WE ARE WORKING EVERY DAY TO SAVE AND TRANSFORM LIVES IN AFRICA.
The GEANCO Foundation seeks to save and transform the lives of the poor and vulnerable in Africa.
We lead medical missions and run maternal and infant health programs in Nigeria, and we are working with Stanford Hospital and many others to develop a world-class hospital in the country.
Together, we can bring Health and Hope to those in desperate need of both. Join us!
Chioma received a new hip during one of our medical missions, freeing her from a lifetime of agony.
Our Directors and Special Advisors hold degrees from Harvard, Stanford, Princeton, Yale, Johns Hopkins, Caltech, Georgetown and Boston College, among many others. We have a wealth of experience in medicine and healthcare management. Learn more about Our Leadership, or watch Our Story.
IN THE NEWS
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According to The Economist, Nigeria was "the worst place for a baby to enter the world in 2013."
GEANCO has joined a special Clinton Global Initiative to save women and children in Nigeria. Learn more HERE.
GEANCO and the Onyema family profiled by Ebony Magazine
GEANCO leaders Godwin and Afam Onyema interviewed on NPR's Global Activism show
Dr. Oz salutes GEANCO's 2013 "Global Hero" Abe Thompson and encourages everyone to donate to our work in Africa.
HOSPITAL IN DEVELOPMENT
We are working with Stanford Hospital and many others to develop a world-class hospital in Nigeria. Learn more.
Click HERE to see pictures from this summer's Hollywood red carpet event!
DECEMBER 6, 2014: CHICAGO, IL
Join us in the Windy City for an exciting GALA!
DECEMBER 10, 2014: NEW YORK, NY
Attend this free event in the heart of Manhattan!
NOVEMBER 2014: SPECIAL MEDICAL MISSION TO NIGERIA
GEANCO's leaders donated badly-needed medication, surgical gear, physical therapy equipment and medical devices to hospitals and clinics throughout Anambra State in southeast Nigeria. We also provided educational supplies, clothes and toys to local primary schools,.
The short video below includes emotional highlights our 2013 medical mission.
GET TO KNOW GEANCO WHERE YOU LIVE!
We host great events year-round all over the country. At these fun gatherings, we get to share our story with long-time supporters and new friends.
Please visit our EVENTS page to locate an event in your area. We can't wait to see you!