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Who we are

Established in August 2003 by Safaricom Limited, The Safaricom Foundation is one of the largest corporate Foundations in Kenya. Since its inception, it have invested over Ksh 1.8 billion (approximately US$ 21 million) in education, health, economic empowerment, the environment, arts and culture, music and sports. In addition, it has also responded to disasters and humanitarian emergencies.


The mission of the Safaricom Foundation is to build communities and transform lives


The vision of the Safaricom Foundation is a thriving and prosperous Kenya


The following values drive the Foundation's thoughts, words and actions:
  • Move with Speed
  • Simplify the way the Foundation does things: and
  • Build relationships with all the Foundation's stakeholders based on Trust