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  • Turning passion to reality

    for driven African social entrepreneurs

  • Transforming the lives of children in Africa

  • Our regional initiatives 

    support high impact social entrepreneurs

Who we are

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We support social entrepreneurs to turn their dreams into sustainable and scalable ventures with the power to alter societies, creating better lives for children.

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How we work

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Reach for Change helps social entrepreneurs develop innovations that create a better world for children. Find out how.

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Partner with us

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Partner with Reach for Change or engage with us to become part of our movement for a better world for children.

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Social Impact Report 2015

Click here to read about how we are changing the lives of children and communities across Africa.

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Reach for Change, through the support of its partners, invests in exceptional individuals with unique ideas for social change.

We know that our impact cannot always be quantified: we foster empowerment, wellness, hope, dreams, acquisition of skills and knowledge.

Measuring impact, however, has been a priority since Reach for Change’s launch in 2010.

 

 

 

 

Impacting lives

Transforming communities

Through the support of our partners and a proven incubator, we are empowering local heros to create lasting solutions for children and society

1,953

Aspiring social entrepreneurs applied for our innovation competitions

135

Social Entrepreneurs took part in our Accelerator program

57

Change Leaders were supported through our Incubator program

57%

of Change Leaders scaled their impact on children, youth and women by an average increase of 2.6 x

Our Partners

 

Reach for Change has forged strategic partnerships with leading global companies and Non-Governmental Organizations.

Together, we invest in social entrepreneurs with solutions that create a lasting impact in communities across Africa. 

Read more about how we are partnering for change

 

Our Change Leaders

From teaching coding workshops to connecting health providers with mobile phones,

our Change Leaders are improving and even saving lives throughout Africa.

 

Meet our local heroes below.

Where we work

There are 7 countries in Africa where we are touching children’s lives through innovative programs

aimed at identifying and supporting social entrepreneurs to thrive in their sectors and drive change.

 

Tanzania, Rwanda, Ghana, Senegal, Chad, Democratic Republic of Congo and Ethiopia

 

Click each flag below to find out more about our work in each country.

 

 

Media

  • Our blog

    Follow our Africa Blog for news, stories from our Change Leaders, employment opportunities and more.

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  • Our Impact

    Download our 2015 Social Impact Report to learn how we are transforming the social entrepreneurship landscape across the continent.

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  • Read our publications

    Read our publications to find out more about our work and the impact we've made to lives of the children.

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