Hope 4 Africa, Inc.

Organization: Hope 4 Africa, Inc.

Contact Info:Hope 4 Africa, Inc.
P.O Box 9003
Ames, IA 50014

Address: 525 KELLOGG AVE
AMES, IA 50010                                                                                                                            

Contact E-Mail: info@hope4africa.info

Phone Number: Not provided must contact via e-mail

Website: http://hope4africa.info

Organization President: Jeffery Johnson

Student Opportunities: Volunteer opportunities No set schedule

Other online points of contact: Facebook, Twitter, YouTube

Best Time To Be Reached: Contact must be made through e-mail. No phone number listed online for this organization. Expect at least 5 business days for a reply e-mail. This organization is severely understaffed in the Ames office.

Time Commitment For Opportunities: While there are volunteer opportunities available in Ames, IA, there are no concrete/scheduled times. Volunteers are welcomed when needed. The contact suggested that someone interested in volunteering ought to check weekly for opportunity. Volunteer opportunity priority is given to Iowa State Students, so make sure to check often if interested.

Training Needed: No

Opportunity Descriptions: Because Hope 4 Africa Inc. is an international organization based in Ames, IA, that works in Kenya. Because hands on development is overseas, the majority of volunteer work is fundraising, both via telephone and community events, as well as communicating with sister organizations concerning development strategy.

Regions Served: Africa, specifically Kenya

Suggestions for other International Development Opportunities: No other suggestions for development opportunities were provided, due to the small number of organizations in Iowa that carry out development initiatives first hand. I suggest smaller community based organizations that fundraise and advocate for international development.

Do You Serve Specific Ethnic Groups or Languages? Hope 4 Africa Inc. works in poor, rural areas in Kenya where children are not receiving adequate educations. Hope 4 Africa Inc. serves and appeal to the ethnic groups and languages of the Kenyan people.

Additional Notes/What Does This Organization Do? Hope 4 Africa Inc. is essentially an international grass-roots, community based development initiative. Hope 4 Africa believes that a brighter future for the people of a nation and the possibility of a thriving nation begin with a solid education. This organization focuses on providing , particularly concerned with providing children in poor areas with a quality education. Hope 4 Africa Inc. works to provide as many children as they possibly can with a quality education across the nation.Because Hope 4 Africa Inc. works in poor rural areas, the mission is to provide plausible and sustainable education programs that will bring about change over time.

Submitted By: Gregory Whitaker

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