Since 2004, Shared Interest Foundation has
been providing practical support to businesses in the developing
world, changing lives in really tangible ways.
For instance since the beginning of Shared Interest
Foundation's work in Rwanda, the number of children
attending school has increased by almost 90% as their
parents can afford to buy uniforms, shoes and books due to their
These organisations are usually too small and new to trade alone
internationally. Some businesses are aiming to become Fairtrade
certified. Others are looking for more immediate support.
Shared Interest Foundation believes that helping small
businesses grow is a vital way of fighting poverty in the
By nurturing these fledgling enterprises, we aim to be a
catalyst for their success.