Mobilizing the people of Africa has been critical to its history and development. Aid for Africa members work with their partners to support and empower democratic change, justice, and human rights throughout the region. They also work in the United States work to mobilize its citizens to help end genocide and war. Click on the highlighted letters in the alphabet below to view members working on these issues.
Empowers poor African children, women and families to escape poverty through community-based self-help programs that improve health, expand education, create businesses, and protect wildlife.
Works to end violence and exploitation facing our world’s most isolated, vulnerable communities, starting in central Africa. We support local African changemakers who connect communities, prevent violence, build resilience and sustain long-term solutions.
Believes every child should have the chance to go to school to learn to read and write. RISE builds primary schools in rural Angola to educate children, empower communities and contribute to the rebuilding of the country.
Started by Nobel Laureate Wangari Maathai, we provide income to hundreds of thousands of Kenyan women and families through tree planting. We mobilize for women’s rights, good governance, civic empowerment, and the environment.
Encourages the production and dissemination of knowledge about Africa. Aims to cultivate a better understanding of Africa through fostering networks and providing capacity-building for research and publications in African institutes of higher education.