Our farmers have a message for you ...
KickStart realized long ago that with affordable irrigation tools, poor smallholder farmers in sub-Saharan Africa can go from not even growing enough food to feed their family to starting a profitable business selling their surplus crops. The no give-away model of our pumps empowers people and gives them the opportunity they deserve, instead of pity. They do the work, but you make all the difference. This holiday season, we are so thankful for all of your support. Now, watch the video, our farmers who have transformed their lives have a message for you too.
Our mission is to help millions of people out of poverty. We promote sustainable economic growth and employment creation. More »
We're currently concentrating our efforts in rural areas of Kenya, Tanzania, Mali, Burkina Faso and opened a program in Zambia in 2012. More »
As of June 1, 2014
|800,000||People out of Poverty|
|160,000||New Businesses Created|
July 23, 2014
"As the name suggests, the KickStart MoneyMaker pump’s ultimate function is not irrigation. Rather, it functions as a tool to move some of the poorest people in Africa from subsistence to commercial farming." Check out the full article here...
July 1, 2014
KickStart knows our customers, and it's, in a large part, due to our employees and their parents being the very people we are trying to help. Read Fred Obudho's blog post in GOOD and see how his humble beginnings have...