To foster sustainable prosperity in Africa through educational development and equal partnership.
The commercials with starving children do not accurately represent Africa; that image is an oversimplified and hurtful caricature. Africa is full of happy, driven, intelligent people. Perpetuating that false image of a suffering Africa in need of a Western savior is at best demeaning and at worst damaging. While there are undoubtedly challenges and hurdles that many African peoples' face, Hopeful Africa believes it is important to recognize their humanity, intelligence, and determination rather than solely focusing on their perceived wants, as Western media often do...