The AWC supports the following charities through fund-raising and donation, in-kind donations and volunteer support.
Child Life Line is a charitable organization that provides a safe retreat for street children. It operates a residential facility in Ibeshe, Ikorudu, and an intake facility in Gbagada. In addition to providing street children with a safe place to sleep, Child Life Line also offers the children an opportunity to pursue an education and/or apprenticeship program.
Past support from The AWC has included the funding of: a new perimeter wall, generator housing, covered walkway and staff salaries as well as in-kind donations.
Ife Oluwa Maternity Clinic
Ife Oluwa Maternity Clinic, located in the Ilasan-Lekki market area, provides pre- and post-natal care for indigent women. Approximately 250-300 babies are delivered there annually.
Past support from The AWC has included: funding for operating expenses, refurbishment of the clinic, purchase of a surgical lamp, gurney and medicines as well as and in-kind donations.
Ife Oluwa Nursery / Primary School
Founded in part by the American Women’s Club many years ago, nearly 100 children attend this nursery and primary school located near the Ilasan-Lekki market.
Past support from The AWC has included: funding salaries and operating expenses and the purchase of playground equipment. The AWC also facilitated the donation of a grant from the NNPC Golf Tournament.
Family Care Association
FCA is supports individuals and families in rural areas by: distributing donated household supplies and food items and providing adult literacy programs, health care and relief aid for victims of disaster.
Past support from The AWC has included: a fund for indigent clients in need of emergency treatment and / or pharmaceuticals at the Ikota Clinic in Ajah and in-kind donations.
The following charities are supported with in-kind donations only:
- Arrows of God
- Cardoso Catholic Community Foundation
- Ishahayi Beach School Foundation
- Nigerwives Braille Book Production Centre
- Society for the Performing Arts of Nigeria (SPAN)
If you would like more information about our charities or to learn how you can help, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.