Action Africa office was contacted early this morning with sad reports and photos about loss of hundreds of human lives due to natural disasters around Freetown, Sierra Leone. Heavy rains and unsteady terrains have led to mudslides that have buried dozens of homes in heavily crowded residential areas of the region. International media like the BBC and regional media in Sierra Leone have already confirmed that this disaster is a whole lot bigger than earlier thought. Calls are going out for humanitarian assistance and disaster relief....

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Health organizations from around the world are sending supplies and specialists to the West African countries that are dealing with the worst Ebola outbreak in history. On a smaller scale, ordinary Americans and African expatriates living in the United States are doing the same. VOA's Carol Pearson reports.


Action Africa's Annual Fundraiser, Dinner, and Thanksgiving Event.

Saturday, October 29, 2016
8 p.m - 12 a.m.
La Fontaine Bleue Ballroom
7963 Annapolis Road
Lanham, MD

Ethnic menu, Music & Dance, Awards, Thanksgiving..

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Corporate Support Toward Stopping Ebola Outbreak

Many people who already consider themselves friends of Action Africa, and others who have come to appreciate our mission, are well connected with other Business entities, Corporations, and the like, across the country. Action Africa asks to connect with Corporations and Business entities, large and small, to request for sponsorship and partnership in our program development and implementation both here in the US and abroad. Action Africa will receive donations... Read more

A Word From The President

Our friends and colleagues on the ground in southeastern Nigeria recently recommended and pleaded for a program to assist young primary school students with computer literacy. For children in Nigerian primary schools ages 5-11 years, the existence of Tablets, IPods, and the like, remain a mystery much less their use. It is on behalf of children with this type of background that Action Africa, (in partnership with its Nigerian affiliate, African Action on Health & Education), has decided to embark on an aggressive computer appreciation and training program. The target population is the pre-high school children...

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Action Africa is reaching out and partnering with local community organizations, cooperative entities, farmers’ groups and others in an effort to be an effective catalyst in growing more food and providing nutrition to local populations in Africa. This effort is occurring in many fronts. Although much of our program outreach in previous years have centered in the two West African countries of Nigeria and Sierra Leone, this current food security program has attracted interest even as far away in East Africa as Uganda. Action Africa remains... continue reading

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Action Africa Inc was founded in 2000 and is based in Washington DC. It is a 501-c-3 tax-exempt organization recognized by the IRS: EIN # 52-2233698. It is run by a highly dedicated, active, volunteer Board of Directors. Action Africa participates in the Combined Federal Campaign): CFC # 55633. Action Africa is a Member of Aid-for-Africa Federation; Member: Network for Good; Star Partner on Guidestar; Dun & Bradstreet (D&B) # 604761069. Action Africa is also a registered Member PVO with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). Donations made to Action Africa Inc are tax-deductible. THANK YOU.