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African University Foundation

Posted: Tuesday, August 24, 2010 in Foundation

The African University Foundation is an Indianapolis-based non-profit organization that has a goal of providing a unique mechanism to elevate the human condition in Africa by providing educational opportunity and hope to the people in that society. Read more

AISEDA-African Immigrants Social and Economic Development Agency

Posted: Tuesday, February 15, 2011 in Foundation

AISEDA helps integrate refugees into the community to improve their well being and economic self-sufficiency. They provide education in job skills, language, culture, and civic engagment. Read more

American Friends Service Committee

Posted: Tuesday, January 11, 2011 in Foundation

Quakers established the African Friends Service Committee (AFSC) in order to promote service development, social justice, and peace programs on an international level. Efforts in Africa include community and education training in Mozambique, Burundi, and Zimbabwe. Read more

Central African Republic Renaissance Foundation

Posted: Monday, October 25, 2010 in Foundation

The mission of Central African Republic Renaissance Foundation is to reduce the high incidence of illness & mortality by improving the current healthcare system in Bangui, Central African Republic. The foundation also works to improve education and literacy. Read more

Christel House International

Posted: Wednesday, August 25, 2010 in Private Voluntary, Foundation

Christel House was established under the auspices of prominent Indiana philanthropist Christel DeHaan. The Christel House has facilities in Cape Town, South Africa. Their primary goal is to provide educational services to the community. Read more

Fair Trade Bloomington

Posted: Wednesday, February 1, 2012 in Foundation

Fair Trade Bloomington works to organize and facilitate fair trade efforts in Indiana. They work with artisans from the developing world and help them make a living by connecting them to customers in Indiana. Read more

Globe Foundation

Posted: Thursday, August 26, 2010 in Foundation

The Globe Foundation partners with students to improve developmental strategies for developing countries. The foundation is currently working on a number of projects including HIV preventation and a medication distribution initiative. Read more

H20 Africa Foundation

Posted: Thursday, August 26, 2010 in Foundation

111 Days. Six Countries. 4,600 Miles is a documentary following the real story of three men who ran all the way across the Sahara desert to raise awareness of the water crisis in Africa. The philanthropic component of the project, H20 Africa Foundation (also known as water.org) was created and run from Indiana. Read more

Healing Friends Foundation Corp.

Posted: Thursday, August 26, 2010 in Foundation

The foundation provides assistance to HIV/AIDS victims and their families in Zimbabwe through grants for childrens' educations, critical medicines, and micro-loans for start-up businesses. Read more

Hoosier Christian Foundation

Posted: Thursday, August 26, 2010 in Religious, Foundation

The Hoosier Christian Foundation is a faith-based organization that manages and distributes donations to various churches and ministries. Terra Seidel, relationship manager for Hoosier Christian Foundation, has developed numerous contacts with individuals and organizations working in Africa. Read more