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WHAT WE DO empowers lives worldwide through our volunteer-based efforts in building wells, schools, distributing food, and more. We believe in making a difference one smile at a time. Join us in our mission to create a better world for those who need it most!


Our sponsorship programs for projects and services aim to empower individuals and communities by providing opportunities for education, healthcare, and sustainable development. We work towards achieving these goals through initiatives such as building schools and community centers, providing access to clean water, distributing food and essential supplies, and supporting local entrepreneurs.


Welcome to UFGD's dedicated programs for empowerment, with a spotlight on AYYAD (Association of Youth and Young Adults Development). At UFGD, we're committed to creating opportunities that enable individuals and communities to thrive. Our Ayyad initiative focuses on empowering African youth and young adults, equipping them with the skills, resources, and support they need to shape their futures and contribute to the progress of their societies. Through mentorship, education, and community engagement, we're driving positive change in the lives of these dynamic individuals, fostering a brighter tomorrow for Africa and beyond. Join us in this journey of empowerment, where each step taken brings us closer to a world of endless possibilities.



At the core of our values lies the steadfast belief that education is not just a privilege, but an unequivocal right that holds the power to dismantle the shackles of poverty. Engrained in this conviction, our educational programs are meticulously crafted with an unwavering commitment to ensure that this right transcends barriers. With an acute focus on fostering access to high-quality education for both the young and mature learners in our midst, we embark on an inspiring journey to reshape destinies. Through the construction of schools that stand as bastions of knowledge, the training of educators who illuminate the path of discovery, and the provision of indispensable educational tools, we endeavor to empower individuals to unfurl their innate potentials. For we firmly believe that education is the beacon that guides us towards a future enriched by knowledge, resilience, and boundless opportunity.

Emergency Response

In moments that test the resilience of humanity, we emerge as a beacon of solace, extending crucial emergency relief and unwavering support. Our meticulously designed emergency response programs are meticulously tailored to meet the pressing needs of those grappling with the aftermath of natural disasters, the upheaval of conflicts, and the uncertainty of unforeseen emergencies. With an unyielding dedication to alleviating suffering, our initiatives prioritize the distribution of sustenance, the creation of safe havens, and the delivery of essential medical assistance. We firmly believe in the power of compassionate action during times of duress, as we strive to restore stability, hope, and dignity to the lives of those who find themselves at the crossroads of crises.

Sustainable Development

At the core of our mission is an unwavering belief in the enduring potential of sustainable development, shaping a world of lasting prosperity for present and future generations. Our comprehensive programs strategically address societal, economic, and environmental challenges, guided by the principle of Sadaqah Jariyya – continuous giving. Through empowering local entrepreneurs, nurturing sustainable agriculture, and facilitating access to clean energy, we forge pathways to progress that resonate beyond immediate impact, nurturing a legacy of harmony, innovation, and resilience that reverberates through time.

Faith Development

We recognize the profound significance of spiritual connections and the power of faith in fostering strong and united communities. Through our sponsorship programs, we are dedicated to building masjids (mosques) in various regions, providing spaces where individuals can deepen their connection with their Creator and strengthen their faith. These sacred places not only serve as centers for prayer and worship but also act as focal points for community gatherings and meaningful interactions. By facilitating the construction of masjids, we aim to create a nurturing environment that promotes unity, compassion, and understanding among diverse communities, fostering a sense of togetherness and solidarity in the pursuit of spiritual growth and communal harmony.


In addition to the pivotal concept of sustainable development, the foundational value of accessible healthcare emerges as another vital underpinning in our mission. Recognizing the unfortunate reality of countless individuals and communities bereft of this fundamental right, our unwavering commitment to healthcare programs springs forth, poised to extend essential services and resources to those most in need. These initiatives constitute a beacon of hope, their purpose radiating towards the creation of equitable access to healthcare. By establishing clinics as beacons of healing, nurturing the skills of healthcare workers to empower them as agents of change, and providing essential medical supplies that bridge the chasm of medical inadequacies, we embark on a transformative trajectory to actualize better health outcomes for all, transcending the barriers of geography and circumstance. Our dedication reverberates with the resounding belief that every individual, irrespective of their background, deserves the right to lead a healthy life – a sentiment that echoes through the corridors of our healthcare programs, resonating with the tenets of compassion, empowerment, and the unwavering pursuit of a healthier, brighter future for humanity.


We believe in empowering individuals not only with immediate support but also with opportunities for sustainable growth. Our Entrepreneur Development initiatives are designed to ignite entrepreneurial spirit within communities, fostering economic independence and resilience. Through mentorship, skill-building, and access to resources, we equip aspiring entrepreneurs with the tools they need to turn their dreams into thriving businesses. Join us in paving the way for self-sufficiency, innovation, and a brighter future through our unwavering commitment to Entrepreneur Development.


Our work spans across diverse regions, with a primary focus on countries throughout West Africa, including Ghana, Nigeria, and Togo, where we implement impactful sponsored projects. We are dedicated to making a difference in the lives of communities in these regions by addressing various development challenges. Additionally, our reach extends worldwide through our food distribution campaigns and Medical Appeals, providing critical assistance to those in need across the globe. Through collaborative efforts and a commitment to sustainable solutions, we strive to create a positive and lasting impact on the lives of people in vulnerable communities worldwide.

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Empowering Lives Worldwide!

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