One Acre Fund
To get farming families out of extreme poverty.
A comprehensive group of services to subsistence farmers that include organizing farmers into producer groups, providing seeds and fertilizer on credit, education, insuring their crops against significant draught or disease and providing post-harvest and market support to help them store and sell harvests for profit.
Where they work
Kenya, Rwanda, Burundi,Tanzania, Uganda and Malawi.
US$83 million FY16 (Dec16).
Delivered to date
As of 2015, served 305,400 farm families per year cultivating 160,389 acres and total impact of approximately ~$57M.
Farmers increase their farm profits and use the additional income to pay for school fees, obtain greater quantities and diversity of food, open new businesses and build better homes.
Reach 1.25 million farm families by 2020 in the core program and another 2 million farmers through government partnerships and the private sector.
Our investment so far
US$3,050,000 unrestricted grants.