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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
  • Agnes Gathaiya
  • Ada Osakwe
  • Andrew Youn

Netherlands Board

  • Robert Amelung
  • Femke Rotteveel
  • Jan Willem Baud
  • Matthew Forti
  • Aaltje de Roos
  • Jasper Snoek

UK Board

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

Advisory Board

  • Chris Addy
  • David I. Cohen
  • Martin Fisher
  • Nicole Gardner
  • Tony Kalm
  • Richard Passov
  • James Wesner
  • Serge Kamuhinda
  • Faustin Mbundu Kananura
  • Amb. Gideon Kayinamura
  • Dr. Athanase Mukuralinda
  • James Munanura
  • Patience Mutesi
  • George Ngarambe
  • Rebecca Onie
  • Angelline Rudakubana
  • Jenny Scharrer
  • Juliana Kantengwa
  • Amb. George William Kayonga
  • Dr. Charles Murekezi
  • Jean Claude Musabyimana
  • Phillip Nzaire
  • Evariste Rugigana
  • MP Gabriel Semasaka
  • Robert Ssali
  • Yves Bernard Ningabire
  • Dr. Laetitia Nyinawamwiza

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
  • Serena Kohli Lal

New York Planning Committee

  • Keech Combe Shetty
  • Carol Kim
  • Mark Rossi
  • Simi Sandhu
  • Johanna Simon
  • Bill Quinn
  • David Tomback (Chairman)

People Advisory Committee

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

Special Acknowledgements

  • A to Z Foundation
  • Dean Francesca Cornelli and the Kellogg Community
  • Candide Group
  • Greg Casagrande
  • The 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
  • Netri Fundación Privada
  • 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
  • Bill Quinn
  • Joel Segre
  • President Morty Schapiro and the Northwestern Community
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • Skoll Foundation
  • Sunu Capital
  • Chuck Slaughter
  • Ryah Whalen
  • Steve and Sue Wilson
  • Jeanne Wussler
  • Joseph, Paul and Teresa Youn
  • Adrian Dominican Sisters
  • Align Impact
  • Impact Bridge
  • King Philanthropies
  • Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart
  • John Murphy
  • The Religious Communities Impact Fund, Inc
  • Tayo Rockson
  • Seton Enablement Fund
  • U.S International Development Finance Corporation (DFC)
  • University of the South