founder of the Grameen Foundation and the author of Small Loans Big Dreams. In this podcast episode, Alex discusses how we can empower the poor, especially women, by providing the basic tools they need to grow and thrive.
Talia Milgrom-Elcott is the founder and Executive Director of Beyond100K, a national network focused on centering equity and belonging in their pursuit to prepare and retain 150,000 science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) teachers over a decade, by 2032.