Social Enterprise

Main partners: Ingoboka coffee cooperative Number of direct beneficiaries: ca. 350 cooperative members Number of indirect beneficiaries: ca. 2,000 dependants Community percentage of profit sharing: at least 70% Material community benefits: 11 rotating i ...

Classification CriteriaSocial Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

Beginning with only 27 women, Gahaya Links is now a profitable enterprise that works with 4,500 artisans in 40 cooperatives and associations that it helped to establish all over Rwanda. Since its establishment Gahaya Links has not only thrived economicall ...

Classification CriteriaSocial Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

Jenny and Anne believe you will love your Gitarama purse and the hope it represents. Your purchase enables the Rwandan artisans to support their families in a sustainable way and continues the progress currently happening in the country. Each artisan is p ...

Classification CriteriaSocial Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

I-DEV is a strategy and investment advisory firm focused on growing and scaling leading companies in emerging markets. Over the last decade, I-DEV has advised 350+ companies and helped raise $80M+ in financing for seed to growth stage companies across Sub ...

Classification CriteriaSocial Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:Kenya
Secondary Country/ Countries Where Active:Botswana, Kenya, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Ikiraro Investments is a Rwandan corporation looking for a hand up and not a hand out. This organization's core value is centered on education as the foundation to establish and sustain businesses to address local poverty and hunger concerns.The business ...

Classification CriteriaSocial Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda
Indego Africa

Emphasizing entrepreneurship and independence, Indego Africa empowers African women to lift their families out of poverty through fair trade partnerships, international export market access, and long-term skills.

Classification CriteriaSocial Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

The Ingenzi Knit Union, a knitting cooperative in Rwanda. Ingenzi Knit Union works closely with Rwanda Knits, a U.S. based non-profit which provides hand-operated, American-made knitting machines, technical, and business training to low-income Rwandan wom ...

Classification CriteriaCooperative or Membership Association, Social Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda
Inyenyeri

We provide products that all households need and pay for– energy for cooking and cookstoves. We manufacture, distribute and sell Biomass Cooking-Fuel Pellets and LuciaStoves™ in Rwanda. Our philosophy is to give poor housholds powerful incentives to chang ...

Classification CriteriaSocial Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

Collin Sekajugo is on a mission to "use art to change lives." Over the last two years, these words have become more than a credo for the self-taught artist, who has dedicated himself to founding and directing Ivuka Arts Kigali: an ambitious arts project t ...

Classification CriteriaSocial Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

For-profit. KEZA exemplifies what the market is clamoring for; ethically driven fashion. KEZA has chosen to partner with aid agencies to maintain a more stable and consistent relationship with the Artisans we represent. These agencies specialize in entrep ...

Classification CriteriaSocial Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda
Kigali Sanitation Ltd

KIGALI SANITATION Ltd deals with waste management services through following departments:1. General rubbish collection and transportation to landfills2. E-waste collections and exporting3. Bins and other hygienic kits selling4. Cleaning5. Education projec ...

Classification CriteriaEnvironmental Goods or Services, Social Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

Kivu Dairy is Rwanda's first private milk collection center, jointly owned by the local dairy cooperative in Gisenyi (CODERU) and social business builder Rwanda ventures. Kivu Dairy provides training and capacity building for farmers, enabling them to imp ...

Classification CriteriaCooperative or Membership Association, Social Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

The centre will offer technical training and workshops; mentoring in business performance, entrepreneurship, management, marketing and accounting; as well as access to financing, markets and technology. Entrepreneurs can choose to learn fruit processing a ...

Classification CriteriaSocial Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

Misozi Coffee Company Limited is a leading Rwandan coffee exporting and marketing company for over 7,000 small holder growers in 8 member cooperatives. Set up in 2007 from Misozi Union, and wholly owned by the eight member cooperatives, Misozi Coffee has ...

Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

We are a social enterprise that sought to provide an affordable and clean off-grid lighting system for the world's poor. So, we created the Nuru Light, the most affordable and efficient lighting system in the world. Rural Retail   Nuru Light scr ...

Classification CriteriaNot For Profit, Social Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

Kigeme, Kiziba, and Gihembe are names of refugee camps within Rwanda. The tragic 1994 genocide and years of fighting among Hutu, Tutsi, and governmental factions displaced nearly 2.5 million people by the end of 1999.     Repatriation efforts ...

Classification CriteriaFairtrade or Similar, Social Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

When a hen house is built it creates jobs in the areas of construction, business, farming, transportation and animal care. Stateside partners provide skill training for each of these jobs, as each job is carried out egg production begins. Approximately ha ...

Classification CriteriaSocial Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

The Peace Guest House in Kamembe enjoys stunning views over Lake Kivu. It was constructed to provide sustainable local employment, encourage tourists to the area, provide accommodation for business, government and NGO visitors and to generate sustained in ...

Classification CriteriaSocial Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

The long term aim of the ReGeneration Music Centre is to train Rwandan teachers so that the project will become self sustaining and create income generating, employment and social opportunities for the community.

Classification CriteriaSocial Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

The union RWANDA ART is an organization of and for artisans. It is based in the city of Butare, Huye District, Southern Province of Rwanda. RWANDA ART currently represents three large production and sales cooperatives from different regions in the South. ...

Classification CriteriaCooperative or Membership Association, Fairtrade or Similar, Social Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

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