We work collaboratively with like-minded organizations that are working towards common goals. We believe that by working together, we can be more efficient and effective, ultimately achieving a greater impact. DKM seeks to be catalytic; we strive to create transformational change that goes beyond merely writing a cheque by leveraging our resources to drive systemic social change.
DKM is a grant-making organization and provides direct grants to Canadian Registered Charities. We do not accept unsolicited proposals. We encourage potential partners to review our website before contacting us for funding opportunities.
DKM is an active impact investor, supporting early and growth-stage companies that align with our mission and values. We believe that by bringing new solutions to old problems, we can support innovative and viable solutions to complex challenges, enabling organizations to be scalable and sustainable while having a positive impact and building economic prosperity for all.
Centre for Affordable Water & Sanitation Technology
Providing safely managed water & sanitation services across Ethiopia
Preventing blindness and restoring sight
engineers without borders
Building capacity to scale social innovations
Helping amputees globally walk with confidence
FRANCES G. COSCO FOUNDATION
Holistic, community-driven approach to education in Ethiopia
Making living conditions healthier for the world's poorest families
Moving smallholder farmers out of poverty
Creating hope for women and children in Uganda
Empowering safe surgery worldwide by providing safe & affordable medical device
Changing the way investors view & invest in Africa
Teaching people how to get safe drinking water, sanitation and hygiene in their own homes using simple, affordable technologies
Working to create a better world for all young people
Advance sustainable development and global citizenship
Canada Forum for Impact Investment and Development
Impact Investing & Gender Lens Investing Strategies