Project Eligibility

Project Eligibility

All applications submitted to the Safaricom Foundation should:

  • Address interventions within the thematic areas of the Foundation as detailed in section i to viii below;
  • Be implemented within the Republic of Kenya;
  • Demonstrate positive impact on a broad population/community and not an individual;
  • Demonstrate sustainability in the long run;
  • Demonstrate tangible measurable outcomes at the community level;
  • Demonstrate community ownership and participation;
  • Be technically sound and viable;
  • Have a budget that accurately reflects the nature of the project to be implemented; and
  • Be submitted and be implemented by organizations that are registered charities, NGOs, CBOs and formally constituted groups.

Non-Fundable Projects

The Safaricom Foundation does not fund the following projects activities:

  • Requests for individual assistance
  • Political activities
  • Projects run by political/religious/faith based organizations unless such projects benefit a broader community irrespective of religious belief.
  • Capacity building, training, awareness creation and related activities
  • Event sponsorships
  • HIV/AIDS prevention, care and treatment activities

The proposal application form can be accessed through the link: