ExxonMobil, NBA, Africare Reinstate Commitment to Power Forward

October 1, 2016: ExxonMobil, NBA, Africare have reinstated their commitment to youth and sports development as they sponsor the third season of the Power Forward programme at the National Stadium in Kukwaba, Abuja. Power Forward, a partnership between ExxonMobil, the NBA and Africare, uses the game of basketball to teach and mentor students from secondary schools … Read more

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Africare in Nigeria will convene a stakeholder summit on April 12th in Abuja to release the results of a six-year malaria prevention program in Nigeria that was implemented with the support of ExxonMobil. “The Africare MAPS-C project has helped advance our goals of working with partners to provide malaria prevention therapies to communities in Nigeria and helping … Read more

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Mbailassem: The Women of Chad Building a Business Empire

Chad is one of the poorest countries on Earth. Most families in the country’s Logone Oriental region struggle to make their livings by growing crops, perhaps selling garden produce, and raising small livestock like sheep and goats. For years successive rebel groups have impeded development initiatives in the region, and life here is especially difficult … Read more

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How You Can Help

For more than four decades, Africare has enjoyed robust support from individual volunteers who commit themselves, their time, and their personal and professional resources to helping improve the lives of men, women and children across the continent. These very special individuals – people like you, are the lifeblood of Africare. Your efforts on our behalf … Read more

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Africare Celebrates African-American Leadership at its 2014 Bishop John T. Walker Memorial Dinner

Peace Corps Alumni C. Payne Lucas and Dr. Joseph C. Kennedy recognized for their pioneering leadership in international development. WASHINGTON (April 7, 2014) – Africare, the oldest and largest African-American led non-profit committed to advancing development in Africa, hosted more than 500 global leaders in business, government and philanthropy on Saturday, April 5, 2014, at … Read more

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Where We Work Africare/Malawi

Africare began operations in Malawi in 1985. Since that time, Africare has invested in Malawi’s communities through projects addressing… Agriculture & Food Security Child Health HIV & AIDS Humanitarian and Emergency Relief Nutrition Water, Sanitation & Hygiene Women’s Empowerment Click “Africare Programs” above to view Africare/Malawi’s active programs. Success in Malawi In July of 2009, Africare began … Read more

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In Memoriam Princeton Nathan Lyman News Releases, President’s Messages Africare mourns the death of Ambassador Princeton Nathan Lyman who departed this life peacefully at his home last Friday, August 24, 2018.  He is remembered fondly in diplomatic circles as a quintessential American ambassador.  He served as ambassador to the Federal Republic of Nigeria and the Republic … Read more

Where We Work Africare/Tanzania

Africare began operations in Tanzania in 1994. Since that time, Africare has invested in Tanzanian communities through projects addressing… Agriculture & Food Security Health Systems Strengthening HIV & AIDS Household Economic Strengthening Orphan and Vulnerable Child Protection Maternal and Newborn Child Health Microenterprise Development Natural Resource Management Nutrition Resettlement Value Chain Development Water, Sanitation & Hygiene … Read more

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