eha Impact Ventures (EIV) Secures $25,000 Grant to Enhance Community Healthcare in Nigeria.

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Abuja, Nigeria – June 15, 2023

eha Impact Ventures (EIV), a philanthropic impact investment enterprise, facilitated a $25,000 grant from a USA Family Donor-Advised Fund (DAF). The grant is a recognition of its portfolio company, EHA Clinics’, impact in increasing accessible community healthcare in Nigeria.

EIV has implemented an innovative funding method that enables philanthropic donations to support impact-driven businesses. The $25,000 grant will develop a new primary healthcare hub for the Reaching Everyone with Accessible Community Health (REACH) Programme in Gyadi-Gyadi,Taurani, Kano, to serve an additional 2,000 people yearly.

The primary healthcare hub comprises six health posts and community pharmacies to provide primary health care, childbirth & maternal care, home care, telemedicine, and pharmacy services to the community and its environs.

The CEO and Co-Founder of eha Impact Ventures, Evelyn Castle, commented, “Getting the DAF grant demonstrates our commitment and effectiveness in acquiring catalytic capital for our portfolio companies and our drive to support much-needed global healthcare initiatives across Africa.”

Since 2019, REACH has served over 7,000 families and will impact 20,000 families by 2024. “We are grateful for the recognition of our work and the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of Gyadi-Gyadi residents,” said Paul Hogan, VP/Chief Operating Officer at EHA Clinics.

He added, “We recognise and appreciate our investor company, eha Impact Ventures (EIV), for their crucial role in facilitating this grant, and our local stakeholders, the Kano Emirates Council Committee on Health, who ensured that the services fit the unique needs and concerns of the Gyadi-Gyadi community. With their assistance, we secured a central location for our clinic with access to public transportation and a well-developed road network, making services accessible to residents.”

About eha Impact Ventures

eha Impact Ventures (EIV) is a philanthropic impact investing enterprise that supports early-stage, high-impact, women-led businesses in Africa. Unlike traditional business financing, EIV offers flexible and innovative financing paired with high-quality, local, shared business resources to ensure business growth and success.  Learn more –

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About REACH:

REACH is EHA Clinics’ community-based intervention program designed to improve access and utilisation of quality healthcare through innovative interventions on both the demand and supply side, using a collaborative community approach to increase healthcare access and reduce poverty.

Since its inception in 2019, REACH has served over 7000+ families in Kano state, undertaken over 17,000+ homecare visits, and trained over 50+ community health workers to deliver quality and affordable healthcare.

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