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Special thanks

Thank you to the following people who have graciously given their time to One Acre Fund

Governing Board

  • Joel Ackerman
  • William Asiko
  • Karl Hofmann
  • Matt Forti
  • James Mwangi
  • Fred Ogana
  • Rebecca Onie
  • Ada Osakwe
  • Andrew Youn

Netherlands Board

  • Robert Amelung
  • Cor Oudes
  • Femke Rotteveel

UK Board

  • Sonny Bardhan
  • Suveer Kothari
  • Pooja Mall
  • Steve Wiggins

Advisory Board

  • Chris Addy
  • David Cohen
  • Martin Fisher
  • Nicole Gardner
  • Karl Hofmann
  • Tony Kalm
  • Richard Passov
  • James Wesner

Chicago Gala Planning Committee

  • Susan Diamond
  • Dev Patel
  • James Wesner (Gala Chairman)
  • Paul Wormley

Chicago Gala Host Committee

  • Carol Anderson
  • Bill Bennett
  • The Combe Family
  • Roxanne Hori
  • Barry Merkin
  • Ben Olds

People Advisory Committee

  • Kristin¬†Brennan
  • Alison Lawrence
  • Monica Marcel
  • Barry Marshall
  • Danit Schleman
  • Randall Stieghorst
  • Vaishnavi Tekumalla

Rwanda Advisory Board

  • Serge Kamuhinda
  • Faustin Mbundu Kananura
  • Amb. Gideon Kayinamura
  • Dr. Athanase Mukuralinda
  • James Munanura
  • Dr. Charles Murekezi
  • Jean Claude Musabyimana
  • Patience Mutesi
  • Telesphore Ndabamenye
  • George Ngarambe
  • Yves Bernard Ningabire
  • Robert Nyamvumba
  • Lt. Col. Emmanuel Nzamurambaho
  • Phillip Nzayire
  • Angelline Rudakubana
  • Evariste Rugigana
  • Desire Rusatira
  • Steven Ruzibiza
  • MP Gabriel Semasaka

Special Acknowledgements

  • A to Z Foundation
  • Dean Sally Blount and the Kellogg Community
  • Calvert Impact Capital
  • Candide Group
  • Greg Casagrande
  • Casten Family
  • Ceniarth
  • Citibank
  • Chris and Christina Combe
  • Echoing Green
  • The ELMA Growth Foundation
  • Energising Development
  • Willy Foote
  • Sarah, Emily and Ben Forti
  • Global Health Corps
  • Margaux Hall
  • Mahri Holt
  • MCE Social Capital
  • Netri Foundation
  • I Do Foundation
  • Impact Assets
  • Kiva
  • Melih and Zeynep Keyman
  • Becky and Lester Knight
  • Harry and Julie Kraemer
  • Carol and Larry Levy Family
  • Libra Foundation
  • Derek and Diana Lidow
  • Life You Can Save
  • MercyCorps
  • Carol Oken
  • Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC)
  • Bill Quinn
  • Joel Segre
  • President Morty Schapiro and the Northwestern Community
  • Sidley Austin LLP (One Acre Fund's 2018 Service Partner of the Year)
  • Skoll Foundation
  • Sunu Capital
  • Chuck Slaughter
  • Ryah Whalen
  • Steve and Sue Wilson
  • Jeanne Wussler
  • Joseph, Paul and Teresa Youn