Sanna's Foundation for the Needy (SFN) is a registered non-profit foundation that was founded to serve and aid disaster struck and socially disadvantaged individuals and families in deprived communities of The Gambia. It also aims to create more awareness on child rights and to advocate for their right to an education.
The SFN foundation was formally established as a community based charity in 2010. Since its founding, SFN has responded to a number of disasters and aided victims in such communities. Their central focus was to provide food aid to deprived individuals within affected communities which is known as thee 'Feed the Child Project'. Over time, the foundation's area of activity grew ecompass various sustainable human development projects and initiatives within The Gambia such as 'Shelter For a Child', 'Water for the Kids', 'Educate a Child', and 'Gift for Health','.
Presently, the foundation is helping dozens of families in the Gambia. Its operations are largely funded by local donations from private individuals, business sponsors, and various other grants. The devoted volunteers of the foundation are the energy behind the philanthropic work that the foundation provides, who bring their individual experience to the benefit of the affected families. It also recieves discounted prices for relief equipment, logistics, and other aid supplies benefiting from worldwide sourcing.
Sanna's Foundation has been operating in The Gambia for many years, and the flagship project is the 'Educate a Child'. SFN has been supporting and sending many children to school, who may otherwise have been out in the streets engaged in many illegal or unlawful activities. The charity believes that everyone has the right to an education no matter what their background.