The Afiya Center is a woman centered organization where we seek to create an atmosphere where women’s experiences are the center of our thinking; addressing the unique needs of women and increasing awareness and advocacy around policy that impact women’s lives.
transforming women and girls lives....
The word Afiya is the feminine Swahili for health and wellness. Our logo, Sesa Wo Suban, is the West African Adinkra symbol of life transformation. It is our vision to positively impact and transform women and girls' relationship to their bodies and sexual reproductive health while fostering a complete mental, physical, and spiritual wholeness.
The Afiya Center is a 501c3 non profit organization our mission:
To engender empowerment by re-educating marginalized, Black women and girls increasingly at risk for new incidences of HIV/AIDS. To increase their knowledge of Sexual as well as Reproductive health and to transform management of their health and wellness to one that promotes self-efficacy and wholeness through a women-centered atmosphere.
Marsha and Mukamtagara