AYAT DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION
November 18, 2009
The conflict in Sudan has displaced more than 1.7 million southerners.With that estimate,some fled into neighboring countries: Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda, Egypt,Tanzania,South Africa,etc.,and others southerners fled as far as: USA,Autralia,Canada,Asia,and Europe.As a results of Sudan's long civil war, Southerners vilages were burned down on the ground,children were taken,women were rapped and taken into slavery,and men were hunted down and killed by Arabs.With that struggled,Southerners people were unable to grow food,but seek safety somewhere esle.After Sudan signed the Comprehensive Peace Agrement in 2005 between North-South.
The Ayat development foundation a 501(c)3 was and formed in the United States of America on June 26, 2004, in Nebraska, Omaha. Ayat Development Foundation,s prime purpose is to enhance unity and coorpertation as well as bolster geneating resources that are intended for the development of war-torn villages in Ayat,Southern Sudan. Put differently, from its inception, ADF's vision is to foster development, ensure prosperity and enhance our public image both in Diaspora and at the Ayatland.
Our objectives & Purposed
â– To unify all Ayatians in Diaspora and connect them with their homeland.
â– To preserve and unhold the image, heritage and culture of Ayat people.
â– To promote all social and noble causes of Ayat people.
â– To promote early child development.
â– To promote quality education and basic health clinics at homeland.
â– To promote community Development in Ayatland.
â– To provide community-based assistant in Diaspora.
â– To focus project activities on marginalized communities in Ayatland Southern Sudan
â– To increase livelihood in food security by building self-reliable and increasing agricultural productions.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
Working day and night to provide help to Sudanese communities.
Ways to make it better...
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...
Working day and night to make sure our staff members has abiliy to run this nonprofit.
The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...
Kind and honest individuals.
If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...
Build schools,dig wells,provide food to villages,build clinics,and finally provide girls with opportunity to seek further education as girls in Sudan are always subject to early marriages.
Ways to make it better...
I have enough training to lead my people.
In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...
Lack of staff training,capital for operation,new to nonprofit system.
One thing I'd also say is that...
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When was your last experience with this nonprofit?
Board Member & provide basic education, basic health care and clean water to the most disadvantaged population in the Southern Sudan.