OUR MISSION

To transform the lives of African youths through technology and sustainable economic development.

OUR VISION

An African society where youths are seen as assets and resources, and encouraged to develop their full potentials.

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You can get involved as a partner by contributing your skills, time and financial resources.

OUR PROGRAMS

To achieve our strategic objectives, we adopt a collaborative approach, engaging all levels of society, allowing ourselves to learn and grow through experience while making careful use of available resources. Below are details of our programs and activities:


JOBS FOR AFRICA


To connect employers with job seekers from Africa, who are ready for the workplace at all levels.

YOUTH COOPERATIVE


To equip youths with financial support and business skills they need to launch out their ideas.

BUSINESS SUPPORT


To build the capacities of youth and women-led SMEs for growth and investment opportunities.


COMMUNITY Support Services

In support of our vision of an African society where youths are seen as assets and resources, and encouraged to develop their full potentials, we provide a number of community-based services that promote the healthy well being and welfare of children and the less privileged.


SUCCESS STORIES

  • WASH PROGRAMS

With the support of the Imo State Government of Nigeria in 2017 and 2018, we built bathrooms and toilet facilities at the Special Education Center, Orlu and School for the Deaf and Dumb, Orodo, all in Imo State.

  • PUT A SMILE PROGRAM

With the support of philanthropists and charity organizations around the world, we have continued to support children, youths and women from less privileged homes with clothes, hospital bills and food supplies.

  • COVID-19 FOOD DONATIONS

During the Covid-19 lockdown in Nigeria, we raised about $327 on GlobalGiving and provided food supplies to those who urgently needed them to remain alive.

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We need your financial support to expand the scope of these community services.

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LATEST NEWS

THANK YOU FOR YOUR DONATIONS!

The AFRYDEF Covid-19 Food Donations Campaign on Global Giving has come and gone. Even though, we did not raise up to $5,000 that we needed to qualify as a permanent partner with the Foundation, we are…

AFRYDEF APPOINTS LADY ADA IKECHIUKU AS GLOBAL AMBASSADOR

The African Youth Development Foundation (AFRYDEF) hereby announces Lady Ada Ikechiuku popularly called De Lioness by her admirers as its Global Ambassador in London, England. Briefing newsmen abou…

SUPPORT OUR COVID-19 FOOD DONATIONS CAMPAIGN IN NIGERIA

The African Youth Development Foundation (AFRYDEF) is a nonprofit organization established in Nigeria in 1999 to mobilize resources and support sustainable youth and rural development initiatives in A…

HOW YOU CAN HELP

MAKE A DONATION

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START A FUNDRAISER

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JOIN OUR COMMUNITY

You can join us as a Global Ambassador, Coordinator or Volunteer, etc from wherever you may be…


Photo Gallery

Photos of our activities are displayed here for your viewing pleasure