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Are you looking for a holiday gift, a token for your child’s teacher, a birthday gift for a loved one, or a way to show someone that you care for them? If so, please visit our online catalog and do some shopping! We will send a card on your behalf to the person to whom you are gifting, letting them know that you not only care for them, but that you’ve also given something life-changing to a child.



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What We Do

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AFCA supports efficient and sustainable programs that promote self-reliance for children infected and/or affected by AIDS, as well as their families and caregivers. We work in regions that are underserved and marginalized, providing care that is measurable, real and hope-filled.



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Would you like to travel to another country and experience a different way of living while working hand in hand with a community?  If so, why not join us on a Vacation with a Purpose in Zimbabwe, Kenya or Uganda and paint a school, build a playground, distribute livestock, help in a hospital, set up administrative systems, teach English, and so much more!  Each trip is different, but they are all exciting. 



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Latest News From The Field

March 9, 2017 – loaded a container bound for Miwani, Kenya

February 2, 2017 – container of medical supplies arrived at Holy Innocents Hospital close to Mbale, Uganda

January 31, 2017 – container of medical supplies loaded. Container is bound for Kampala, Uganda

January 27, 2017Covenant Christian Academy did a day of service at AFCA’s warehouse

November 15, 2016 – new container of medical supplies to be loaded and shipped to Holy Innocents Hospital in Uganda

October 8, 2016 – Music Festival held in Grantham, PA

August 2016 – Sisal fiber project started in Miwani, Kenya to provide HIV+ parents with work

May 13-15, 2016 – Board of directors strategic meeting held in Harrisburg, PA

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GlobalGiving Top-Ranked Organization 2015

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Warehouse Updates

We need volunteers on the first Saturday of every month to help out our warehouse. We will next be open on May 6th, 2017.

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Dessert & Auction

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Join us for our fun filled, family friendly event on May 19th, 2017 in Jonestown, PA to benefit children in AFCA’s programs!  With their families earning less than $1.50 per day, it is hard for the kids and their guardians to eat well and therefore, it is hard to stay healthy. 

Proceeds from this lively event will feed children and will provide them with chickens, goats, sheep, pigs, guinea fowl, ducks, and seeds so that they can raise their own animals and plant their own gardens. Through this event, we not only feed a child today, but long into the future, as 100% of the proceeds will go directly to our work.

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Become a Volunteer

We are looking for people who want to make a difference. If you can sew, research, write, fundraise, write/perform music, sort medical supplies, coordinate events, or simply have a desire to help, we need you. If you want to travel to Africa to volunteer, Read More...
Climb Up Kilimanjaro

Climb Up So Kids Grow Up

Do you want to have a great adventure while helping children? If so, you are in the right spot! Climb Kilimanjaro, hike in Nepal, run or walk in our 5k, or create an adventure of your own – all to help those who only dream of doing these things. Read more...
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Fundraising made easy

Are you fundraising for your AFCA adventure? Are you celebrating a birthday, holiday or other event and want to raise funds to help children in lieu of gifts? We’ve made it easy – simply create a fundraising page which you can send to friend, family and colleagues. See? Simple. Read more...

 

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American Foundation for Children with AIDS
1520 Greening Lane
Harrisburg, PA 17110

Tel: (888) 683-8323
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