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Last modified: December 18, 2014, 2:24 AM
Hands For Africa's mandate is to restore lost hope to innocent victims of civil wars in African countries and to develop and implement programs that foster self-reliance by directly engaging the innocent victims and their communities to provide artificial limbs for Amputees, to provide wells for water, to support agriculture development, to provide education for the innocent victims and their children, to provide health education, to provide micro finance for trade and housing through community construction.
With a direct aid approach to empowering men, women and children, Hands For Africa has already had
Through semi annual trips to Sierra Leone, our goals for 2011-2012 are to help 30,000 amputee men, women and children with the following direct aid projects -
Clean Water Wells for needy villages Artificial Limbs for over 30,000 amputees ($50 for a customized hand!) Vocational job training for 50 amputees Install plumbing, electric and basic bathing facilities for villages with the worst living conditions. Micro finance projects (loans ranging from $25-$100) Children's Education (A year scholarship for books, supplies, food $250!)