Social Impact Project for Finance & Impact Investment Expert for African Tech Startup


How This Works

In the MovingWorlds Institute Global Fellowship, you will learn how to advance your for-good career while getting hands on experience on projects like this one.

Project Description and Impact

We are a hard-tech as a service company (HAAS) based in Rwanda and Uganda. We developed a business in a box solar kiosk, app and software platform that empowers mostly women and people with disabilities using a micro franchise business model. We offer key services on the kiosk such as internet WIFI, intranet solutions for offline users, and phone charging services. With our app, we offer additional services such as airtime, mobile money, prepaid electricity, and tax payment services to create a one-stop shop center for our customers. On our intranet network, we offer branding capabilities for companies, data collection, and user analytics.

We are looking for a fund manager to help us optimize our investment documentation such as pitch deck, financial projections, and development of a strategy to seek investors for our company. The project will also help us develop a valuation amount and also come up with an exit strategy. The goal of the project is investment readiness documentation that will help us achieve its goal of raising an A round. 

This position will help us increase our impact on the continent by expanding to more marketplace and expand our network to more communities across Africa. It will also help improve our technology development to increase our technological impact on the ground. Our goal is to collect better data to be able to improve our impact on the ground. 

 

Learning Opportunity

By participating in the MovingWorlds Institute, you will first learn social impact frameworks and human-centered design before putting your existing skills and new knowledge to action.In addition, this organization will expose you to new things, like:

Hands-on experience with a social enterprise scaling innovative solutions in Africa, learn about the different ecosystem, challenges that are different then any other continent. 

Additional Benefits

This is a virtual project

Virtual

This project accepts virtual experteers.

About the Hosting Organization

ARED is a For-profit working on Computer Hardware, Renewables & Environment.

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