17th Annual Canada Africa Partnership Ride raises over $100,000 for communities in Africa

National virtual bikeathon held this June with 18 partners For Immediate Release NATIONAL, June 30, 2021: The 17th annual Canada Africa Partnership (CAP) Ride passed its target fundraising target of CAD $100,000 for Canadian projects and organizations supporting community-led development in Africa. The event, organized by the CAP Network, launched on June 1st with a […]

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 […]

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 […]

Addressing Access to Education from Two Sides

Addressing Access to Education from Two Sides Our partner in Kenya, the Kijiji Cha Upendo Children’s Project, recognizes the connection between poverty and lack of access to education. That’s why they’re working with families in the Kibera slum community to tackle access to education from two sides. Paying School Fees When families struggle with basic […]

2019 CAP Ride Bikeathon

$30k, 12km, 8 projects, 5 countries! On June 11, more than 60 of us took to our bikes to raise funds for African community projects through our annual Canada Africa Partnership Ride bikeathon. Together we raised $30,000 which will be invested in eight participating projects in Kenya, Nigeria, South Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda. The sun […]

Kadra Abdi, Kijiji Cha Upendo Children's Project

Kibera, Kenya: Kadra’s Story

Kadra Abdi is a mother of two and caregiver of four in Kibera, Kenya. She is one of 30 families participating in the Kijiji Cha Upendo Children’s Project(KCU). Swahili for “Village of Love”, this program cares for 30 families and 140 children. It does so by not only helping caregivers pay for their children’s school […]

Khalifa will be a doctor one day

16-year-old Khalifa lives with her mother and 10 year old sister in Kibera, and is enrolled in Kijiji Cha Upendo’s with funding through Village of Love Canada – Khalifa plans to study medicine after secondary school so she in turn can help her community. #CanadaAfricaPartnerships

Annual Review for 2018

We are thrilled to share this infographic Annual Review. We hope you will enjoy these highlights of our Network’s development impact and financial results! Annual Review – Development Impact in Africa It was a wonderful year for our project communities in Africa. Working with our partners on the ground and our affiliate communities here at […]

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