Frequently Asked Questions

What is African Sons and Daughters (ASD)?

African Sons and Daughters (ASD) is a non-profit organisation focused on the needs of members of the African/Caribbean community in the UK and the Worldwide African Diaspora. ASD offers members of the public the opportunity to contribute and support worthwhile community services offered in their community.

What is your Mission Statement?

Our Mission is to promote and encourage the social, economic and physical wellbeing of the African Community in the UK and Worldwide.

What do you do?

Connect like-minded individuals committed to establishing social networks that are dedicated to providing resources and services that improve the well-being of our communities in the U.K and the Worldwide African Diaspora.    

What is the African Diaspora?

African Diaspora refers to the migration of Africans from their homeland.

Can only African people be involved?

We appreciate and encourage support from all communities and have supporters from a wide range of cultural backgrounds.

What have you done so far?

We built community networks, held regular meetings and performed community outreach.

We currently have 2 Homework Clubs in Edmonton, North London and Stratford, East London. Our 3 hour sessions are run every Saturday from 9:30am to 12:30pm.

How long have you been running?

African Sons and Daughters (ASD) was set up in 2011 with the mission to promote and encourage the social, economic and physical well-being of African people living in the U.K and worldwide.                                          

If I make a monthly donation where is my money actually going?

​We are a public organisation which means any profits from our operations go back into our mission.​

As events are held in churches is it a religious organisation?

African Sons and Daughters (ASD) is a not a political or religious organisation. Our focus is community building.

Where is ASD based?

Our office is a 5 minute walk from Stratford Underground Station in East London. 

How can I get involved in my area?

To get involved in ASD please click here to register your interest, we will then contact you with the details of our next interview and induction day.

How do I sign up to a course?

To get involved in ASD please click here to register your interest, we will then contact you with the details of our next interview and induction day.

Do you hold fundraising events?

Sign up to our mailing list and check out the news and events page for events and activities in your area.

Do you receive funding?

We do not currently receive any funding but do hope to receive some in the near future.

Are there any new services planned?

  • ASD Branch Fund – ASD’s investment in ASD Members businesses and social enterprises.
  • Majestic Sports – Sporting events and activities e.g. badminton /football/netball tournaments.
  • Advice and More – Legal advice, sign posting and referrals.

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