ABOUT US

ABOUT CAREFRONTING – NIGERIA

Carefronting – Nigeria is a non-governmental, non-religious, not-political and a non-for-profit making organization assembled in the year 2000 but was formally registered with the Kaduna State Ministry of Youth in December 2004, Kaduna North Local Government, the Federal Ministry Of Women Affairs in 2006(Ref: FMWA/WA/389/I, 10th July 2006) and Corporate Affairs Commission 2011 (awaiting Certification).

Carefronting – Nigeria is based in Kaduna. Carefronting – Nigeria is an assemblage of individuals from different organization with varied social works background. Some members of the team are members of Alternatives to Violence Project (AVP). A project that has been working on peace building in twelve states in Nigeria for four years viz: Kaduna, Kano, Plateau, Nassarawa, Kwara, Oyo, Osun, Lagos, Rivers, Delta, Anambra and Enugu States. Some are pathfinder international trained HIV/AIDS home base careers and we have clergies and nurse educators in the team. Also involved are women Literacy experts, Disaster preparedness and mitigation trainers and Red Cross members.

We have trained facilitators and Volunteers in the States we have worked and can mobilize our network of reach across the geo – political zone, we have about 22 active trained facilitators in Kaduna that are quite experienced in different aspects of social works, that can always be relied on.

VISION

A peaceful society free of all forms of violence, discrimination and abuse and to promote full participation of youths and women in all sectors of National development.

ORGANIZATIONAL CAPACITY

Carefrontiong organogram has a seven (7) member Board headed by a chair. The board serves in advisory position with particular regards to policy matters. An executives committee made up of operational office staff in charge of the day-to-day administration includes the Coordinator, Secretary and project officers. Other executive members volunteer their time and experience but we have three paid staff and an NYSC member.