HerVenture in Kenya
Our free business skills app HerVenture has supported over 5,000 women entrepreneurs in Kenya to grow their businesses.
HerVenture is one of the Foundation’s five flagship programmes. The business skills mobile learning app provides women entrepreneurs of micro and small enterprises with the knowledge and skills to successfully grow their businesses. It has reached more than 65,000 women to date, supporting over 5,000 women in Kenya alone.
The app offers essential business training and support on the go. It features a range of learning tracks on topics including launching a business, accessing finance, expanding market access and e-commerce.
HerVenture has been available in Kenya since mid-2020, where it has supported thousands of women to strengthen and grow their businesses. The app’s continued success is made possible thanks to our funding partners DHL Express and in-country delivery partners Sinapis. For more information about the history of the the app, please take a look at our HerVenture programme page.
HerVenture's impact in Kenya
81% of users reported an increase in confidence after using the app
“[Road to Growth] is the kind of training to help you to be able to prepare yourself for funding... it was very insightful” HerVenture user in Kenya
54% of HerVenture users said record keeping was the greatest change they effected in their business
Watch our video about the impact of HerVenture in Kenya:
HerVenture has supported thousands of women entrepreneurs in Kenya since its launch in the country in 2020.
HerVenture: a business skills learning app
HerVenture is one of the Foundation's five flagship programmes, which also include Road to Growth, Road to Leadership, Road to Finance, and the Mentoring Women in Business programme. It provides women entrepreneurs of micro and small enterprises with the knowledge and skills to successfully grow their businesses. It has reached more than 65,000 women to date.