Americans Serving Abroad Projects is an American non-profit charity organization in New York. Started by a group of former volunteers of our organization, it is listed as top rated non-profits in America
. They supports us with volunteers and resources for healthcare programs in Africa. It is gold star rated by guidestar charities rating. Visit their website www.americansservingabroad.com
The Danish development organization has supported us in the past ten years. We are grateful to the Danish development organization for the support we have received for several years. Denmark’s development policy aims to combat poverty through promotion of human rights and economic growth. Visit their website http://um.dk/en/danida-en/
Dr Agyeman Prempeh:
Dr Prempeh is founder and the current board chairman of Sem-Fronteiras
initiated the activities that led to the formation of Sem-Fronteiras Charity organization. In 2001, his private urban planning firm was consulting for several land owners and local chiefs across the lower part of Ghana. He started activism to encourage the local chiefs to invest the land sale proceeds into educations and community development program. most of these villages faced difficult social challenges including teenage pregnancy, HIV/AIDS infections and high rate of school drop outs. At his age, he is not able to be actively involved in the day to day activities of the organization. Dr Prempeh currently serves as the executive chairman of the board.
Agyapong Kwaku Gyamfi:
Agyapong Gyamfi – the executive director of Sem-Fronteiras
Joined the organization in 2003. After college education to pursue B.Sc. Physics, where he had an associate degree in computer science, He had served as a teacher and pursued a post graduate education in rural development. In 2006 he became the head of projects of the organization and oversaw the expansion of the organization’s activities to four other African countries. He redesigned the programs of the organization to welcome volunteers to play a key role in our activities, reducing administrative expenditure, adding a new form of revenue for our operations and expanding the stakeholders and beneficiaries of our work to include international volunteers as well as the needy local people. He currently serves as the executive director of the organization after Dr Prempeh stepped down from that position in 2014.
The University of Kansas Career Center (UCC) offers a wide range of quality services designed to support and challenge students at all points on the career development and implementation path. Every year, the career center sponsor a platform where we introduce our works to students and faculty. This helps us to attract volunteers to be part of our work. Visit their website at http://career.ku.edu/
Partners: We are grateful to all the district directorates of the Ghana health services that have supported us including the Upper Denkyira District, the Central Gonja district, the Sawla-Tuna-Kaba district, the Kumasi metro, the Atwima Nwabiagya District, the Twifo Praso district, the offinso south municipal, the offinso north district, the lower denkyira district, the the Awutu Senya East Municipal, the Akuapim North district and the rest.
Dora Kyei Kwarteng:
Dora Kyei Kwarteng – Volunteers Cordinator
Joined the organization in 2007. She was a school teacher for seven years before joining our organization. Right from college after her education degree, Dora was interested in working to improve the lives of children in challenged communities. She loved her work as a teacher. Dora saw an opportunity to do more for the children in challenged communities if she joined the organization. She was glad to work with us as our volunteers coordinator and has worked to design programs and services to improve the lives and experience of volunteers who come to Africa to work with our organization. She is charismatic, adventuress and fun loving person who makes volunteers feel right at home from the first day.
Francis Donkor is the head of finance and administration
Worked as the district manager for the cocoa buying company Olam Ghana ltd before joining our team in 2007. Francis Donkor as a certified accountant managed over 30 purchasing clerks for his district for 8 years before joining us. He is the head of finance and administration.
Partner: The ministry of education, Ghana has been a long time partner supporting us through their district offices to identify and get to work in schools very deprived in needy communities.
Partners: His royal highness, the paramount chief of offinsoman, Nana Wiafe Akenten III and the offinso traditional council, His royal highness, the paramount chief of Manso Nkwanta, Nana Bi-Kusi Appiah and the Manso Nkwanta traditional council. The Chief of Akyem Achiase.
Mike Owusu is the deputy projects director in charge of field and network relations
With a great passion in community development, Mike has been working with our organization as the deputy director of projects, specifically in charge of field works and network relations. Mike holds a post graduate degree in Social science from the University of Science and technology where he had early pursued his bachelors degree.
Emmanuel Peprah is the special assistant to the executive director
A professional geologist, Emmanuel left the mining company to join our team after he saw how the lives of local people were seriously affected by mining activities. Emmanuel serves as special assistant to the head of projects handling most of his day to day responsibilities.
Partner: The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection in Ghana
Partners: Travel for good travel and tour services.
Very heart-warming, ever-ready to help. Stella is the front desk manager at the main office.
Alice Fredua Agyeman:
Alice Fredua Agyeman is the assistant volunteers cordinator
Is the Assistant to Dora Kyei Kwarteng. Alice is one of the fun loving ladies you will experience when working with us as a volunteer. She has an associate degree in tourism.