Welcome to africanPovertyRelief (APR) Inc.

About Us


Our story starts way back......

African Poverty Relief (APR) Inc headquartered in Oshawa Ontario, Canada, is on a mission to make a profound and lasting impact on the lives of those in need throughout the African continent.

Our vision – to create an African society where every person in need receives their basic essentials needed for survival. Our ultimate goal is to build secure, healthy, and enlightened lives and environments that foster social, educational, economic, cultural, and moral development.

Our mission is to fight poverty through hope, skills, and awareness. We start at the grassroots level and extend our reach across East Africa. Our goal is to empower individuals and communities, from the smallest villages to the national level, to succeed in life.

Our Regional Focus

While our aspirations are global, our initial focus is on six African countries:

Our Approach

At APR Inc., we take a holistic approach to improving the quality of life in African communities. Our work is guided by five fundamental dimensions:

Relief of Poverty

Providing Basic Necessities.

Saving Lives

Promoting Public Health.

Building Stronger Communities

Access to Essential Resources

Preserving the Environment

Enhancing Skills in Agriculture and Forestry.

Minimizing Disaster Impacts

Providing Relief in Times of Crisis

"Overcoming poverty is not a gesture of charity. It is the protection of a fundamental human right, the right to dignity and a decent life."

— Nelson Mandela