EMpower – The Emerging Markets Foundation

About EMpower – The Emerging Markets Foundation
  • Based In: Hong Kong SAR China
  • Markets Active: Argentina, Brazil, China, Colombia, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Mexico, Nigeria, Peru, Philippines, Russia, South Africa, Turkey, Vietnam
  • Sector: Education, Health, Livelihood and poverty alleviation
  • Beneficiaries: Children and youths, People in poverty, People without employment, Women and girls
  • Financing Provided: Grant
  • Support Provided: Access to Networks, Coaching and Mentoring of Management, Fundraising and/or Revenue Strategy, Human Resources, Impact Measurement, Marketing and Communication, Revenue Strategy, Strategy Consulting

EMpower is a global philanthropic organization that creates positive change through strategic investments in young people. Our focus is on youth ages 10-24 who are the most vulnerable, living in poverty and/or precarious circumstances. EMpower partners with quality, local organizations for up to 10 years supporting their programming, development and growth. We build more sustainable interventions that empower youth through education, livelihoods opportunities and improvements in health and well-being.


EMpower – The Emerging Markets Foundation team members on AVPN Connector
  • Aasha Pai

    Board Director and Chair of the Program CommitteeEMpower - The Emerging Markets Foundation

  • Aleem Jivraj

    Board MemberEMpower - The Emerging Markets Foundation

  • Jacqueline Chen

    Jacqueline Chen

    Development and Engagement ManagerEMpower - The Emerging Markets Foundation

  • Marta Cabrera

    Marta Cabrera

    PresidentEMpower - The Emerging Markets Foundation

  • Ricky Hui

    Ricky Hui

    Development and Operations Assistant for Hong KongEMpower - The Emerging Markets Foundation