Tembeka is a social finance company, unique in South Africa, which has proven its ability to address socio-economic problems in a relevant, efficient and sustainable manner by investing in innovative community serving /driven social enterprises. 

Our Mission is to  create jobs & eradicate poverty by initiating & nurturing a lively integrated & sustainable chain of financial solidarity.

Tembeka brings relevant and affordable finance to social enterprises that address key problems identified in disadvantaged communities, most notable job creation.  Over the past 10 years Tembeka has successfully channelled funds into disadvantaged communities throughout South Africa. Working with organisations that target the vulnerable sectors of the population. About 80% of funds are used to support rural women owned micro enterprises.

Tembeka's Business Development Trust provides technical support to its clients and has created a virtual presence through its co-operative style of working