Overview

  • Organization TypeImplementing NGO, Advocacy NGO
  • Staff501-1000
  • Development Budget50 Million - 100 Million
  • HeadquartersUnited States
  • Founded1970
Africare is one of the most experienced and largest African-American led non-profit international development organizations, and they are leaders in development assistance to Africa. Since their founding in 1970, Africare has delivered more than $1 billion in assistance to tens of millions of men, women and children across the African continent. Their almost entirely African staff has an unparalleled knowledge of the continent – its challenges and opportunities. Through their direct community engagement, they have nurtured valuable relationships with key local figures ranging from community leaders and traditional authorities to presidents and prime ministers. Africare centers its development approach around active community participation and partners with local organizations to ensure institutional strengthening and capacity building. Africare’s coverage is among the widest and deepest of any organization working in Africa, representing thousands of projects in 36 countries Africa-wide since inception. Africare’s philosophy has always been, “There are no Africare programs, only African programs.” Their Mission Africare works to improve the quality of life of the people in Africa.  Their Vision Africare is a leading non-governmental organization (NGO) committed to addressing African development and policy issues by working in partnership with African people to build sustainable, healthy and productive communities.  WHAT THEY DO Core Expertise - Capacity Building - Community Engagement - Locally-Driven Behavior Change - Public-Private Partnerships Technical Specialties - Agriculture & Food Security - Health, HIV & AIDS Cross-Cutting Themes - Economic Development - Nutrition - Water, Sanitation & Hygiene - Women’s Empowerment - Youth Empowerment Applied Expertise - Mining - Resettlement Technical Papers

Where is Africare
Staff3Location of current staff
Jobs0
    Location of open jobs
    Projects2Location of contracts awarded

    Careers

    Job openings over the past year

    104Total posted jobs

    Examples of past jobs

    • IMAPCT Project Director of Finance Administration
      Kenya
    • IMPACT Project Chief of Party
      Kenya

    Staff at Africare have experience in

    Sectors

    • development
    • monitoring / evaluation
    • finance
    • financial services
    • economic policy

    Funders

    • ford foundation
    • ec
    • goal global

    Countries

    • united states
    • malawi
    • zambia
    • kenya
    • uganda

    Skills

    • managerial experience
    • business development
    • experience in recruitment
    • international experience
    • with experience in conflict areas

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    Company Offices
    • United States (headquarters)
    • Washington
    • Africare House, 440 R Street, N.W.
    • Zimbabwe
    • Harare
    • Africare/Zimbabwe, P.O. Box 308
    • Zambia
    • Lusaka
    • Africare/Zambia, Plot 78/100, Off Lake Road
    • Mozambique
    • Maputo
    • Africare/Mozambique, Rua Valentim Siti #402-1st Floor
    • Malawi
    • Lilongwe
    • Africare Malawi, PO Box 2346
    • Angola
    • Luanda
    • Africare/Angola, C.P. 16194
    • Rwanda
    • Kigali
    • Africare/Rwanda, B.P. 137
    • Congo, The Democratic Republic of
    • Kinshasa
    • Africare/DR Congo, N° 22086 Avenue Aru, Quartier Basoko, Ngaliema Commune
    • Chad
    • NDjamena
    • Africare/Chad, B.P. 689
    • Senegal
    • Dakar
    • Africare-Senegal, Stele Mermoz, Villa #4, “Residence Macina”, P.O. Box 2272
    • Nigeria
    • Abuja
    • Africare/Nigeria, 9 Sangha Street, Off Mississippi Street, Maitama
    • Guinea-Bissau
    • Bissau
    • Africare-Guinea-Bissau, C.P. 1160
    • Tanzania
    • Dar es Salaam
    • Africare/Tanzania, P.O. Box 63187
    • Sierra Leone
    • Freetown
    • Africare/Sierra Leone, 145 Wilkinson Road
    • Uganda
    • Kampala
    • Africare/Uganda, P.O.Box 7655
    • Niger
    • Niamey
    • Africare/Niger, B.P. 10534
    • Burkina Faso
    • Ouagadougou
    • Africare/Burkina Faso, B.P. 608
    • Benin
    • Cotonou
    • Africare/Benin, 04 BP 806
    • Ghana
    • Accra
    • Africare/Ghana, Osu-Labadi Road, P.O. Box OS-2108, Osu
    • Liberia
    • Monrovia
    • Africare/Liberia, 98 Sekou Toure Avenue
    • Canada
    • Ottawa
    • Canadian Office, Africare-Canada, 1678 Des Broussailles
    • France
    • Paris
    • European Office, Africare-France, 26, ter rue Nicolai
    • Mali
    • Bamako
    • Africare/Mali, B.P. 1792, Rue 101, Porte 416 Korofina Nord

    Experience

    Primary sectors

    Monitoring / Evaluation
    Procurement Process
    Reproductive Health
    HIV/AIDS
    Project Support
    Architecture / Design
    Financial Services
    Personnel / Human Resources
    Banking & Finance Budgeting
    Research & Development

    Contract Awards