Welcome Afrah Orphans: New Affiliate Member!

We are pleased to welcome our newest affiliate community of the CAP Network – Afrah Orphans! Afrah Orphans supports the Afrah Orphan Education Centre, a non-profit humanitarian institution dedicated to working with the most vulnerable in the society especially orphan children, widow women, and people living with disabilities in Dayniile District in the South Central […]

Local Responses to a Global Pandemic

2020 has been a difficult time for many, with the COVID-19 pandemic putting our communities at risk of health, hunger and economic struggles. A policy brief published in May 2020 by the International Growth Centre estimates that an additional 9.1 percent of the population in Sub-Saharan Africa have immediately fallen into extreme poverty as a […]

Virtual Bikeathon Triples Fundraising Target: Lessons Learned

We are concluding the 16th annual Canada Africa Partnership (CAP) Ride bike-a-thon with huge thanks and gratitude to everyone who made this our most successful ride yet! Every June since 2005, the CAP Ride has taken place in Toronto to mobilize Canadians to fundraise in support of community-led development in African communities, with satellite events […]

People Power During COVID-19: 16th Annual Canada Africa Partnership Virtual Ride is Fundraising for 14 Projects

COVID-19 has impacted many areas of our lives. The power of coming together and supporting each other is more apparent now than ever.  Every June, projects and organizations unite through the Canada Africa Partnership Ride bike-a-thon to raise funds for community development efforts across Africa. This year is no different.  To continue creating collective impact […]

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Update on CAP Network Efforts in Light of COVID-19

This is a very challenging time for us all. We appreciate that as you read this, you are no doubt facing challenges of your own and managing uncertainties impacting you and your families. These updates are meant to reassure you that we are able to continue our engagement with African Community Partners and Projects in […]


Canada Africa Partnership Your donation supports partnerships that increase collective impact, enable direct funding support for African community-led … 0% $0 Raised $8,000.00 Goal Mikoko Kwanza Thank you for supporting Mikoko Kwanza! Your donation will support the restoration of the mangrove … 0% $0 Raised $3,000.00 Goal Zacadia- Zanzibar Thank you for supporting the Zanzibar-Canadian […]

Investing in Livelihoods: Zuhura’s Story

Longtime CAP Network African Project Community Kjiji Cha Upendo (Village of Love) is a grassroots organization that operates in the slum community of Kibera, Kenya. The group works to enhance the efforts of orphan caregivers to provide material support for their children and keep them in school. One initiative the organization supports is to provide […]

Sustainable Sources of Nutrition

Community Health Volunteer Benard knows first hand the importance of finding sustainable sources of nutrition. Benard, who works with CPIEM in Zambia, spoke about some of the barriers the chiefdoms face in establishing reliable and sustainable sources of nutrition to community members, particularly those with or affected by HIV. While the parish provides food once […]


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