Our community programs are designed in collaboration with local leaders and the participants themselves so we can deliver the greatest impact to those we serve. CFA student interns take leadership rolls in these projects, under the guidance of skilled educators and development professionals.
The impacts? At-risk youth facing deep-rooted challenges are emerging as confident leaders with the heart and minds to affect positive change in their communities. Communities are healthier and students are gaining essential skills.
The Path to Success Leadership Program gives students ages 15-26 with education, practical experience, and mentorship in addition to financial assistance with school fees and supplies. It provides opportunities and supports young people reach their full potential. Learn More
Youth Clubs provide a safe environment to talk about serious subjects and enjoy fun activities. Girls clubs help girls to advocate for themselves and each other. Boys are learning about what gender equality means and helps them face the challenges they are presented with in their daily lives.settings.
English is the national language of Ghana, but not the mother tongue. To succeed, children require proficiency in English. Through phonics, storytelling, songs and other activities, CFA is helping students gain the necessary skills.
CFA’s creative arts program in the schools helps empower our student-interns and the students they teach in the classroom, at our camps and in our youth clubs. Exploring new materials and learning new skills is empowering – as each student gains the confidence to express themsleves.
Camps are offered twice each year, to promote literacy, community, character, and creativity. Campers are engaged in fun activities that embolden them to explore the world and discover the things that delight them.
Health & Sanitation
CFA collaborates with rural communities to engage in practical projects that implement clean water solutions and practical and affordable hand-washing stations. Educational programs promote social distancing, distribution of face masks and other healthy practices.