Malala Fund believes girls are the best investment in peace, prosperity and our shared future.

With support from the following partners, we are leading the movement
for education and equality around the world.


Apple, Inc.

With Apple’s support, Malala Fund expects to double the Gulmakai Network, including expansion to India and Latin American with a goal of providing secondary education opportunities to more than 100,000 girls.


Aman Foundation

The Aman Foundation supported the construction of a new secondary school in Malala’s hometown of Shangla, Pakistan.

The Big Heart Foundation

With a grant from The Big Heart Foundation, Malala Fund constructed a new secondary school for up to 1,000 students in Shangla, Pakistan — Malala’s hometown.

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has been instrumental in supporting our organisation’s growth, including seeding the launch of the Gulmakai Network.

Celebrity Cruises

Celebrity Cruises is supporting Malala Fund in our effort to ensure 12 years of free, safe, quality education for girls.

Landry Family Foundation

The Landry Family Foundation invests critical resources in Malala Fund's Gulmakai Network.

Starbucks Foundation

The Starbucks Foundation shares Malala Fund’s vision of promoting girls’ education and expanding leadership opportunities. Their support and global reach is enabling Malala Fund to explore areas of expansion for the Gulmakai Network.

VMware, Inc.

VMware, Inc. is helping develop systems and solutions to improve Malala Fund’s technology infrastructure.


Banco Itaú

Banco Itaú invests in Malala Fund's programmes in Brazil that create educational opportunities for indigenous and Afro-Brazilian girls.


Citi’s "e for education" campaign invests in Malala Fund’s Gulmakai Network operating in Afghanistan, Brazil, India, Nigeria, Pakistan and the Syria region.

Echidna Giving

Echidna Giving supports our research and advocacy initiatives to close the worldwide funding gap for girls' education.

Islamic Relief Canada

Islamic Relief Canada supports Malala Fund’s Gulmakai Champions in their efforts to advance progress on girls’ secondary education in their communities.

Vodafone Foundation

Through the use of mobile technology, Vodafone Foundation — one of our earliest investors — supports Malala Fund’s efforts to give every girl access to 12 years of free, safe, quality education.


Free a Girl

Free A Girl allows Malala Fund to expand our reach in India supporting girls’ empowerment initiatives, increasing access to schools and campaigning for resources and funding.


Fakih Foundation
Ingram Family Fund
Julian Grace Foundation
Katie McGrath & J.J. Abrams Family Foundation
Passion Planner
The Edward and Sheila Crane and Kesey Family Charities Fund
The ShineMaker Foundation
Snowbird Foundation, Inc.
Skoll Fund
Mike Spurlino


Dancing Tides Foundation
Ellucian Company L.P.
Sally Hansen
Suzanne Hockel
McCall MacBain Foundation
Morgan Stanley
Musk Foundation
Patricia and Kenneth Warner

Malala Fund is building creative partnerships that maximise our impact for girls’ education.

Please contact us if you or your company are interested in joining this list
of generous organisations and individuals.