Kids Come First Foundation (KCF)

What we do: Child Fostering (Family strengthening)
This foundation aims to provide (directly or via work with partner agencies) services that meet the individual kid's needs, as identified through the assessment, care planning and reviewing processes. These include the identification and provision of necessary additional services and supports e.g. education through sponsorship, health, social service, and therapeutic input.
Child Sponsorship
The foundation also recognizes the kids we serve have unique needs and gifts. Therefore, we work at the grassroots level to identify and meet specific needs of the world's poorest kids through based line survey and assessment.

Advocacy is one of the most significant roles that the foundation is emphasizing on in any developmental agenda. Participating and embarking on activities that are geared to change social behaviors producing well educated, highly skilled and attitudinally changed youth.

We need volunteers to: Give technical expertise, help in the human resource base of the foundation, we need volunteers in the area of networking, and to share of information and experiences.

Non-cash donations: Office equipment, stationeries, IT and IT related materials (communication devices), reading books for the proposed children's library, children's toys and any other materials.

Contact Name: Bakary Seedy Dampha (Buba) and Momodou D Fofana
Telephone: (+220) 7222827, 6922826, 7777104, 6204374

Address: KCF Wellingara Village, Kombo North District West Coast Region Clo Wellingara CIS Nursery School P O Box 1499, Banjul The Gambia.

Website: N/A

Languages spoken: English and local languages (Mandinka, Wollof and fula)

Other useful information: The foundation is working with the state department of social welfare for the promotions of children welfare. We worked with Child Protection Alliance (CPA) in the protection and advocacy of children rights and responsibility, commercial and sexual exploitation of children etc. Aimed to work with any other institution/organization that may aim to protect the welfare of children. Involving the less privilege children into our activities that may burst their moral, knowledge and skills etc to improved their standard of living.