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The GrowthHub and program partner Village Capital are running a second I2I2 accelerator program for start-­ups focused on improving societal and environmental problems in East Africa. Don’t miss your chance at an experiential learning program tailored to your business, plus access to successful mentors and investors from around the world.     Eligibility The [...] […]

Investing Early to Impact World-Changing Solutions


The latest blog post in our Huffington Post impact investing Blog Series, where Ross Baird, Executive Director of Village Capital, discusses the efforts to use impact investing to accelerate the work of social entrepreneurs. He also cites philanthropic and investment support from groups in the U.S. and abroad, that have allowed Village Capital “to provide […]

Local Firms Raise $100,000


Eco Fuels Kenya and Lipisha Raise US$ 50,000 each From GrowthAfrica and Village Capital First Accelerator Progamme By Sam Wakoba Eco Fuels Alan Paul Eco Fuels Kenya and Lipisha Consortium Limited Thursday night secured US$ 50,000 from Growth Africa and Village Capital. Eco Fuels was founded by Alan Paul and Cosmas Ochieng and uses indigenous croton […]