FIGHTING WORLD WAR ‘E’ AGAINST THE EBOLA VIRUS OUTBREAK IN WEST AFRICA: URGENT ACTION NEEDED NOW

In recent months, West Africa has lost some of its most heroic & dedicated healthcare workers – not to mention thousands of patients - to the devastating & quickly-spreading Ebola virus. Action Africa stood up early with proactive responses and has sent out three large containers of supplies to assist workers on the ground in West Africa. A fourth container is about to leave from our Washington DC base. Arresting the spread of the virus is primarily why this next 40-foot container is entirely filled with protective gear for healthcare workers in Sierra Leone.

In a renewed phase, Action Africa is now declaring WORLD WAR ‘E’! Next, we plan on sending ActionAfrica Life Kits - infection-inhibiting full-body coverings - to West Africa’s healthcare-worker community, starting with a batch of 5,181 ActionAfrica Life Kits to be distributed continue reading

VOA NEWS COVERS ACTION AFRICA CONTAINER SHIPMENTS

Health organizations from around the world are sending supplies and specialists to the West African countries that are dealing with the worst Ebola outbreak in history. On a smaller scale, ordinary Americans and African expatriates living in the United States are doing the same. VOA's Carol Pearson reports.

ACTION AFRICA’S 2014 MEDICAL MISSION HIGHLIGHTS

  • A 40-foot container of Medical Equipment & Supplies to Enugu, Nigeria.
  • A 40-foot container of Medical Equipment & Supplies to Lunsar, Sierra Leone
  • A 40-foot container of Pharmaceutical & Medical Supplies to Owerri, Nigeria.
  • A 40-foot container of Medical and Other Supplies to Kailahun, Sierra Leone.
  • A 40-foot container of Medical Supplies to Lunsar, Sierra Leone.

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Corporate Support Toward Stopping Ebola Outbreak

Action Africa is receiving the support of many individuals and families across the United States and beyond in its fight against the spread of the Ebola virus in West Africa. This grounded support is the basis for the progress that our organization has made in this health crisis. Action Africa has people on the ground in the countries where we work. We invite more individuals and groups to join this effort by donating generously to Action Africa today. Read more
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A Word From The President

"If I’m not for myself, who will be for me? And if I am only for myself, what am I? And if not now, when?" --Hillel

These ancient words, though uttered in a different era & context, could have been stated today and in reference to Action Africa’s fighting WORLD WAR ‘E’ – our current campaign to save lives by slowing the spread of the Ebola virus...

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A Taste of Africa

Action Africa's
Annual Fundraiser
Dinner and
Thanksgiving Event.

Saturday, November 8, 2014
8 p.m - 12 a.m.
La Fontaine Bleue Ballroom
7963 Annapolis Road
Lanham, MD

Ethnic menu, Music & Dance, Awards, Thanksgiving..

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Action Africa Inc was founded in 2000 and is based in Washington DC. It is a 501-c-3 tax-exempt organization recognized by the IRS: EIN # 52-2233698. It is run by a highly dedicated, active, volunteer Board of Directors. Action Africa participates in the Combined Federal Campaign): CFC # 55633. Action Africa is a Member of Aid-for-Africa Federation; Member: Network for Good; Star Partner on Guidestar; Dun & Bradstreet (D&B) # 604761069. Action Africa is also a registered Member PVO with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). Donations made to Action Africa Inc are tax-deductible. THANK YOU.