AFRICA ADVOCACY FOUNDATION

AFRICA ADVOCACY FOUNDATION

Charity information

AFRICA ADVOCACY FOUNDATION

AAF provides access to health, education and other opportunities for
disadvantaged African people, through practical support, advocacy, campaigns,
information, advice, guidance and training

Founded 1996

  • Mission statement

    AAF’s mission is to relieve poverty and sickness and to assist the aged and disabled, particularly within disadvantaged African communities in the UK and Africa.
    In particular, AAF seeks to support growth and personal development amongst some of the most marginalised people in society, who often feel they have no active part to play in it. By doing so, the charity acts as a springboard for individuals to jump out of their cycles of poverty, ill-health and low self esteem, into a future filled with confidence, wellbeing and sustainable independence.

  • Aims

    AFRICA ADVOCACY FOUNDATION aims to:

    • To provide facilities for recreation and other leisure time occupation, particularly by the provision of a community centre so that people's conditions of life may be improved.
    • To relieve the aged and the disabled and reduce isolation
    • To advance the education of children by the provision educational support and cultural events featuring African music, dance and drama
    • To protect and preserve health and to relieve persons suffering from long-term conditions, depression or illness.
    • To relieve poverty and sickness, particularly within the African community in greater London and overseas.
  • Overview

    Established: January 1996

    Registered Charity Number: 1059268

    Board members: 8

    Full time staff: 4

    Part time staff: 4

    Volunteers: 40

    Phone number: 02086984473

    Address: 76 Elmer Road,CatfordLondon SE6 2ER

    View charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
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