Cape Coast, Ghana is located 3 hours west of the capital city in the Central Region of Ghana. Cape Coast is a beautiful city sitting along the Atlantic Ocean with a dense population of roughly 170,000 people. Cape Coast suffers from years of oppression due to the British slave trade that caused much of the community to turn to idol worship and other oppressive practices. Over the years drugs have infiltrated the community along with other illicit activities that keep much of the population in significant poverty. Cape Coast is a mix of diversity and beauty with a people hungry for opportunity through the Gospel. Acts 2 Collective has been working in Cape Coast, Ghana since 2012. To learn more about our work in Cape Coast please click hereâ€¦
Education and Orphan Care
Throughout our work in Africa we have noticed that nothing puts a bigger smile on a childrenâ€™s faces than handing them a book, despite the fact that many cannot read or write. Although government schools do exist, in many circumstances they are not easily accessible and do not provide high quality education. One of the...
Children were not meant to grow up on their own, but many are abandoned or lose their parents at a young age. The causes for the orphan cycle are numerous, so what can we do to break the cycle? Our goal is to provide these children with a family that will nurture and care for...