African Grantmakers Network

African Grantmakers Network (AGN) - Voice and Action for African Philanthropy is a continent-wide network of African grantmaking organizations that facilitates networking and experience-sharing among established and emerging African philanthropic institutions. AGN aims at consolidating the voice for African philanthropy to address social injustice and development issues on the continent.

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What We Do

Engaging African Leaders

We work with African Philanthropic organisations to identify and profile African philanthropy icons. This includes publicising and conducting research on cutting – edge philanthropic issues in Africa. Learn more...

Policy Advocacy/Enabling Environment

We support member-driven advocacy, for purposes of documenting knowledge on policy discussions on African Philanthropy. Learn more...

Thought Leadership

AGN’s strength and capacity is in its ability to generate knowledge and convening platforms aimed at conducting and disseminating scoping on African philanthropy. Learn more...

Membership Services

Creating knowledge platform for providing access to information, for our members and the public. This includes facilitating demand-driven peer learning opportunities. Learn more...

News and Opportunities

2014 AGN ASSEMBLY - EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION NOW OPEN
Date Posted: 23-Jul-2014  
NEW! NOMINATIONS DEADLINE EXTENDED for the 2014 African Philanthropy Award
Date Posted: 18-Jul-2014  
NEW! CALL FOR 2014 AGN Assembly Session Proposals now open!
Date Posted: 18-Jun-2014  
AGN THINK PIECE on philanthropy - The Africapitalist Philanthropist
Date Posted: 17-Jan-2014  
Making Real Social Change
Date Posted: 15-Jan-2014  
Empowering families for Innovative Philanthropy
Date Posted: 03-Jan-2014