"Our biggest challenge in this new century is to take an idea that seems abstract-sustainable development- and turn it into a reality for all the world's people." - Kofi Annan
Summer 2012 finds our members visiting projects in Tanzania, Uganda and Zimbabwe. A new school building is near completion in Northern Uganda.
The Colorado Coalition for African Empowerment is comprised of seven non-profit organizations that are scaling up based on their collective successful empowerment projects in fifteen African countries.
The Coalition strives to empower impoverished sub-Saharan African families and orphaned children by creating holistic and sustainable projects that result in self-support through collaborative fundraising and grant efforts.
The CCAE is a Colorado registered 501(c)(3) organization that is comprised of talented, passionate (and unpaid) volunteers, who are professional leaders in their fields. Those fields represent journalism; marketing; theology; law; nursing; accounting and business; along with engineering; teaching; construction; shipping and IT. As an organization we strongly beleive that we can learn from and help each other, and that through working together we can accomplish a much greater task.