Africa Education Aid for Development Network (AFEADEN) is a nonprofit initiative founded primarily to help provide quality education for underprivileged and displaced children and youths in Africa by increasing children’s access to quality education through integrated programs that eliminate the underlying obstacles which prevent children from going to school and learning.
With Members in Uganda, South Africa, Tanzania and other African countries, we are creating a network of young people doing exceptional things in their communities, we believe that our little but collective efforts will amount to the change we want to see in Africa.
We also aim at using education as a tool create awareness, advocate and intervene on various societal challenges including girl child education, ending conflict and violence in society and youth empowerment.
We carry out various programs and outreach which includes but not limited to:
- School and classroom renovations
- Providing scholarships and school kits
- School feeding programs
- De-worming activities
- Early childhood education
- Mentoring for youths
- Youth empowerment programs
- Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) in schools
We advocate for various causes such as:
- Education for displaced children
- Girl child education
- Peaceful societies by ending conflict and violent extremism
- Youth empowerment
Mission: To provide underprivileged and displaced children access to quality education.
Vision: To use the power of quality education and skill development to create a world where children and youths are able to fulfill their greatest potential.
Each child represents a future, the future of the community, of the country, and indeed the future of the whole world.
A society without education will become the breeding ground for violence and intolerance.