We are pleased to announce we are now on Givey. This makes it even easier for our supporters to help us fund our objectives of helping the most disadvantaged in society into secure education. We continue to encourage our donors to donate regularly but, if you wish make a one-off donation, we recommend using our page on Givey. AHEAD receive 100% of your donation via this channel, while the donor […]Read more
Author: Roy Crawford
Would you like to help build young people’s futures?
We are working on an easier way for you to donate directly to AHEAD and fund our efforts to create a secure future for the young people who so desperately need access to education. Our hostel has created the security, but we need to push forward with additional support and partnerships with local agencies to build on our successes, and give young people the future they deserve as valued members […]Read more
We are on Instagram
If you’d like to find out more about our events and our work helping the disadvantaged gain a bright future, please visit us on Instagram at aheadcharityRead more
Annual Bike Ride & Walk 2020
Our Annual Bike Ride & Walk normally held in early-June has been postponed due to the current Lockdown restrictions in England, imposed by the UK Government. We are looking at alternatives to allow our supporters help us raise funds for disadvantaged children in Ethiopia and local support groups in London.Read more
An Evening with AHEAD 2019
AHEAD would like to thank everyone who came along to our evening event on 30th November 2019. It was great to see so many people enjoying the great food and entertainment supporting our charity. If you’d lke to get involved and support us please see how you can help us.Read more
Helping families in Arjo
Arjo is a district in Eastern Wallaga in Oromia Sate (Ethiopia) and like most rural regions, Arjo families suffer from acute poverty due to a lack of sustainable incomes, poor housing and access to children’s education. The Arjo Family and Children’s Project (AFCP) was established after Mrs Ejigayehu Kiflemariam visited the beautiful scenery and observed the fertile natural resources of the area. Mrs Ejigayehu Kiflemariam, supported by the local people, […]Read more
AHEAD Chairman Visits Ethiopia – October 2019
From 18th-27th October, Dr Elfneh Bariso, Chair of AHEAD visited Ethiopia on behalf of the Charity’s Trustees. He conducted community consultation on current needs in collaboration with the Trustees of Unity Development Association (UDA), Community leaders and members: elders, young people, men and women of all ages and abilities. Elfneh also met with Bule Hora University President, Dr Chala Wata, Vice Presidents (Mrs Metasebia Adula, Dr Fufa Esayas, Dr Getachew […]Read more
An Evening with AHEAD on 30th November. Entertainment confirmed. Don’t miss it.
AHEAD work closely with the Oromo community in the UK. On 5th October 2019, our trustees and volunteers took the opportunity to participate in the celebration of the Annual Irreechaa (The Oromo Thanksgiving Festival) organised by the London community. The Oromo in the UK The Oromo people celebrate various cultural festivals. The UK community is one of the longest standing black and minority ethnic groups in the country, with resident […]Read more
Get ready for our annual “Evening With AHEAD” on 30th November.
Contact us for more details if you’d like to attend. If you can’t make it, but would like to support us, please consider donating. We really hope you can make it to the event, it’s a fun night out for all the family.Read more