Entrepreneurial Development Foundation (EDF)

The Entrepreneurial Development Foundation is a not-for-profit organization that promotes Lebanese entrepreneurship among the less privileged in Lebanon’s rural areas and needy neighborhoods of big cities. Our mission is to assist in the improvement of the country’s overall socio-economic well-being by providing our beneficiaries with entrepreneurial training and business loans.

Our training emphasizes capacity building, to include: pricing, marketing, accounting, finance, customer service, ethical dealings, vocational training, agricultural training including cattle farm, olive mills, chicken farm and services including shops, paint contractors and related.

Our lending scheme is designed to provide financial support for startups and to enable small businesses to grow in order to positively impact the beneficiaries’ respective communities.