By being agile, demand responsive and first mile focused—we have created a platform for economic growth by partnering with African enterprises, entrepreneurs and community groups to solve development challenges through hands-on training, innovation, and financial management tools. Working with Africans who see the change needed in their communities USADF is partnering our grants and know-how to catalyze true investment for impact. USADF is putting African enterprises and communities on pathway to prosperity.


The U.S. African Development Foundation (USADF) is an independent federal agency established by Congress to support African-led development.