Hivos strives for a world in which all citizens – both men and women – have equal access to resources and opportunities for development. Hivos has supported Match Maker Fund Management (MMFM) with a capacity building and start-up grant. Hivos is also an investor in the Fund.


Cordaid creates opportunities for the world’s poorest, most vulnerable and excluded people. They have been the anchor investor of the Fund: the first to commit a substantial investment. Cordaid also assisted MMFM with a start-up grant and grant for business development services.