AgeWatch Africa Foundation

Company overview
Headquarters: Kenya
Countries of Operations: Kenya
Women owned /led: Founded by at least one woman, At least 30% of women in board of directors
Year of founding: 2019
Number of FTEs : 5 to 20 FTEs
Legal status of the organization : Non-profit
Company overview
Headquarters: Mexico
Countries of Operations: Mexico
Legal status of the organization : For-profit
Year of founding: 2018
Number of FTEs : 5 to 20 FTEs
Women owned / led: Founder
Care economy activities and business model
About the organization:
AgeWatch Africa Foundation (AAF) is a non-profit social enterprise whose mission is to provide compassionate and high-quality care to the elderly in rural Kenya. AAF provides a variety of care services including home care, group day-care, palliative care and a full-service residential care facility. AAF’s customers include economically disadvantaged, those in poor health, people living with disability, and those living alone.
Activities in the care economy: Provision of affordable services that provide care & domestic work
Stage of growth: Small scale roll-out/Early stage
Type of services: Elderly-care (Ages 60 and above), Care for persons with special needs (disabled / differently abled persons), Care for people with illnesses
Number of customers (2020): Less than 1,000
Number of customers (2019): Less than 1,000
Number of customers (2018): Not applicable
Financials
Profitability status: Not profitable yet but planning to become profitable within 3 years
Revenue USD (2020): Less than 10,000
Revenue USD (2019): Less than 10,000
Revenue USD (2018): Not applicable
Pathways to impact
Challenge addressed: Lack of recognition and action with regards to unfair distribution of care and domestic work, Lack of affordable solutions to reduce amount of time spent on care and domestic work, Others
Pathway to impact - 4 Rs: Recognize, Reduce
Populations affected: Unpaid care workers, Paid care workers, Elderly people, Persons with special needs or with illnesses
Number of people served (2020): Less than 1,000
Number of people served (2019): Less than 1,000
Number of people served (2019): Not applicable