Heart to Heart Project Humanitarian Relief in Somalia

Heart to Heart

Heart to Heart Donations Item Value to Somali Bantu Association of America to transport to Somali- $134, 482,18. See Website SBAOA Factsheet: Facts & Figures: Famine and severe food insecurity killed 258 000 people between October 2010 and April 2012 Number of IDPs: 1.1 million Somali refugees in the region: Over 1 million Other important facts: Population in need of humanitarian assistance: 870 000 in acute food insecurity, 2.3 million ‘stressed’ – fragile food insecurity … Continue reading


Jamie’s Joy

Jamie's Joy

Grant Awarded to SBAOA- $2000 About Jamie’s Joy (see website) Jamie Morgan Mychael Bratton-McNeeley was born May 24, 1996. One month shy of his sixth birthday, April 24, 2002, Jamie was killed in a car crash. In 2003 a committee of family and friends formed to continue Jamie’s legacy. The group decided to create a memorial fund through the San Diego Foundation. We transferred the balance of the donations that were made in Jamie’s name when … Continue reading


American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME)

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Contribution to Somali Bantu Association of America- $3000 See Website About AFSCME AFSCME is the nation’s largest and fastest growing public services employees union with more than 1.6 million working and retired members. AFSCME’s members provide the vital services that make America happen. We are nurses, corrections officers, child care providers, EMTs, sanitation workers and more. With members in hundreds of different occupations, AFSCME advocates for fairness in the workplace, excellence in public services and … Continue reading


Sam’s Club Giving Program

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Giving Made Simple See Website At the national and local level, the Sam’s Club Giving Program funds nonprofit organizations committed to supporting small business owners.  Small Business Support examples include providing advanced training that empowers small businesses to grow their operations, particularly women- and minority-owned businesses. At the local level, Sam’s Club facilities are encouraged to support nonprofits or other causes important to their community, provided they fall within one of the Walmart Foundation’s focus … Continue reading