Abubakarr Siddique Foundation for Needy and Orphan Welfare (AFNOW) is a registered charity and its registration number is 753/2006, with its Headquarters in Gunjur Kombo South, West Coast Region, The Gambia. AFNOW is democratic, apolitical, non-partisan and non-profit making body. It is a Community Based Organisation (CBO) charged with the responsibility of serving humanity with a specific focus on the Orphans, Needy children and Widows.
The Foundation was initiated in the year 2003, but actually started operating on a wider scale in 2006
AFNOW will raise awareness of the plight of the Orphans, Needy and Widows living in The Gambia and offer them opportunities for education and self-improvement.
To improve the prospects of the Orphans, Needy and Widows living in The Gambia in other that they may attain their fullest potentials for themselves and the socio-economic development of the society in which they live.