Who We Are

About Us

Our Mission

Anchored to the successful delivery of The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, The Wellbeing Foundation Africa strives to educate, empower, and advocate for accessible and sustainable health in Africa


Our Purpose

Through a multi-layered strategy of research, advocacy, policy development, community engagement, philanthropy and education, The Wellbeing Foundation Africa devises and implements programs.


#MaternalMonday

Advocacy campaign of The Wellbeing Foundation Africa

#MaternalMonday is a simple and effective advocacy campaign of The Wellbeing Foundation Africa to remind and encourage mothers and their healthcare givers that for a safe and healthy pregnancy and delivery, every mother should deliver her baby in a properly equipped medical facility, attended by a skilled and qualified midwife with access to appropriate medical referral to a doctor and/or surgeon.

#MaternalMonday Delivers traction in maternal newborn and child health goals from pregnancy, post-natal periods to newborn nurturing, infant and child birth registration, immunization, breastfeeding and nutrition, from point of pregnancy up till adolescence and womanhood, including prevention of child marriage, retention of girls in education, and eradication of gender violence.

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MamaCare

Mamacare Antenatal Education

All pregnant women are welcome to attend The Wellbeing Foundation MamaCare Antenatal Education classes. Classes are led by a qualified midwife, held weekly. Partners and family members are welcome. The sessions will give pregnant women practical information, advice and support to help prepare for birth and care for their newborn.

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Why Give:

H.E. Toyin Ojora Saraki, Founder and President of the Wellbeing Foundation Africa

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Who We Are

Meet Our Team

H.E. Toyin Ojora Saraki
Founder and President

As Founder of The Wellbeing Foundation Africa, H.E., Mrs Toyin Saraki is a Nigerian leader & advocate for women’s & children’s health.

Amy Oyekunle
CEO

Amy Oyekunle is gender and development professional with experience in gender research, resource mobilization and donor relationship.

Dr Luther-King Fasehun
Country Director

Dr Luther-King Fasehun is a qualified medical doctor, with expertise in healthcare management, health economics, and policy development.

Sustainable

Development Goals


Good Health and Wellbeing

Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages


Gender Equality

Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls


Clean Water and Sanitation

Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all

What We Do

Our Programs


#MAMACARE

All pregnant women are welcome to attend The Wellbeing Foundation MamaCare Antenatal Education classes. Classes are led by a qualified midwife, held weekly. Partners and family members are welcome.

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EMONC

Emergency Obstetric and Newborn Care(EMONC). Obstetric emergencies are unpredictable and sudden. Successful management requires a rapid coordinated response by often ad hoc multi professional teams.

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Latest News

From The Blog



Wellbeing Foundation Africa and partners Launch the Multimedia Campaign to Improve Infant and Young Child Feeding (IYCF) practices in Lagos State


The Wellbeing Foundation Africa, as an implementing partner of the Infant and Young Child Feeding (IYCF) Programme in Lagos and Kaduna, today congratulates the Lagos State government and other partners on the official launch of the media campaign to improve IYCF practices within the state. The “Start Strong” campaign was formally launched today by the Honourable Commissioner of Health for Lagos State, Dr. Jide Idris.



WBFA and Partners Launch the Multimedia Campaign to Improve Infant and Young Child Feeding (IYCF) Practices in Kaduna State


Today, the Wellbeing Foundation Africa in partnership with the Kaduna State Government, Alive & Thrive FHI360, Save the Children International and other nutrition stakeholders, launched the first ever multimedia campaign to improve infant and young child feeding (IYCF) practices in the state.