Our vision is to serve as the industry leader in social enterprise development, capacity building and social investment in Africa.
Afrigrants believes in providing solutions for Africa
Afrigrants designed an innovation called Market Women’s Quick Cash. A financial inclusion solution for market women”. Afrigrants has partnered with Sterling Bank PLC. to implement the solution across Nigeria.
What We Do
Afrigrants works with public sector agencies to achieve their development objectives in the following areas:
Youth Entrepreneurship, Employability and Empowerment
Small Businesses Incubation and Enterprise Development
Women and agriculture
Afrigrants operates a targeted investment portfolio that invests in projects that yield financial returns and make social impact. Afrigrants partners with local entrepreneurs to implement these projects in strategic areas:
Technology based solutions
Afrigrants assists Entrepreneurs of all sizes to position and re-position their businesses for success. An experienced team of experts work with clients to develop strategies for sustainable business growth and diversification.
Afrigrants recognizes that access to funding is a critical concern for most social enterprises, and start-ups and aspiring entrepreneurs. However, many lack the technical skills to write successful proposals or business plans to secure funding and financing. Thus, Afrigrants designs solutions that simplify the processes of seeking funding/financing.
Social Investment Profile
Afrigrants was a pioneering investor in Karabow, a social enterprise that develops mobile telephony solutions for Africa’s poor.
Afrigrants invested in Ligand Corp a medical innovations start up that invented the “DBOX” a battery, operated ventilator to improve the availability of respiratory support in developing nations.
Afrigrants is the main investor in Crossbooks Etc, a contemporary bookstore
What Client’s Say
The Seeker Software will enhance the ability of Africa’s non-profit sector to promote sustainable development, good governance and peaceful co-existence on the continent
This software is very user friendly and helps groups – such as women’s groups carry out tasks that they usually find challenging.
Afrigrants provides a greater opportunity for social enterprises to improve their grant seeking capacity
Without Afrigrants I would not have been able to get my innovation of the ground
What some of our
and partners say