List of grants or donations and loans given to the Kenyan Government in the fight against Coronavirus

ICU bed with all its equipment photo
ICU bed. FILE


Kenya received about 20,000 testing kits, 100,000 face masks, swabs among others equipment from Jack Ma and Alibaba first-round donations. 


The ministry got the same on second-round donation as well. There were reported to be stolen JKIA on landing.



Equity Group CEO James Mwangi donated Sh300 million as a personal donation.



Mastercard Foundation provided Sh500 million while Equity Group Foundation, the bank’s philanthropic arm contributed Sh300 million.


The World Bank donated Sh5 billion while Danish Ministry of Development Cooperation donated 22 million Danish Kroner (Sh232.83 million).


$78 Million from the European Union, another $50 Million from the World Bank and another $1.23 Billion in emergency funding from the IMF bagged.


Co-op Bank, Devki Steel Mills each donated Sh100 million.


Kenya Reinsurance Corporation Limited has donated Sh40 Million.


Zhejiang Business Association Kenya, an association of Chinese business owners in Kenya donated 70,000 face masks.


Narendra Raval Guru was the first Kenyan billionaire to support the emergency fund after donating Sh100 million worth of oxygen masks to all government hospitals.


United Bank for Africa, Kenya, has donated Sh15 million, through the UBA Foundation.


The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Executive Board approved the disbursement of Ksh.78.3 billion ($739 million) in first emergency funding to Kenya.


Eastern and Southern African Trade and Development Bank (TDB) donated 140,000 Made-in-Kenya masks to Kenyan healthcare workers along with KSh 10.5 million donations.


Kenya Electricity Generating Company (KenGen) PLC donated Sh20 million.


United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) committed $6.6 million (705 million KES).


The United Kingdom invested up to 2.6 Billion KES in the African Union's new 'Africa anti-COVID 19 Fund' where Kenya is a member.


The government of Denmark boosted Kenya’s fight against the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) with a Sh 3.2 billion donation.


Bamburi Cement Limited committed Sh15.6 million.


Pwani Oil said to provide 60,000 bottles of freehand sanitisers.


Kenya Pipeline Company, East African Breweries Ltd and Pwani Oil said they would be supplying public hospitals with hand sanitisers.


Kiambu County received a shot in the arm in its fight against Covid-19 after over 50 companies made donations over Sh135 million.


These are some of the donations to the Government in the fight against the naval virus.

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