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Twenty-First Century African Youth Movem...

Twenty-First Century African Youth ...
CROWDRISE : Sep 04, 2014
Tax ID: 39-1742519
BASED: Alexandria, VA, United States

CHARITY WEBSITE: http://www.aym-inc.org

JOBS 4 YOUTH IN AFRICA

JOIN THE POST EBOLA STRATEGY FIGHT TO CREATE JOBS FOR YOUTH IN AFRICA

Mobilizing Africa’s unemployed and underemployed youth is the key to the continent’s economic growth and stability. AYM works to mobilize marginalized youth through education, training, and employment, creating entrepreneurial opportunities to help move communities away from poverty, disease, and hunger. AYM aims to establish personal empowerment and community resilience by energizing the continent’s youth population, its most critical resource in the  reversal of social and economic stagnation.

 

Sierra Leone and Liberia, two of the most Ebola hit countries, have both recently come out of more than a decade of gruesome civil wars and the set back of the Ebola virus disease does not help with the stabilization of the economies.  Their democracies are fragile and the deprivation from the Ebola crisis could be a trigger for political disruption.

 

The youth that played a major role in those conflicts as a result of economic and social marginalization may revert to violence if a post-Ebola strategy is not laid out for immediate implementation that would assure them a future of economic and social stability.  More than that, JOBS FOR THE FUTURE...

 

Tax ID: 39-1742519 • http://www.aym-inc.org

Fundraisers

Bring Computer Education to rural Sierra Leone!

Bring Computer Education to …

Amount Raised:

$100

 

1% Raised of $20,000 Goal