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Women In Heart Disease Workshop

Women In Heart Disease Workshop

English Language Class

English Language Class

Women's Health Workshop

Women's Health Workshop

Women in Maternal Child Health Program

Women in Maternal Child Health Program

Children, Caregivers and Volunteer in Obesity Prevention Program

Children, Caregivers and Volunteer in Obesity Prevention Program

Children In Obesity Program

Children In Obesity Program

Blood Pressure Screening

Blood Pressure Screening

Health Workshop At An African Church

Health Workshop At An African Church

Director Receiving An Award from the Mayor's Commission on African & Caribbean Affairs

Director Receiving An Award from the Mayor's Commission on African & Caribbean Affairs

Glucose Screening by Residents of TJU

Glucose Screening by Residents of TJU

Health Education Workshop

Health Education Workshop

Blood Pressure Screenings with Residents of TJU

Blood Pressure Screenings with Residents of TJU

Health Education Workshop

Health Education Workshop

Health Literacy ESL class

Health Literacy ESL class

Physical Fitness Education

Physical Fitness Education

Physical Fitness Education

Physical Fitness Education

Participant in obesity prevention program

Participant in obesity prevention program

Children in obesity prevention program

Children in obesity prevention program

Children in obesity prevention program on shopping trip

Children in obesity prevention program on shopping trip

Health Forum 2011

Health Forum 2011

Participant in a healthy food shopping trip

Participant in a healthy food shopping trip

AFAHO Health Forum 2011

AFAHO Health Forum 2011

AFAHO Health Forum 2011

AFAHO Health Forum 2011

Participant in healthy food shopping trip

Participant in healthy food shopping trip

AFAHO Leadership Forum

AFAHO Leadership Forum

Children during nutrititon education workshop

Children during nutrititon education workshop

Clients at AFAHo Event

Clients at AFAHo Event

Health literacy ESL class

Health literacy ESL class

AFAHO Grand Opening with Councilwoman Jannie Blackwell

AFAHO Grand Opening with Councilwoman Jannie Blackwell

Health forum 2011

Health forum 2011

AFAHO Fundraising Dinner 2010

AFAHO Fundraising Dinner 2010

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AFAHO Fundraising Dinner

AFAHO Fundraising Dinner

AFAHO Fundraising Dinner

AFAHO Fundraising Dinner

Volunteer Appreciation Award at Fundraiser

Volunteer Appreciation Award at Fundraiser

AFAHO Fundraising Dinner 2010

AFAHO Fundraising Dinner 2010

AFAHO Fundraising Dinner

AFAHO Fundraising Dinner

Mrs. Sandra Turner-Barnes - Fundraising Dinner

Mrs. Sandra Turner-Barnes - Fundraising Dinner

AFAHO fundraising dinner

AFAHO fundraising dinner

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Our Mission

The African Family Health Organization (AFAHO) is a non-profit organization providing access to health and human services for African and Caribbean immigrants and refugees in the greater Philadelphia area.

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The Ebola Epidemic: Public Health, Human Rights & A Community Response

Join Drexel University School of Public Health and the African Family Health Organization (AFAHO) to discuss the science, history and human rights implications of the Ebola epidemic as well as the community response from locally affected community members. October 30, 2014 at 5-7:30pm.  Drexel University Stein Auditorium, Nesbitt Hall, 32515 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA. Event is Free and Open to The Public

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“Supporting Immigrants In Challenging Times: A Roundtable Dialogue”

September 18, 2014. 9:30am, Friends Center, 1501 Cherry Street, Philadelphia, PA. Register here:

http://www.eventbrite.com/e/supporting-immigrants-in-challenging-times-a-roundtable-dialogue-registration-12707176507

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2nd Annual U.S. Conference on African Immigrant Health (USCAIH)

Join AFAHO, the Office of Minority Health and other academic institutions and community-based organizations at the 2nd Annual U.S. Conference on African Immigrant Health. September 19-21 in Pittsburgh, PA. Registration is free: http://www.minorityhealth.hhs.gov/USCAIH2register/Default.aspx

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JOIN AFAHO AT OUR 3RD ANNUAL SPRING FRIEND-RAISER

Engage, Empower, Transform – Celebrating the Resiliency of Philadelphia’s African and Caribbean immigrant communities with food, music and recognition of extraordinary contributors!

Live Music By Internationally Acclaimed Ballafonist Mr. Balla Kouyate!

When: FRIDAY MARCH 7, 2013 From 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Where: 1709 Ben Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA (United Way Building)

Dress: Business Casual

Tickets Are $50 – regular and $25 -student and can be purchased by Clicking Here:


Regular & Student Tickets




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TEENS IN AFAHO’S “HEALTHY CHOICES” PROGRAM

African & Haitian Teens Talking About Making Healthy Choices and Receiving Important Sexual Health Information

African & Haitian Teens Talking About Making Healthy Choices and Receiving Important Sexual Health Information

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AFAHO featured on “philadelphianeighborhoods.com”

Spruce Hill: African Immigrants Struggle to Navigate City’s Healthcare System:

http://philadelphianeighborhoods.com/2013/12/02/spruce-hill-african-immigrants-struggle-to-navigate-citys-healthcare-system/

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AFAHO partners with Wharton’s Leadership Program!

AFAHO successfully partnered with the Wharton Leadership Program at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania to implement a financial literacy program for African and Haitian teens!afaho financial workshop

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AFAHO is chosen as a “Four Seasons Hotel – 30 Days, 30 Ways Recipient!”

“Our committee was very impressed with the work your organization is doing in the greater Philadelphia area and believe it will continue to make a valuable difference for the next30 years!  We hope our donation of the ultimate Four Seasons experience worth $1,000 will be a valuable auction/raffle item to help you raise additional funds. ”
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10151888708414002&set=a.448827334001.227116.228534454001&type=1&theater 

Thank you Four Seasons Hotel, Philadelphia for investing in our mission!

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