100% of donations go directly to our programs in South Sudan.
Your contribution today will be dedicated our girls’ education program, the Alok Girls’ Academy.


$25 gives a student meals for one month

$50 gives a student textbooks and school supplies for a year

$100 provides bedding, sheets, and a mosquito net for a new student

$300 sponsors a student to attend Alok Girls’ Academy for a full year

$2,000 sponsors one student's university tuition and board in South Sudan for a full year

$3,000 purchases the seeds, fertilizer, tractor lease, and irrigation equipment for the school to farm the 3.5 acre school farm for a full year

$10,000 pays for the chemicals and raw materials for the science lab

$100,000 will support 50 women farmer cultivate 5 acres each and ensure food security and economic empowerment

$200,000 will train 50 fish farmers and build fish bonds that can provide food security throughout the year for the community

$300,000 establishes a vocational training institute that can train thousands of women, youth and girls and empower them with necessary skills for self employment

*Representative costs

Long Term Funding Goals

There are still critical unmet funding needs in 2018:

85,000 is needed to renovate a campus the government of South Sudan granted us. We will create a boarding school for girls, the Alok Girls’ Academy - Secondary School, where our current students can go to secondary school.

$200,000 needed to support training and building of fish bonds for 50 women farmers

$280,000 is required to launch the South Sudan Employment Initiative

$300,000 is required to establish a Vocational Training Institute to support women, girls and youth acquire necessary skills for employment

$1,800,000 is required to launch our Public Service Leadership Endowment to fund 50 students' tuition and board fees annually for the next 25 years. 

Gifts are also accepted via cash or check

Checks may be mailed to:

The Valentino Achak Deng Foundation
849 Valencia St.
San Francisco, CA 94110

Your gift could double if your company has a matching gift program. Please ask your human resources office for the appropriate forms and guidelines. 

Please contact the U.S. office (yvonne@vadfoundation.org) to contribute by phone or discuss any of the following:
• Monthly payment plans
• Tax receipts or donation summaries
• Contributions of stock and securities
• Contributions of property - e.g. real estate or vehicles
• Planned Giving: Please consider including the Valentino Achak Deng Foundation of the USA, in your will, trust, retirement plan, or life insurance policy.

OUR STUDENTS thank you for your generosity!