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Updates On The Fundraising Kachumbari.

In a bid to generate support for local development needs through local philanthropy, the Kenya Association of Fundraising Professionals(KAFP) and Yetu Initiative entered into a partnership in December 2016, to jointly develop a regional resource mobilisation product dubbed, “the fundraising kachumbari”. The fundraising kachumbari is a series of workshops held quarterly, in three regions namely; Western… Continue reading Updates On The Fundraising Kachumbari.

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Yetu At The African Philanthropy Conference.

The International Society Third Sector Research (ISTR) held its 4th African Regional Conference from 20th -23rd June 2017 in Accra, Ghana. This annual conference brings together scholars, researchers and practitioners from the civil society, philanthropy and non-profit sector in Africa to allow for the exchange of research findings and practical experiences. This year’s theme was,… Continue reading Yetu At The African Philanthropy Conference.

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Fundraising from Kenyans in the Diaspora.

Is Diaspora “The Next Frontier for Resource Mobilisation”? Gone are the days when Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) received ‘unlimited’ funding from charities and donors in the West. This is attributable to factors within the landscape in which they operate. First, austerity and the economic downturn in many of Kenya’s traditional donor countries have led to… Continue reading Fundraising from Kenyans in the Diaspora.