AfWITrade provides grants and investments to members by:
Linking financial institutions globally to avail and facilitate ease of financial movement of African women and youth businesses when trade
Partnering with Regional Economic Communities such as COMESA, SADC, EAC, ECOWAS, IGAD, ACAAS, CENSAD and MAGREB for access to funds
Partnering with the African diaspora to invest in African women & youth businesses and link with global and continental businesswomen networks
Linking buyers and distributors to producers
AfWITrade has partnered with investors (micro-finance platforms) to give AfWITrade members access to capital.

AfWITrade is also working with NGOs abroad to provide grants to members who need assistance to start or grow. We have successfully connected over 20 new businesses to receive support from WIDU, a project of GIZ Germany that is in partnership with the African diaspora.