Donation: Workplace Rent Subsidy
The Incubator Fund
Incubator Fund covers start-up costs incurred by Indego Africa in
building successful market access partnerships with new artisan groups.
Annual Workplace Rent Subsidy for One Cooperative
Many cooperative groups work in unsafe and remote production facilities. In line with Indego Africa’s commitment to Fair Trade principles, Indego Africa provides a workplace rent subsidy to further prioritize safe and easily accessible working conditions for all artisan partners.
Verified Social Impact
Indego Africa has a proven track record of job creation and economic growth in artisan producer communities:
In 2011, 67% of women earned at least $1 per day, compared to 7% in 2008.
In 2011, 65% of women and their families never ran out of food, compared to 5% in 2008.
In 2011, 78% of women had a bank account, compared to 18% in 2008.
In 2011, 77% of women were satisfied or very satisfied with their quality of life, compared to 8% in 2008.