The De Beers Fund focuses on initiating and supporting development projects and programmes in its areas of mining operation. The aim of the fund is to provide financial and project management support to help meet the infrastructural needs of deserving schools in DBCM host communities; to enhance educational outcomes of the learners by providing infrastructure that facilitates effective learning; build and maintain stakeholder relations at all levels, ensuring each intervention is co-funded wherever possible; and mainstream the inclusion of learners with disabilities and other special educational needs in all DBCM host communities.