Giving

Thandi Tutu-Gxashe Honors Dr. Thomas Mensah and shares passion for education

Thandi Tutu-Gxashe

Thandi Tutu-Gxashe believes Arica is more than a continent with its share of diseases, famine, starvation, wars and coups, said the daughter of one of the world’s most renowned social activists It is, “firstly, a cradle of all humankind and there have been many contributions to the world that have come from the African continent,” said Thandi Tutu-Gxashe, daughter of Nobel …

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Caleb’s Corner Charities Event Supporting Ghana Projects

Caleb's Corner Charities

Caleb’s Corner Charities (CCC) will be organizing their 2nd annual 5k Run and 1 Mile Walk  at the Alice B. McCullough Field at Montgomery and the 8th St. Laurel,MD. Afua Addo-Abedi is Founder of CCC, she spoke to TheAfricanDream.net from the Washington DC area where she said this year’s 5k run and 1 mile walk will begin at 8AM on …

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Nonprofit Cosmetic Surgery For Breast Cancer Survivors In West Africa

Cosmetic surgery

The Center For Cosmetic Surgery Ghana (CCSG) was set up in 2006 as a for-profit entity in Ghana by Dr. Kwasi A. Debra and his associates. Based on needs seen by Dr. Debra from patients that need cosmetic surgery treatment devoid of vanity, he has seriously been considering the establishment of a West Africa Nonprofit Cosmetic Surgery Unit for breast cancer …

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37 African-Caribbean Diasporans Granted Ghanaian Citizenship

Ghanaian citizenship

At a ceremony in the capital city of Ghana – Accra – to formalize the process of granting of Ghanaian citizenship, 37 people were made to swear an oath of allegiance to the country by Ghana president John Mahama. Presenting certificates of citizenship to them, Mr Mahama said their naturalization made them entitled to every privilege deserving and due any …

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Pen To Paper Ghana Increasing Literacy Power Of Children

Pen To Paper Ghana

Pen To Paper Ghana is a Ghanaian Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) with the objective of improving education and educational facilities for the young Ghanaian. The NGO works in partnership with the Ghana Education Service to prepare youths for a future of success. One way Pen To Paper Ghana sets out to achieve their agenda is by assessing pupils to ascertain their …

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Dennis Bioh Envisions ‘Last Tear’ For African Immigrants In The US

Dennis Bioh

Dennis Bioh is President and CEO of the African Community Resource Center (ACRC), a US-based nonprofit organization that seeks to bring opportunities to Africans primarily living in Virginia and the larger Washington DC metropolis of the American east coast. One such opportunity the ACRC is working on right now is the ‘Last Tear’ project. According to Dennis, the ‘Last Tear’ …

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Nana Eyeson-Akiwowo Bringing Health Care Awareness To Ghana

Nana Eyeson-Akiwowo

Nana Eyeson-Akiwowo is a woman on a profound mission. Through her organization African Health Now, the 39-year-old has been crusading for the last 10 years to help bring basic health information, health care and resources to Ghanaians and people across the African continent. Based in New Jersey but of Ghanaian descent, Nana Eyeson-Akiwowo was working in the publishing world in …

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Samantha Boateng Of William & Mary Builds Library In Ghana

Samantha Boateng

William & Mary freshman Samantha Boateng has been named as one of the “22 Under 22 Most Inspiring College Women” by online publication Her Campus. Boateng was chosen out of 1,000 applicants for her work with Read 2 Lead this past summer in Ghana. Read 2 Lead is an organization Boateng created to promote a love of reading by providing …

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US Embassy Ghana And Ahaspora Partner On Mentoring Initiative

Ahaspora

Since its inception in 2013, Ahaspora Young Professionals, Ghana (Ahaspora) has been mentoring senior high school students throughout the nation through the “Changing Mindsets, Channeling ourFuture”initiative. To date, over 300 students have participated in a day-long mentoring event which has exposed them to career counseling, professional development and civic engagement activities. Some notable guests have included Patrick Awuah, Founder of …

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US based Angelic Love Home Care sets eye on Ghana

Angelic Love Home Care

Olivia A. Semaha Co-Founder of Angelic Love Home Care (ALHC), a family-run and independently owned Non-Medical Home Care agency in Framingham, Massachusetts, in the USA says her institution which has been providing basic assistive comprehensive services to patients in American homes is now seeking to branch out into her native country of Ghana. In a conversation with TheAfricanDream.net Olivia said …

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