Mission: We proclaim and seek to build a foundation of forgiveness, love, unity; and enduring PEACE for all ethnicities, regardless of race, gender, age or social status among African immigrants living the United States as well as those living in the Great Lakes Region.
Vision: We work to initiate a peaceful cohabitation (coexistence,) to encourage, support and teach forgiveness and peace in order to achieve success, and a great future.
Also, we provide
FOOD and NUTRITION assistance to widows, orphans, women victims of rape, the disabled and the poor who are victims of wars.
Great Lakes Peace Foundation is a non-profit Organization providing emergency relief, rehabilitation, development assistance, and program services to vulnerable communities and victims of War, Rape, and Social Injustice in the Great Lakes Region of Central Africa.
Great Lakes Peace Foundation is solely dedicated to reducing human suffering and is non-political and non-sectarian in its mission.
Our goal is to:
Serve the needs of the most vulnerable - particularly women and children, victims of rape and civil conflicts, and the poor - with a specific focus on neglected groups and cases.
Empower communities by building capacity and by maximizing local resources in both program design and implementation.
Promote self-reliance, peaceful coexistence, and reintegration of marginalized communities with the main focus to bring Peace among people in the Great Lakes Region.
Protect lives from physical injury or death and/or psychological trauma where present.
Uphold the highest professional norms in program delivery, including accountability to beneficiaries and donors alike.
Forgiveness = Pillar and Pillow of Peace