BB.A.S.I.C.S INTERNATIONAL is a global community based intervention program, promoting education, literacy, economic empowerment, health, wellness and social inclusion.
Since the year 2000, B.A.S.I.C.S International has impacted over 300,000 individuals through community outreach, provided nearly 3000 educational sponsorships of which 1200 were provided to the girl child. We have provided shelter to over 27 at risk girls and made it possible for 10 (and counting) university graduates. We have opened our doors to over 1000 volunteers that represent 21 countries and provided two fully funded Fellowships to U.S.A University graduates.
B.A.S.I.C.S International provides economic development, economic freedom through our social enterprise program; #IAM HEDZOLE (freedom) to women and families.
Providing BASIC tools for self sustainability.
With 20 years of success behind us, we are looking forward, and creating additional ways to empower our youth.
AKLOWAH - meaning Village in ‘Ga’ is a fresh-air STEAM camp situated on eight acres of land that opens up a new world for urban youth during long school breaks and holidays. The camp will become their home away from home providing creative approaches to learning that use Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and Mathematics as access points for guiding student inquiry, dialogue, and critical thinking.
Serving up to 150 underprivileged children at any one time and serving thousand yearly to have a STEAM-related experience of a lifetime.
The Camp operates year-round, offering structured programming to the hundreds of youth who are registered with BASICS, and thousands of youth affiliated with public schools, private schools and other intervention programs
When completed, Aklowah will be Ghana's first and only true youth camp, exposing children to nature, wholesome activities, new skills and insights, and a wide range of STEAM related explorations.