About Us

About Us

Emofra Africa was founded in 2003 on the belief that all children should have access to affordable quality healthcare regardless of their social/economic status.
Emofra Africa is a registered NGO in Ghana and a registered 501(c) (3) NGO in Virginia, USA.


Mission

To serve as a support network for children and families affected by pediatric cancer in Ghana.


Vision

To work with medical institutions and other NGOs to increase childhood cancer survival rates in Ghana and globally.


Objectives

• To educate families about cancer prevention programs including screening and early detection towards the reduction of cancer in Ghana.

• To advocate for policy intervention for sustainable funding for cancer prevention, control, management and treatment.

• To ensure that paediatric cancer patients get accurate cancer diagnosis, appropriate treatment, supportive care, rehabilitation service and palliative care.

• To collaborate with other stakeholders in Ghana and abroad to make Ghana, in
particular, and the world in general cancer free.

• To create a forum of networking for families battling pediatric cancer.

• To raise funds for the control, treatment and management of pediatric cancer care.

• To improve public knowledge on myth and misconception of pediatric cancer.


Meet Our Team

Grace Marabe
Founder/President

Dr. John O. Mate-Kole
Medical Director

Theresa D. Kuleke
Office Coordinator

Nisreen Marabe
Social Media Coordinator

 

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