The Sahara Impact Fund

A strategic partnership between Sahara Foundation, Ford Foundation, LEAP Africa and Impact Investment Foundation created to support the generation of innovative solutions which will increase access to clean energy, promote sustainable environments all targeted at accelerating attainment of the SDGs in a manner that results in measurable social impact.

The fund’s capacity set at over $100,000 with opportunity for incremental access by beneficiaries based on impact is open to youth across Ghana, Nigeria, Cote d‘ Ivoire, Kenya, Guinea, South Sudan, Tanzania, Cameroun and Zambia. The programme will directly support 10 social entrepreneurs who will in- turn impact over 1500 beneficiaries within their immediate communities in a sustainable manner annually.