Promoting homegrown philanthropy and inclusive development on the African Continent

The African Philanthropy Forum is a strong and vibrant community of partners who through their strategic giving, investments and influence, foster shared prosperity on the African continent.


Engaged approximately 2500  philanthropists in 12 countries across Africa and the World


Created platforms for current and emerging philanthropists to interact, learn and share best practices


Inspired philanthropists and social innovators to increase the scale and impact of their work


Developed the African Philanthropists’ Toolkit to build the capacity of African philanthropists

Join a vibrant network of change makers to build the Africa you want

Why Do
Philanthropists Give?

“Why Give,” a series of interviews with Africa’s strategic philanthropic leaders, shines the spotlight on the purpose driven philanthropy that they conduct to promote inclusive development in Africa.

APF is bridging the gap between donors seeking to fund credible African-led organizations and local organizations doing good.

APF Podcast Series

African Philanthropy Forum community consists of experienced individuals with a track record of success in various fields across the continent. We created the African Philanthropy Podcast Series to share this knowledge with the world and inspire others to action.