Volunteer Partnerships for West Africa

Organization Description: 

Volunteer Partnerships for West Africa (VPWA) is non profit, non governmental organization legally incorporated in the Republic of Ghana with the Registrar Generals Department, Social Welfare Dept as a Charity and Internal Revenue Service as a tax exempt Organization.

The Organization works particularly in Ghana and presently involved with the community of GA West Municipality with population of more than 400,000 people. Within a few period of our existence, we have engage over 100 selfless volunteers from around the world to work with us in these deprive communities

We work in the following areas:

* Provision of bore hole water for needy communities

* Building and renovating schools in needy communities

* Raising Funds for community projects

* Micro-Finance for active poor women.

* Foreign Exchange Programs

* Providing accommodation for the needy and poor in our communities.

* Organization of workshops and community entry.

* Sensitizing community on health related issues including Malaria,HIV AIDS, Tuberculosis and Buruli Ulcer.

* Volunteer Recruitment and placement.

* Scholarship and sponsorship for brilliant but needy girls in deprive communities to the highest level of education.
* Helping to eradicate incidence of child labor.
* Sensitizing communities on the Millennium Development Goals(MDG's)
* Human Rights and Gender Equity

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P. O. Box OF 75
Accra, 99999
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