Funding Guidelines

The Argidius Foundation funds projects and organisations that:

  • support business and revenue growth;
  • are cost effective;
  • involve innovation and reasonable risk;
  • are scalable or replicable;
  • reflect capable management and a sound approach;
  • have social and/or environmental benefits;
  • have a potential for poverty reduction;
  • include robust partnerships beneficial for project implementation;
  • have a sound exit strategy;
  • have a potential to leverage Argidius’ funding;
  • have the potential to become sustainable over time;
  • are located in East Africa or Central America.


Our due diligence process includes a safeguarding assessment to protect the safety of children and vulnerable adults. We request all our partners to have relevant safeguarding measures – including safe recruitment, staff training and reporting procedures – in place.