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Special Thanks

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

Governing Board

  • Ada Osakwe
  • Agnes Gathaiya
  • Andrew Youn
  • Fred Ogana
  • James Mwangi
  • Joel Ackerman
  • Karl Hofmann
  • Matt Forti

Netherlands Board

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

UK Board

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

Advisory Board

  • Angelline Rudakubana
  • Dr. Athanase Mukuralinda
  • Amb. Bill Kayonga
  • Bob Annibale
  • Chris Addy
  • David I. Cohen
  • Lt. Col. Emmanuel Nzamurambaho
  • Faustin Mbundu Kananura
  • Dr. Gabriel Semasaka
  • George Ngarambe
  • Amb. Gideon Kayinamura
  • James Munanura
  • James Wesner
  • Jenny Scharrer
  • John Gachunga
  • Hon. Juliana Kantengwa
  • Martin Fisher
  • Nicole Gardner
  • Patience Mutesi
  • Rebecca Onie
  • Richard Passov
  • Serge Kamuhinda

Chicago Gala Planning Committee

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

Chicago Gala Host Committee

  • Ben Olds
  • Bill Bennett
  • Carol Anderson
  • The Combe Family
  • Roxanne Hori
  • Serena Kohli Lal

New York Planning Committee

  • Bill Quinn
  • Carol Kim
  • David Tomback (Chairman)
  • Keech Combe Shetty
  • Simi Sandhu

Special Acknowledgements

  • A to Z Foundation
  • Adrian Dominican Sisters
  • Align Impact
  • Becky and Lester Knight
  • Candide Group
  • Carol and Larry Levy Family
  • The Casten Family
  • Ceniarth
  • Chris and Christina Combe
  • Chuck Slaughter
  • Citibank
  • Dean Francesca Cornelli and the Kellogg Community
  • Des Walsh
  • Dunn Family Charitable Foundation
  • Echoing Green
  • The ELMA Growth Foundation
  • Energising Development
  • Global Health Corps
  • Global Partnerships
  • Global Social Impact Fund
  • Greg Casagrande
  • Harry and Julie Kraemer
  • I Do Foundation
  • Impact Assets
  • Impact Bridge
  • Jasmine Charitable Trust
  • Jeanne Wussler
  • Joel Segre
  • The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
  • John Murphy
  • Joseph, Paul and Teresa Youn
  • King Philanthropies
  • Kiva
  • The Life You Can Save
  • Libra Foundation
  • Mahri Holt
  • Margaux Hall
  • Melih and Zeynep Keyman
  • MercyCorps
  • Mercy Partnership Fund
  • Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart
  • Netri Fundaci√≥n Privada
  • President Morty Schapiro and the Northwestern Community
  • The Religious Communities Impact Fund, Inc
  • Ryah Whalen
  • Sarah, Emily and Ben Forti
  • Seton Enablement Fund
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • Skoll Foundation
  • Steve and Sue Wilson
  • Sunu Capital
  • Tides Foundation
  • Trillium Asset Management
  • University of the South
  • U.S International Development Finance Corporation (DFC)
  • Willy Foote