Rave Media Group Supports Ahaban’s “Christmas on Wheels”

Christmas is a season of love, a time to bring joy to the less privileged in the society and put smiles on the faces of many. It is to this end that the Ahaban GLF in partnership with the Rave Group on Friday, December 16 decided to embark on the “Rave- Ahaban Christmas On Wheels” donation drive.

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The drive saw several people on the streets presented with donated items from sponsors as well as threats including food, drinks, toys among others. The donation drive began at the Tetteh Quarshie Interchange through to some major streets of Accra pass the 37 Military Hospital, Movenpick Ambassador Hotel and ended at the Accra Psychiatric Hospital in Adabraka. They were over 30 volunteers involved in the exercise from both Ahaban GLF group and Rave Group (and its subsidiaries), who were brought together for their mutual love of sharing.

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In an interview with the media, the CEO of the Rave Group Ruddy Kwakye, touched on the objective for this partnership. According to him, Christmas is a great time to think about helping people on the streets,

We planned providing them with food, toys clothing and also spending time with them to enable them experience the joy of the Christmas season. Giving love warmth and hope”. Partnering with Ahaban for Christmas on Wheels following their numerous activities throughout the year gave us the opportunity to do so. He continued.

Rave Ahaban Christmas On Wheels, is an event organized by the Rave Group in collaboration with Ahaban GLF as part of its social responsibility to give back to the community. Rave is committed to helping in as many ways as it can. The Rave Group manages; Rave Marketing solution, Media Vault PR, Content Vault and VirDge Digital.

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Latex Foam & Ahaban GLF donate to the Teshie Orphanage Home

Latex Foam Ltd, producers of quality Latex Foam products, and Ahaban – Green Leaf Foundation, a humanitarian organization, over the weekend, collaborated to provide 20 mattresses to the Teshie Orphanage Home. In line with the project, the members of Ahaban Foundation paid a visit to the orphanage and donated the 20 mattresses on behalf of Latex Foam & Ahaban.

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The donation which forms part of Latex Foam’s corporate social responsibility projects for the year 2016, was in response to a call from Ahaban GLF to help support the expansion of Teshie Orphanage to their new site by providing student mattresses for the orphans housed there. For Ahaban Foundation, which has the mission of promoting the welfare, education and development of children, the project was part of their Green Christmas initiative to spread the joy of the Christmas season with the less privileged.

 

The donation was made on Saturday the 3rd of December at the Teshie Orphanage Home premises at Teshie. Presenting the mattresses on behalf of Latex & Ahaban, the project coordinator Ms. Awere Ampem noted that they hoped the donation would go a long way to aid the orphanage, ensuring that the children sleep and rest comfortably on Latex Foam mattresses. She also lauded the caretakers on the great work they’ve done in 2016 and encouraged them to continue, ensuring the that Ahaban GLF and Latex Foam Ltd will always be ready to support them in future projects.

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Receiving the items on behalf of the Teshie Orphanage, Moses Lamptey, thanked both organizations and expressed the need for a continued relationship to ensure young orphans are given the hope and opportunities to develop, learn and progress in their lives.

 

Latex Foam is the leading manufacturer of quality Foam products in the country, satisfying our customers by providing them with quality and innovative Foam Products; catering for the larger society within which they operate.

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Ahaban GLF partners with Korba Mobile App Payment Service

korba-appIn a move to encourage donations to charity projects and make it simpler to donate, Ahaban GLF has partnered with Korba’s mobile app payment system. Volunteers and donors can now donate to any and all of Ahaban’s charity projects on one platform. The app which makes payments across all platforms easier, will give donors the direct access to paying via mobile money accounts, debit and master cards directly into Ahaban’s Charity accounts. The Korba App is available on both android and IOS platforms. To donate via the Korba app follow these simple steps:

  1. Download the app & sign up
  2. Open the app & Search for ‘Ahaban GLF’
  3. Select the project you’d like to donate to, your payment type & voila! You’re done!

Thanks for your donation. #GiveAndGrow

Ahaban’s Green Christmas 2016’ (Dec 2nd – 24th)

whatsapp-image-2016-11-22-at-8-03-27-amAhaban Green Leaf Foundation (GLF) is embarking on a series of events next month to support the underprivileged in society.

The initiative dubbed ‘Ahaban Green Christmas.‘ will round up what has been an eventful year so far for the non-profit organization: launch of Ahaban Educational Fund, painting the wards of Princess Marie Louie and Ridge hospitals and other notable charity events.

Leaders of the NGO say the second edition of the initiative which starts on December 2 to 24 is to “give back the joy of the season.”

The events planned for the period includes donations and projects at Teshie Orphanage, Royal Seed Orphanage, Gomoa Fetteh and the principle streets of Accra. It will end with the Berla Mundi Christmas Party in collaboration with the Berla Mundi Foundation on the eve of Christmas day.

To volunteer or donate towards Ahaban’s Green Christmas charity events call +233 20 152 2291.

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Ahaban GLF is a humanitarian organization (non-profit) dedicated to working with communities across Africa to tackle our developmental challenges by reaching out holistically to those in need and helping them reach their full potential.

 

Right to Food Campaign Launch

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Volunteers from Ahaban GLF joined ‘Food for all Ghana’ to say no to food wastage and also got other parties involved to help channel excess food to those who can’t gain access or afford a meal. Together we launched the Right To Food campaign at the Press Center during the first Food For All Conference on the 26th & 27th of May.

Princess Marie-Louie Children’s Hospital Get’s A New Look!

On the 2nd & 3rd of July, our team of volunteers from Ahaban & Uplift The Children headed out to the  to repainted 4 wards on the 2nd floor of the Princess Marie-Louie Hospital. This project was a follow up to the painting we did on the 1st floor back in December of 2015. This project was sponsored by Inesfly Africa Ltd. Check out the footage from the project below:

Ahaban Participates In Inter-orphanage Games

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On the 11th of June 2016, our team of volunteers supported Gold Label Africa Outreach at the Gold Label Inter Orphanage Games at the Lizzy’s Sports Complex. Putting smiles on the faces of these precious ones through games!