UK Aid Direct Grant
We are very pleased to announce that Balloon Ventures Foundation has been awarded a UK aid grant from the UK Government’s Department for International Development. This builds on support for previously secured through Argidius Foundation, Citi Foundation, Global Innovation Fund, IDEO.ORG, and will make a significant contribution to the creation good quality jobs for poor and marginalised people in the Rift Valley region of Kenya.
Balloon Ventures is deeply committed to global efforts to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, and firmly believe that high potential small businesses have a critical role to play in providing decent work and inclusive, sustainable economic growth. This grant will help create hundreds of safe, secure and fairly paid jobs where they are needed most, improving the lives of more than 2000 beneficiaries.