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Our Impact

 

What We Do

ENGAGE

With African female business owners to determine and address the challenges they encounter in running their business

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TRAIN

African female business owners on how to build scalable best-in-class businesses and to be investor-ready

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POSITION

African female-owned businesses to be market leaders 

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Why HER?

“A $300 billion gap in financing exists for formal, women-owned small businesses, and more than 70 percent of women-owned small and medium enterprises have inadequate or no access to financial services.” ― Ifc.org
  • ImpactHER is an impact driven nonprofit organization that seeks to empower African female entrepreneurs by bridging the gender business financing gap so as to help African female entrepreneurs realize their full economic potential.
  • Our ultimate goal is to utilize our institutional investing experience to prepare best-in-class African female market leaders.
  • We do this by training African female entrepreneurs on how to build scalable businesses and access institutional investors.
  • We believe that empowering African women entrepreneurs is critical to building the African economy and spurring economic growth.
 
 

Monica Musonda

Founder & CEO, Java Foods

Zambia

Java Foods was founded in 2012 with the objective of providing convenient, affordable and nutritious foods made from local products.

Akosua Annobil

Founder, TechInGhana

Ghana

Tech in Ghana (TIG) is a leading platform bringing together Ghana’s Tech Ecosystem for global knowledge sharing, valuable networking, and to showcase innovation. 

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Charlyn Kentaro

CEO, Kentaro Hair Organics

Uganda

The Good Hair Collective brand is for those who recognise quality and are aware of the risks of cancers from too many chemicals in hair products.

 
 

ImpactHER has trained over 4,000 African female entrepreneurs, that own small and medium-sized businesses, across 38 African countries.

Our Footprint

SOCHI, RUSSIA, Oct 23, 2019 - (ACN Newswire) - Russia-Africa Summit will welcome many African leaders, mainly men and many in the political sphere. One well-known woman will stand out. Isabel dos Santos is a globally known African investor and she speaks more than 5 lan...

The Future Energy Nigeria conference and exhibition is proud to host this year’s highly anticipated Women in Power Luncheon, which will take place during the event on 13 November in Lagos.

“The Women in Power Luncheon aims to celebrate the role that women play in...

In Kenya, the beauty and cosmetics industry has become the new hub of investment that is pulling in both foreign and local entrepreneurs to establish new lines of beauty products. Despite its attractiveness, however, 70% of women say they still don't feel represented in...

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  Lagos, Nigeria

  Nairobi, Kenya

  New York, USA

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