Samasource

Youth Livelihoods

Purpose

Expand Samasource’s online program to train and employ disadvantaged young people in Kenya

Why We Partnered

The MasterCard Foundation has partnered with Samasource to expand its online work employment model and broaden its impact by building out its technology platform. The partnership will also allow Samasource to provide digital skills training and employment to young people, particularly women, living in slums and peri-urban areas in Kenya. These young people will also receive life skills training and transitional support into formal employment opportunities.

Amount:

$5.3 million

Term:

Five years

Location:

Kenya