Author: Schaffer&Combs

Impact Hub CEO Search

Schaffer&Combs is thrilled to work with the Impact Hub to find an experienced Chief Executive Officer to lead its growing national network and SOCAP conferences.  Impact Hubs in San Francisco, Berkeley, Philadelphia, New York and Washington, DC, create communities, systems and programs for entrepreneurs, investors and change-makers to accelerate social...

On CNN

Schaffer & Combs client, Tiba Foundation, is the primary US funder of this amazing health care initiative in rural Kenya.  This CNN piece features the local man whose vision set the whole project in motion.      

A New Hospital for Rural Africa

We are intensely proud of our client, Tiba Foundation.  After four years of work with a local Kenyan partner organization, the first module of a hospital campus opened on January 27th in one of the most distressed places in the region. The community health care system, of which the...

Listening in Africa: Anne Taupier

Schaffer&Combs principal Arthur Combs returned this week from a client project in Kenya, where he had the privilege of working with volunteer Annie Taupier.   I take some pride in my own ability to listen.  Working in a myriad of cultures and countries, I have had to cultivate a...

When We Started this Consultancy…

…we did not imagine that we would be managing these sorts of investments. Schaffer&Combs is presently managing philanthropic investments in an entire community health care system in a roadless region of Kenya. Among our investments is the sustainability and equipping of 550 community health workers and field officers. Ugenya’s...