Queennak Foundation Benefit to the society.
Member of the Hollywood chamber of commerce, Greater New York Chamber Of Commerce & the BiBlack chamber.
Queennak Foundation Inc, established on September 30th, 2011, is a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping the poor and needy. Founded by [Her Excellency, Ambassador, Doctor Neneh Ada Yang (QueenNAK), the organization draws inspiration from Zainab Bangura the mother of QueenNAK, who was known for her selfless acts of kindness and care for children in need.
The primary purpose of Queennak Foundation Inc is to provide essential items such as food, clothing, and personal care products to individuals in need. By ensuring that people have access to these basic necessities, the organization aims to empower them to be their authentic selves in their workplaces and communities, ultimately fostering a more enjoyable and inclusive community.
Over the past 10+ years, Queennak Foundation Inc has made a significant impact through various donation initiatives. These include the 30/30 challenge, Prince Yang 7/11 Campaign, $300,000 donations to Sierra Leone Guinea and Liberia to support for Ebola victims, assistance during mudslides and flooding. Before the Queennak Foundation finally established in the United States, Queennak was seen at the ABC Tv / Arkansas - Donating to the Dorcas House in Little Rock City Arkansas, and many other charitable endeavors. The foundation has also contributed to important causes like education, building schools, and supporting women's empowerment initiatives.
The dedicated team members of Queennak Foundation Inc, including King Da Jue Yang Yan, Heping Yang, Sahid Kargbo, Ibrahim Bakar Kargbo, and Dauda Kargbo, play instrumental roles in fundraising, as well as the purchasing and donation processes. Their commitment and efforts have played a crucial part in the organization's success.
Collaborations with influential figures and organizations have further strengthened Queennak Foundation Inc's impact. Notably, the foundation has collaborated with the former First Lady of Sierra Leone, donating $10,000 to support Ebola victims, and with the present First Lady, contributing $5,000 towards the country's free education project. Additionally, the foundation has provided support to the International Police and Veterans Foundation in Flushing, New York, Dorcas House in Little Rock City Arkansas, Covenant House in Texas, and numerous other charitable institutions in Europe, Asia and Africa.
Fundraising for Queennak Foundation Inc primarily relies on the sale of art, designs, and the organization of charity events. While grants have not been received yet, the foundation remains committed to exploring additional funding opportunities to sustain and expand its impactful initiatives.
As Queennak Foundation Inc continues to make a difference in the lives of the less fortunate, the organization remains focused on its mission to uplift the poor and needy. With a vision for a more equitable society, Queennak Foundation Inc strives to inspire others to join their cause and contribute to building a better future for all.
Our nonprofit organization belong to the social services and human services industry. This industry focuses on providing assistance, support, and resources to individuals and communities in need, including the needy and disabled.
list of services provided by our nonprofit organization
1. Fundraising: Organizing events, campaigns, and initiatives to raise funds for my cause.
2. Purchasing Food, Clothing and personal items: Buying essential food, clothing and personal items to distribute to individuals and families in need.
3. Collecting Food, Clothing & Distribution: Collecting and distributing these items to those who lack proper attire and food.
4. Personal Items Provision: Supplying personal hygiene products, toiletries, and other essential items to individuals in need.
5. Donations for the Needy: Providing financial assistance or material support to individuals or families facing financial hardship.
6. Supporting the Disabled: Offering aid, resources, and assistance to individuals with disabilities to improve their quality of life.
7. Advocacy: Promoting awareness and advocating for the rights and needs of the poor and disabled in the community.
8. Collaborations: Partnering with other organizations, businesses, or agencies to maximize the impact of my efforts.
9. Education and Training: Offering workshops, classes, or resources to empower individuals in need with skills and knowledge.
10. Community Outreach: Engaging with the local community, conducting needs assessments, and identifying individuals who require assistance.
"Our objective is to provide comprehensive and holistic social assistance to individuals and communities in need, addressing their immediate needs while empowering them to break the cycle of poverty and achieve long-term self-sufficiency.
Through our programs and services, we aim to provide essential resources such as food, shelter, clothing, and healthcare to those experiencing homelessness, poverty, or other challenges. We will prioritize a person-centered approach, treating each individual with dignity, respect, and empathy.
