What is Shared Interest Foundation?
A: Founded in 2004, Shared Interest Foundation is a registered charity that relies on charitable donations to provide practical support to businesses in the developing world. This involves training that allows individuals to create sustainable employment in the community.
Can I leave a legacy?
A: You can. To find out more please read this information booklet.
Could you explain the difference between the Foundation and Society?
A: They are two separate legal entities. The Society relies on the capital invested by its members in the form of withdrawable share capital. The Foundation, a registered charity, relies on donations which, can be gift aided. They also receive money from Comic Relief and other grants. In terms of what they do, the Society lends money and the Foundation undertakes training and building of support organisations.
Who are our partners?
You an read about our partners in our Impact Report here.