East Africa Philanthropy Network

Knowledge building

Generating knowledge and data to
influence philanthropy policy and practice

Promoting Local Philanthropy

We advocate for a conducive environment
that nurtures and promotes local philanthropy

Capacity Building

We build the capacity of philanthropy practitioners and organizations
to drive transformative change

We Build Alliances

that promote local giving and resource mobilization
initiatives

Knowledge Hub

Find your area of Community Practice and join peer practitioners to improve your services and products through engagements in conferences, peer-learning platforms, givers lounge among other forums.

East Africa
Data Portal

Learn to increase the use of data and knowledge about philanthropy to inform decisions about resource allocation and to identify strategic partners to enhance the impact of work.

WHAT WE DO

We are a network that connects Trusts, Foundations, Grantmakers and non-Grantmakers
with the aim of promoting a culture of giving.
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UPCOMING EVENTS & OPPORTUNITIES

OUR PROGRAMMES

Knowledge Management

Knowledge management focuses on strengthening data management and application, research, communities of practice through engagement platforms such as conferences, peer-learning platforms, givers lounge among other forums.

Alliance Building

Alliance Building focuses on profiling the philanthropy sector as a strategic partner in national policy and development processes. It also aims to establish a critical mass of strategic partnerships and[...]

Institutional Strengthening

Institutional Strengthening focuses on investing in the capacity development for the secretariat, members and key stakeholders. To enable EAPN become a more dynamic, efficient and sustainable and per-excellence center of[...]

Influencing

EAPN strives to contribute to existence of an enabling environment for local philanthropy to thrive. This includes pushing for a conducive legal and policy environment and institutional regimes that enable[...]
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Partners

MEMBER SPOTLIGHT

New Member Alert!!!!!

Big News! The East Africa Philanthropy Network is on the cusp of a pioneering era, and we are overjoyed to share the driving force behind this shift: the newest addition, the phenomenal Women Fund Tanzania Trust. They are not just dreaming of a Tanzanian society where women realize their utmost potential – they are designing it. Their mission? To break barriers, shape futures, and cultivate a land where women stand tall at the forefront of community transformation. But what truly sets them apart is their strategic roadmap: a harmonious blend of grant-making, the fortification of capabilities, and the passionate zeal to amplify the voices in the feminist women and children’s movement. By pooling our resources, wisdom, and enthusiasm, we are not just aiming for change – we are priming the world for radical change.

HAPENNING ON SOCIAL MEDIA

We are honored to be featured by @K24Tv , highlighting our recent forum, Innovating for Educational Equity, hosted by our Kenyan Working Group on Education on the 27th. This underscores our dedication to fostering meaningful advancements across East Africa.🤝

@ZiziAfrique…

PHILANTHROPY FORUM OF UGANDA.🎉🥳

The @philanthropy_ug , in partnership with @EAPhilanthropy and @CivsourceAfrica , is delighted to announce this year's first convening. Themed Weaving Resilient Communities: Towards a Stronger Social Fabric, this gathering is slated for 14th…

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