In addition to meeting immediate needs, our objective is to offer a range of support services that foster personal and professional development. This includes educational programs, job training, financial literacy, and mental health resources. By equipping individuals with the necessary skills and knowledge, we aim to empower them to overcome barriers and achieve sustainable independence.
Furthermore, we will collaborate with community partners, government agencies, and other stakeholders to advocate for systemic change and develop policies that address the root causes of social issues. Our objective is to be a voice for the marginalized and drive initiatives that promote social justice, equality, and inclusivity.
By measuring our impact, continuously evaluating our programs, and seeking feedback from those we serve, we will strive for continuous improvement and ensure that our efforts are making a meaningful difference in the lives of individuals and communities.
Ultimately, our objective is to create a society where social assistance is not needed, where everyone has access to basic necessities, equal opportunities, and the support they need to thrive. We are committed to working towards this objective with dedication, compassion, and a focus on long-term sustainable change."
Our target beneficiaries:
1. Individuals experiencing homelessness: Provide food, clothing, and support services to help them regain stability and access resources.
2. Low-income families: Offer assistance with basic needs such as food, utilities, and healthcare, as well as educational programs and job training to help parents secure stable employment and improve their financial situation.
3. Youth at risk: Provide mentoring, educational support, and life skills training to empower at-risk youth to make positive choices, avoid involvement in criminal activities, and pursue education and career opportunities.
4. Elderly individuals: mobility equipments, medical supply, and social support for senior citizens, ensuring their well-being and enhancing their quality of life.
5. Individuals with disabilities: Provide accessibility resources, mobility equipment, medical supply, training, and advocacy services to empower individuals with disabilities to achieve independence, access employment opportunities, and fully participate in society.
6. Survivors of domestic violence: counseling, food, personal supply and support group to help survivors of domestic violence rebuild their lives, heal from trauma, and break the cycle of abuse.
7. Immigrants and refugees: Provide food, language & cultural resources, and personal items to support the integration and self-sufficiency of immigrants and refugees in their new communities.
8. Individuals struggling with mental health issues: feeding, clothing, counseling items, support group, and personal items to promote mental well-being and help individuals overcome emotional challenges.
"Our vision is to create a society where all individuals have equal access to opportunities, resources, and support, enabling them to thrive and reach their full potential. We envision a community where no one is left behind, where compassion and empathy prevail, and where every person's worth and dignity are recognized.
Through our efforts, we aspire to build a society that is free from poverty, homelessness, and other forms of social injustice. We envision a world where every person has access to quality healthcare, education, and employment opportunities. We strive to foster a community that values diversity, inclusivity, and social cohesion, where individuals are empowered to overcome adversity and lead fulfilling lives.
We envision our nonprofit organization as a catalyst for positive change, collaborating with partners, volunteers, and community members to create sustainable solutions that address the root causes of social and human challenges. By advocating for systemic change, promoting equitable policies, and providing direct assistance to those in need, we aim to shape a future where everyone has an equal chance to succeed.
Together, we can create a world where compassion, empathy, and social justice prevail, and where individuals and communities flourish. Our vision is to be at the forefront of this transformative journey, leaving a lasting impact on the lives of those we serve and inspiring others to join us in building a better future."
Reason for starting this nonprofit organization along with our mission statement:
( I struggled a lot growing up, and I’ve witnessed a lot of people struggling even more. My Mother used to bring them home and share the little we have with them. ) After witnessing the multitude of challenges faced by vulnerable individuals in our communities, we felt a deep calling to establish a nonprofit organization. Our reason for starting this organization is to provide comprehensive social and human assistance to those in need, ensuring their basic needs are met and empowering them to rebuild their lives.
Our mission is to offer a range of support services, including access to food, shelter, healthcare, job training, and counseling, to individuals and families experiencing homelessness, poverty, or other crises. We firmly believe that everyone deserves dignity, compassion, and the opportunity to rebuild their lives, regardless of their circumstances.
Through our initiatives, we aim to create a safety net for those who are most vulnerable, offering them a pathway towards stability, self-sufficiency, and a brighter future. By addressing the immediate needs of individuals and families, while also providing them with the necessary resources and support to overcome their challenges, we strive to foster a stronger and more inclusive community."