Finance for Social Enterprises & NGOs

This masterclass is aimed at individuals who wish to develop expertise and strengthen their knowledge in the field of philanthropy and social investment on the African continent. It is designed particularly for those who would like to equip themselves with a better understanding of finances within the sector, including how to position their enterprise in line with the requirements of funders or impact investors.


Masterclasses give delegates an opportunity to attend a short class which focuses on only one area of interest. This ‘laser’ approach to learning suits busy professionals who are not able to attend longer courses.

This masterclass comprises of the following six topics.

1. Social enterprises and NGOs: definition and context

2. Funding for NGOs and social enterprises

3. Regulations, BB-BEE and other frameworks

4. Finance trends in Africa

5. Social requirements by grant funders and impact investors

6. Financial management

Course details


2 days

Start Date:

24 October 2022

Delivery Method:

Fully online

Course Fee:

3 750.00 ZAR

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Applications Notice:

You will be redirected to the Wits Enterprise online applications page. Please follow the instructions that listed on that page.