Waitrose Foundation

The Foundation is a partnership between Waitrose & its supply base formed to return a percentage of their profits from the sale of Kenyan vegetables and flowers to the small holders and farm workers who grow it.

The Foundation concentrates its efforts on achieving its objective by initiating projects which address issues relating to Health, Education and Housing. 
These include :

  • Adult education - reading and writing – resource centre library
  • Establishment of clinics and crèches.
  • Upgrading of facilities (clinics, crèches, schools, recreational facilities).
  • Community projects including the provision of potable water.
  • Bursaries - school, tertiary education, sport for gifted children and young adults.
    Socially beneficial commercial enterprise.