Riders for Health

www.riders.org

What

A celebrated social enterprise that manages and maintains vehicles for health-focused practitioners in sub-Saharan Africa

Why

To enable health workers to deliver last-mile care to rural populations and reduce delays in diagnosing and monitoring patients

How

By delivering a systemic approach to healthcare transportation, including medical vehicle fleet management, health worker training, emergency referrals, sample transport, and supply chain distribution

GDI’s Role

GDI helped Riders for Health assess the financial strength of its headquarters and in-country organizations and identify opportunities for structural improvements to support growth. To do so, GDI developed a clear plan that rationalized the organization’s financial health. GDI also positioned Riders for Health for the next step in its expansion and growth by introducing strong strategic foundations and processes to fortify both its headquarters and in-country programming.

Key People

Andrea ColemanCo-founder + CEO, Riders for HealthMoitreyee SinhaAssociate Director, GDI

Focus Area

Beyond Health

Staging

Exited

Partners