MAKING CONNECTIONS

A New Dimension of Hope
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A New Dimension of Hope - transforming the lives of Liberia's children, one school at a time.
Our mission is to give children in less fortunate countries unlimited opportunities to improve their reading, writing, and computer skills through education.
We do this by partnering with underserved communities to construct sustainable school buildings and facilitate the provision of multidimensional social services.
Our vision is to see communities using local resources to provide their children with educational opportunities and help to improve living conditions with locally applicable solutions that last.

 

Business Website: http://www.ndhope.org
(720) 722-3033
Abdoul Doumbia – Drummer
Address: 4827 Thunderbird Dr. Apt.32 Boulder, CO USA
80303
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Abdoul Doumbia was born in Bamako, Mali in 1965 and was raised in the village of Foutaka Zambougou near the ancient Bamana city of Segou. At the age of five Abdoul began to learn the music of his culture. He went on to complete a 16 year apprenticeship with master drummer Moriba Keita in Bamako. Abdoul worked with many professional drum and dance companies in Mali, including nine years as lead drummer for the renowned traditional drum and dance troupe Babemba, and was chosen to represent his region for eight consecutive years in the National Drum Festival of Mali. Abdoul immigrated to the United States in 1991 to accept a position at Brown University. He taught regularly on the east coast, including classes at Yale, Harvard, Princeton, RISDI, the University of Florida, and the University of Connecticut before moving to Boulder, Colorado in 1998 where he currently lives and teaches.  In Colorado Abdoul has taught classes at CU, Naropa and The Colorado College. Abdoul is known for his mastery of Malian djembe and dunun and is a respected source of information regarding Mali's rich culture and history.

(303) 775-7797
Above the Seas
Address: 2659 Juniper Ave Boulder CO
80304
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The mission of Above The Seas is to support educational advancement through the promotion and support of community libraries in the developing world. Our main objective is to improve village and slum libraries which serve the extremely poor.
We are a small Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) supporting libraries in the developing world. We collect and manage funds which are used to purchase needed supplies for community libraries. We have very low operation overhead costs. All funds are directed entirely to purchase and deliver supplies to libraries in the poorest places. We donate supplies to existing libraries to enhance their services and improve the quality of information for the benefit of the local population.

Business Website: http://www.abovetheseas.org
(303) 731-6733
Abyssinia – Ethiopian Restaurant
Address: 5707 E Colfax Ave Denver CO
80220
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Abyssinia Ethiopian Restaurant offers delicious dining and takeout to Denver, CO.

Abyssinia Ethiopian Restaurant is a cornerstone in the Denver community and has been recognized for its outstanding Vegetarian cuisine, excellent service and friendly staff.

Our Vegetarian restaurant is known for its modern interpretation of classic dishes and its insistence on only using high quality fresh ingredients.

Action in Africa
Address: PO Box 3853 Aspen CO
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M I S S I O N

Action in Africa strives to Educate, Inspire, and Empower people in Uganda by focusing on education and community development. Our goal is to provide sustained education, allowing individuals to reach their untapped potential and incite economic growth by becoming the next leaders, innovators, and entrepreneurs in their country.

(970) 309-0202
Africa AdventureConsultants
Address: 1777 S Bellaire St #440, Denver, CO
80222
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After realizing their dream of living and working in Africa, Kent Redding and Kelly McElroy returned to the United States to open Africa Adventure Consultants. We provide outstanding safari experiences resulting in highly satisfied customers, support of African people, and conservation of African wildlife and ecosystems. Like no other continent in the world, Africa offers breathtaking scenery, unparalleled wildlife, and rich cultures. For travelers with an adventurous spirit, there is no better place for your next holiday. Armed with experience, knowledge and creativity, we can help you plan your next great adventure. If your dream is to adventure in Africa, we’re here to help.

Africa Adventure Consultants believe that a visit to Africa shouldn’t just be a trip – it should be the adventure of a lifetime.

(866) 778-1089
Africa Agenda
Address: 1031 33rd Street Ste 174 Denver CO
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ABOUT US
Africa Agenda is driven by the need to change the one-sided narrative of African News. We use this website, journalistic tools, and events, including the Africa News Matters website, as platforms for critical engagement and news analysis about the African continent. Founded on December 11, 2004 by George Bamu and formed as a 501C(3) non-profit organization, governed under Colorado State and the Internal Revenue Service(IRS) laws, Africa Agenda’s mission is to promote positive African News through engagement with the community, mass media outlets, leaders and lay people.

More than an information portal, Africa Agenda is a news media and education organization and a work in progress.

Business Website: http://www.AfricaAgenda.org
(303) 341-1301
Africa Center: Colorado State University
Address: CSU Johnson Hall Room 108
Fort Collins CO
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The Africa Center advances innovative and interdisciplinary/transdisciplinary research that cross-cuts conventional disciplines in an attempt to tackle environmental and sustainability issues. Specifically, The Africa Center members address complex issues of biodiversity, ecosystems, wildlife, livestock and human health well-being, and the interactions that occur between these issues across spatio-temporal scales. The Africa Center members are actively involved in research, education, and collaborative engagement between institutions in Africa and the United States to promote sustainable ecosystems and societies

(970) 492-4215
Africa Development Promise
Address: 1031 33rd Street Ste 174 Denver CO
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BUILDING PATHWAYS TO ECONOMIC INDEPENDENCE

Africa Development Promise is an international non-profit organization whose mission is to drive collective action of rural entrepreneurial women to advance sustainable business and economic independence in African communities.

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Empowerment through collective action.

Africa Development Promise’s four-part strategy establishes a firm foundation for the development of sustainable businesses that move women farmers beyond subsistence farming to market-oriented agriculture.  We explore sustainable business opportunities that help women become economically independent.

(720) 432-0734