The CIDA Empowerment Fund ("CEF") has an unmatched capacity to deliver an optimized, broad-based, black economic empowerment solution to companies operating in South Africa.

CEF: BEE you want to tell the world about
Offering South African business authentic broad-based Black Economic Empowerment whilst creating an endowment to educate financially disadvantaged black South African youth

CEF: A One-stop solution to broad-based Black Economic Empowerment
• 100% black-owned and controlled
Meaningful and measurable empowerment through education and entrepreneurship
60% of beneficiaries black WOMEN students
National representation
Strong corporate governance structures with independent board of trustees
A level one status BEE company
100% Broad-based

CEF: Empowerment you can quantify
A 10% yield on a R300 million Endowment Fund will finance the bursaries of 750 CIDA BBA Students annually.








“The education offered at CIDA City Campus is designed to make students relevant, truly empowered, integrated citizens and leaders that are skilled and equipped to build the South African economy and society.”

- President Thabo Mbeki, addressing Parliament, 2001


“I believe the students at CIDA are using creativity and lateral thinking skills to a remarkable degree.”

- Edward De Bono


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