WHO WE ARE
Ufadhili Trust is East Africa’s leading proponent of Social Responsibility. Founded in 2001 as a non profit, support organization under the Public Trust Act ( Laws of Kenya), Ufadhili Trust exist to promote a culture of responsible , sustainable and ethical practiced among businessses , goverment and citizen in East Africa.
In 1998 , the Ford Foundation East Africa Office commissioned work to cxplore the idea of self relaince and community – led and resourced development. This work occassioned by the need to reduce dependence on foreign aid. Called Africa Philanthropy Initiative (API), the work involved research, focused duscussion and debate on sustainability of developement efforts by stakeholders throughout Africa. The efforts resulted in to important ideas, initiative and institutons. Among these institutions was Ufadhili Trust; also know as the Center for Philanthropy and Social Responsibility.
Ufadhili ‘s Vision is to see businesses , goverment and people in East Africa working for the common good of society ensuring economic prosperity , social equity and environmental justice.
Ufadhili Trust exists to promote a culture of responsible practice among business, goverments and citizens in East Africa.
Our Core Values
We believe that ;
- Responsible and ethical business is good for the society
- Responsible goverments must be transparent and accountable to all shareholders
- Reponsible citizens must be active in society and hold each other accountable for their actions
- All stakeholders have anobligation to priotise the common good