We mobilize Africans in the diaspora to support grassroots organizations creating transformational economic opportunities in their communities.
MASTER CLASS: AFRICAN-LED DEVELOPMENT What Does It Even Mean? A Webinar Series by Africans in the Diaspora (AiD) This webinar series will explore the concept of “African-led development,” discussing what it means, how it is applied in practice, what its limits are, and what we can learn from those at the forefront of transformation in […]
Seven weeks ago, Africans in the Diaspora (AiD) launched a campaign to raise $30,000 for three social change organizations in Africa. The organization is pleased to announced that at the end of the campaign it was able to mobilize 234 people to invest a total of $36,804.
“Not just the means to survive, but the capacity to thrive. Not just income, but human development.” These are the concepts that drive the work of WEMIHS. Since the launch of the AiD supported activities in April 2013, WEMIHS has implemented it’s Village Development Fund (VDF).
For Physicians for Social Justice (PSJ), health is not just a service, it’s a right. Since the launch of the AiD supported activities in April 2013, PSJ has provided basic health care and education to approximately 1,000 women and children in Niger State, Nigeria.