International Child Advancement is a non-profit organization with a mission to empower orphans and underprivileged children to become self-sufficient through education, vocational training and mentoring.
To be an impactful and sustainable source of education and career development support for underprivileged children.
Advancement Opportunities: We work towards providing disadvantaged children with equitable educational opportunities, eliminating systemic inequalities.
Elevation from Poverty: We are committed to eradicating poverty by creating diverse revenue streams and career coaching to prepare for careers and entrepreneurship.
Fostering Sustainability: We are responsible with resources placed in our hands and attract diverse funds necessary to ensure long-term success.
Equity & Inclusion: We foster an environment where everyone has an opportunity to live their full potential regardless of race, gender, identity and background.
Community Commitment: We are present in the public and private spheres of influence, building healthy and lasting relationships with all stakeholders.
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EMPOWER | EDUCATE | ELEVATE
We are entirely driven by a small group of passionate volunteers in Western New York, led by our Founder who is of Congolese descent.
We equip refugee and underserved children in Buffalo, NY with scholarships, backpacks, school supplies, and financial education, ensuring they have the tools necessary to succeed in school and life.
We support the needs (educational, vocational, and nutritional) of orphans in the Kivu region of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).