July marks the beginning of Africare’s 46th year of operations and the start of Africare’s new fiscal year 2016. It promises to be an exciting year of change and growth.
At least 3,700 children in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone who have lost one or both parents to Ebola this year face being shunned, the UN children’s organisation has said.
Washington, D.C., December 15, 2008 – The December 2008 issue of “SmallBiz,” a Business Week Publication, featured Africare in an article alongside Bob’s African Wines as the ‘perfect partnership.’ Africare has joined hands with Bob’s African Wines to raise money for its programs on the continent of Africa.
Washington, D.C., September 30, 2008 – President George W. Bush has appointed Africare president Julius E. Coles to serve on the Board of Directors of the United States African Development Foundation.
Washington, D.C., June 16, 2008 – Africare’s Board of Directors Chairman Frank Fountain has been awarded a Peace Corps Directors Award. The Award honors returned Peace Corps Volunteers of color who continue their commitment to community service and promote a better understanding of other peoples on the part of Americans.
Panel comments on economic, political, and social developments in African countries over the past year
Washington, D.C., May 22, 2008
Washington, D.C., March 10, 2008 – In recognition of International Women’s Day, the British Embassy joined Africare to launch the United Kingdom’s Executive Summary of an upcoming White Paper outlining policy recommendations on women’s empowerment issues in Africa.
SAN FRANCISCO, CALIF., November 22, 2007 — Thousands of white origami cranes will “migrate” west this winter and perch themselves on the branches of San Francisco’s Tree of Hope
SCHENECTADY, N.Y., November 21, 2007 — Ready. Set. Bid!