E4Impact Foundation is the leading Alliance of Universities, Companies and Institutions to grow a new generation of African impact entrepreneurs and to promote Partnerships between Europe and Africa. Its main aim is to enhance the sustainable development of fast-growing economies by training impact entrepreneurs and scaling the growth of their businesses. E4Impact currently offers its programs in 12 African countries with a goal of training over 3,000 entrepreneurs, and establishing 1,000 new enterprises and thousands of new jobs in the formal economy.
In 2018, the Foundation was funded by the Italian Agency for Development Co-operation to start and manage the E4Impact Accelerator which works with Kenyan businesses:
- Grow their Business
- Scale their Impact
- Facilitate Investment Fundraising
- Provide Market Linkages to African & International markets.