Africa Bags is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization and all donations to the project are tax deductible. We accept both monetary and donated item contributions from our individual, corporate, and community partners. You can even shop at your favorite stores and a percentage of your purchase goes to Africa Bags.
In order to continue this important work helping the people of Malawi, we need ongoing monetary support. By donating to an Africa Bags project, you can help to ensure that Malawian families build a better life for themselves.
Africa Pads Donations: Broken Umbrellas – please detach umbrella material from the metal and mail to the Africa Bags mailing address.
The Educating Malawi project provides scholarships for a child to go to secondary school for more information about the Educating Malawi project, click here.
Help entire communities with the gift of literacy and donate to the Empowering Malawi project. To learn more about Empowering Malawi, click here.
Give the gift of electricity and donate to the Enlightening Malawi project so that a village in Malawi can have light to lengthen their day. For more information on the Enlightening Malawi project, click here.
Malawian Community Development Centers provide a safe work environment for Africa Bag tailors, house the community libraries and literacy programs, and provide a meeting place for important projects such as the Africa Bags preschool for Orphans and HIV / AIDS Support Groups.
Africa Bags micro-lending focuses on providing opportunity to some of the poorest people in the world by lending small amounts of money to enable them to start a small business within the rural villages of Malawi. Through the micro-lending process, instead of only giving a hand-out, you truly are giving someone a hand-up, an opportunity to be lifted out of poverty. To learn more about Africa Bags micro-lending, click here.
Or you can mail your donation to:
Africa Bags Mailing Address:
235 Hopkins Court
Loveland, Colorado 80537
Did you know it’s possible to double your money to Africa Bags? Many employers match charitable contributions that their employees make to nonprofit organizations, sometimes matching, doubling, or even tripling your initial gift! Put your job to work for Africa Bags and make your gift go much further.
Talk to your human resources department today to ask if the company has a matching gift program. If not, ask if they are willing to start one!
Your matched investment will reap many times the benefits for the families that we help! We are grateful for your kind partnership in the effort to help the people of Malawi help themselves.
Sewing Materials and Equipment
Africa Bags is focused on expanding our outreach, empowering more Malawians, and returning more funds to those in need. To do so we need your help. We provide several opportunities for you to make a difference in the lives of our friends in Malawi. One simple way that you can help is to donate items directly to our sewing groups participating in the Africa Bags project.
One out of ten girls in Sub-Sahara Africa miss 1/4 of school days or drop out completely due to menstrual products being unavailable or unaffordable. These girls are much more likely to marry early and contract AIDS, thus continuing the cycle of poverty. To learn more about Africa Pads, click here. To buy a pad kit today and help a girl stay in school choose a product below!