Youngstars Foundation is all about building and strengthening youth

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About Us

Youngstars Foundation is one of Africa’s unique, life-changing youth organization operating in Abuja, Nigeria. From a weekly youth club in a local barber shop in 1995, Youngstars Foundation is growing to emerge as one of the lead youth non-profit that is building young people and strengthening youth organizations involved in development programs in Africa.

global leader in youth non-profit empowerment

Our Program Sixant

Our Participants shall :

  • Gain New Knowledge
  • Experience Mindshift
  • Acquire 21st Century Hands-on Skills
  • Boost Self Confidence
  • Be Inspired To Take Action
  • Gain Peer Energy and be Networked
Our Program Matrix

Our Program / Project Matrix includes :

  • Relevance
  • Sectorial Impact
  • Innovativeness
  • Self Fundable
  • Visibility
  • Scalability
Our Methodologies

Our Methodologies includes :

  • Research and Surveys
  • Workshops and Trainings
  • Debates Challenges
  • Advocacy and Policy Dialogue
  • Digital Engagement
  • Membership
  • Campaigns and Challenges

Our Vision

An Africa where the youth are deliberately developed to reach their fullest potentials, and actively leading the continent to sustainable peace, good governance, development and prosperity.

Our Mission

We are a premium African youth NGO that is building high pedigree young people and youth organization to actively participate in accountable leadership, impact democratic governance and breakthrough innovations for the continent.

Our Thematic Areas

Our Key Focus / Thematic Areas include:

  • High pedigree leadership
  • Accountable and impactful democratic governance.
  • Competitive home-grown Innovations.
  • Gender Inclusive

Our Objectives

Our Objectives Includes :

  • Increasing the quantity of high pedigree young leaders achieving global impact.
  • Increasing capacity building platforms for youth to actively participate in promoting public accountability, impactful and sustainable democratic governance.
  • Increasing youth voice and capacity to actively participate in public leadership at all levels and to actualize youth priorities.
  • Boosting youth collaboration towards homegrown African innovations, inventions and solutions for the continents challenges.

Latest News


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Registration for Female And More Online Season 2 has started for thousands of females aged 18 and above to participate in the 30 days’ self esteem module and SDG leadership challenge !

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9 YALF Trainees emerge winners

YALF is a dynamic youth preparatory program designed to increase the capacity, participation and space for youth emergence in elective positions in the 2019 general elections in Nigeria.

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Season 1 Winners Unveiled

Meet the 3 youth innovators who emerged as winners in the just concluded 3 weeks exciting innovative challenge! Andrew who came first took home a $500 seed grant to scale his idea to the next level!

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