About Fursad Fund


Fursad Fund is an independent trust fund, entirely funded and managed by Somalis for the sole purpose of creating opportunities for employment, entrepreneurship, business, education and training, by harnessing the financial capital of Somalis with the private sector and government contribution. The ultimate objective of Fursad Fund is to seize the momentum of recovery with Somali-owned, Somali-led targeted interventions.


To contribute to sustainable development and peace in all Somali regions, by mobilising all Somalis to be part of the recovery process and create opportunities.


To envision a strong, just and progressive Somalia, where citizens take the ownership and work together to build a cohesive society.

Core Values

  • Accountability

    To be financially accountable to all our stakeholders – community, donors, volunteers, staff, etc.

  • Transparency

    To persistently maintain a line of communication with our stakeholders, so that they know what the Fursad Fund is doing or saying.

  • Swiftness

    Fursad Fund will implement projects and programs in a rapid manner while safeguarding due diligence.