Kerosene Lamp Foundation Overview
Target demographics: At-risk youth with a specific focus on kids in the Caribbean or living in the USA of Caribbean descent
Direct beneficiaries per year: 1500 youths
Geographic areas served: Northern California, Orlando (Florida), Caribbean
Programs: KLF will build and refurbish basketball courts in various cities along with developing education and health programs/initiatives.
KLF was founded in 2005 by Adonal Foyle, a native of St. Vincent & the Grenadines and professional basketball player. KLF uses basketball as a bridge to the next generation, promoting education and health awareness, providing free basketball clinics and building/refurbishing basketball courts.
The name “Kerosene Lamp” refers to the lighting used by Adonal to study on an island without electricity, and symbolizes his mission to brighten the futures of today’s youth.
6 basketball courts refurbished in St. Vincent & the Grenadines.