The Social Investment Fund pillar, administered by Ma’an is Abu Dhabi’s official government channel to receive contributions from the public sector, private sector and community to tackle the most pressing social challenges identified in the Emirate. 

It’s investment decisions align with the United Nation’s Social Development Goals and the priorities of the Department of Community Development in Abu Dhabi.

Social Investment Fund Themes and Focus

Family & Community

  • Community & Social Cohesion
  • Family
  • Leisure & Sports
  • National Identity


  • Physical Health 
  • Mental Health

Employment & Education

  • Education & Skills Development 
  • Employment


  • Resources & Climate Action 
  • Sustainable Cities

Basic Human Needs

  • No Poverty 
  • Housing

The Together We are Good Programme, is the first Project of Ma’an’s Social Investment Fund and allocates contributions with priority given to medical and educational support, as well as food supplies.

  • Medical
  • Educational
  • Food Supplies
  • Basic Living Needs

You can support establishing a thriving third sector in Abu Dhabi that aims to address important social causes through contributing to the Social Investment Fund. 

Your contribution will make an impact for generations to come. Through our careful investment strategy, part of your contribution will be placed in an endowment fund to keep on generating returns continuously providing funds when social needs arise and the remainder into supporting Third Sector entities that tackle challenges in Abu Dhabi.