What we do

An overview of the activities and interventions that Kafaalo focuses on.


This intervention targets vulnerable children such as street children, orphaned children, children in conflict zones, neglected children, and children with disabilities.

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It is intended for children and youth of low-income and vulnerable families and communities as well as individuals to make education accessible and affordable for them.

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The aim of this program is to make essential healthcare services available and accessible. We also help the beneficiaries increase their health literacy.

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Youth empowerment

To empower the youth, we focus on education and training, life skills development, advocacy, volunteerism, and leader and civic engagement.

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Economic empowerment

Improving the economic status of the youth by facilitating access to finance, skills training, entrepreneurship, and empowerment of women.

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This thematic area aims at the facilitation of access to water, sanitation, and hygiene programs for low-income and vulnerable families, communities, and individuals, including children.

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Who we are

Kafaalo Community Development is a humanitarian nonprofit NGO with the mission of providing relief to the most needy and vulnerable segments of our society. Our primary target beneficiaries include urban destitute, street children, low-income families, and orphaned children.

The word “Kafaalo” means “to help” in the Somali language. We believe that everyone has the right to live a life free from suffering, and we are committed to providing the help and support that people need to rebuild their lives.

As a humanitarian NGO, our programs depend on the generosity of our donors and partners to provide aid and assistance to the needy.

We welcome all kinds of help including funding our projects, donating goods such as food, clothes, household items, medical supplies, and personal care items. We accept both new and used items. For further information on ways to help, click the button below.


Opinon from Kafaalo management

Youth and Empowerment

Youth empowerment is the process of enabling young people to participate fully in society and…

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