Persuading people to help build an endowment fund that will support civil society capacity-building is never an easy task. In a country with extremes of poverty and immediate need like Kenya, it must be even more difficult. After four years of running grantmaking programmes, the Kenya Community Development Foundation (KCDF) is trying to do just this. Caroline Hartnell asked Director Monica Mutuku how she gets over these difficulties.
Selling the idea of an endowment