YHF-OSIWA Launches TV/Drama Series

The Young Heart Foundation (YHF) in partnership with the Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA) launched a TV/Drama Series last week Friday at the Mensvic Grand Hotel. The series, “Breaking the Silence” aimed at reducing the abuse churned at women, children and vulnerable people in the country. Addressing audience at the launch, Norman Amidu, consultant and producer of the series, said the series was developed mainly to address negative issues and other inhumane vices women experience. He observed that the project came about as a result of a research carried out by YHF. “Through this research we discovered abuse against women was high especially in Africa hence putting this series together to educate,” he said. Mr. Amidu noted that...

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Thieves Break Into Young Heart Foundation office

Thieves have broken into the Madina office of Young Heart Foundation (YHF), a non- governmental organisation established to support orphans, widows, girl child education, people living with HIV and AIDS and the less privileged in society. Mr Desmond Bress-Biney, Programmes Co-ordinator of YHF confirmed the incident to Ghana News Agency (GNA) in Accra on Tuesday during an interview. He said the incident which happened over the weekend saw the thieves taking away eight laptops, one Samsung tablet, three video recorders, YHF’s central machine containing all documents, back-ups and other hard copies. The thieves also made away with GH¢ 28,000.00 and $ 8,600 dollars as well as 14,300 Euros. He said the matter had since been reported to the Madina Police...

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Young Heart Foundation donates to Madina Police Service

Accra, March 26, GNA The Young Heart Foundation (YHF) on Tuesday donated items worth GH¢ 23,875.90 to the Madina Police Service and three other social bodies. The others are Madina Social Welfare Department, YHF Vocational Training Beneficiaries and School Kids. The items are Generator, and set of Furniture for the Madina Police Service, Printer for the Madina Social Welfare, food items, cash, cooking oil and toiletries for the school kids and YHF Vocational Training Programme beneficiaries. Mr Karim Philips, President of YHF who presented the items, said YHF had always been very keen to work with the community to build the institutional capacity in these vital areas, and helping equip the Madina Police Service. One of the great things YHF...

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