Our mission is to celebrate Afro-culture and empower Afro-Americans through educational travel. A.F.F.R.E.E.C.A. aims to creates partnerships that facilitate educational experiences and excursions that showcase Afro cultures worldwide, with emphasis on first time travelers.
A.F.F.R.E.E.C.A. IS A 501(c)(3) NON PROFIT ORGANIZATION
CULTURE: Sankofa by remembering our history and reclaiming our culture, by learning from our past we recognize our untold stories of beauty and our accomplishments worldwide.
EDUCATION: Historically education was prohibited during slavey and sometime it can feel like its still prohibited with cost incured. We believe education should be free for those who have the desire and ability to learn. We hope to help bridge the achievement gaps within our marginalized community.
EXPLORATION: We believe every African American who wants to travel to a country with African culture should be able to, we want to give 1st time travelers access to reconnect with the motherland to heal the disconnect between the American decendants of slavery and the diaspora. Our goal is to give access to American decendants of slavery to find their roots around the world.
EMPOWERMENT: We want to empower African Americans though experiences. By creating pipelines into industries. Airline hospitality, tourism, stem careers. We want to highlight career paths outside of sports and entertainment. Its our goal to be able to offer access to scholarships, mentorship and partnership that will positively impact the future.
WE THE DESCENDANTS OF ENSLAVED AFRICANS DESERVE AND ARE LONG OVER DUE GLOBAL REPARATIONS. OUR GOAL IS TO HELP FACILITATE TRAVEL FOR FIRST TIME TRAVELERS TO THE CONTINENT. WE SUPPORT REPARATIONS IN THE FORM OF FREE TRAVEL, FREE EDUCATION FOR LIFE, TAX EXEMPTION AS WELL AS COMPENSATION FROM ALL COUNTRIES AND CORPORATE ENTITIES WHO BENEFITED FROM THE ENSLAVEMENT OF AFRICANS.
Founder Ivy Ngene’s introduction to the world.