• B Nigerian American Foundation

    To eliminate ethnic bigotry through education.

    The goal is to build an institution that will debunk misconceptions and educate visitors about Africa but also to leave a permanent mark in South Florida.
  • Nigerian Culture

    Development of cultural infrastructure and introduction of new technologies in cultural activities in South Florida.
  • Making a Difference

    Establishment of links between culture and education, as well as between education and different cultural industries, particularly mass media.
  • Our Goals

    Building up of a national cultural identity and parallel affirmation of cultural identities of different ethnic groups and educate our next genaration.
  • Our Objectives

    Analysis and understanding of the Nigerian cultural life, cultural values and cultural needs and expectations of people in South Florida.
  • We are all about

    Reaching Out
    Building Bridges
    Strengthening Community Relations
    Educating and Informing
    Providing Assistance and Support
  • Our Objectives

    Building up of a national cultural identity and parallel affirmation of cultural identities of different ethnic groups; and educate our next genaration.
Welcome to the Nigerian American Foundation

The Nigerian-American Foundation (NAF) is a 501 (c) 3, tax-exempt, not-for-profit organization based in Miami, Florida. We are a secular, non-partisan body dedicated to the economic, social and political empowerment of Nigerians and Nigerian-Americans. We promote, protect, and project the image and interest of the Nigerian community at home and abroad.

Vision

The Nigerian American Foundation is the leading voice and prime platform for positive expression and self-actualization for Nigerian-Americans and friends of Nigeria in South Florida. We are the premier provider of value-added services to the Nigerian-American community.

Goals and Objectives

• To promote unity and cooperation within the Nigerian-American community
• To encourage and improve the community lifestyle and well-being of Nigerian-Americans
• To promote the social and cultural values of Nigeria in the United States
• To provide value-added services, with emphasis on Education, Health, Employment, Housing, Social Wellness, Recreation, and Faith
• To build bridges between the Nigerian-American community and other local communities in the spirit of mutual friendship, collaboration, and mutual respect
• To strengthen relationships between the Nigerian-American community and key governmental, educational, socio-cultural, and business entities
• To promote the general welfare and common good of all members of of all Nigerians in South Florida
• To project the altruism, professionalism, industry, creativity, competence and integrity of Nigerians in South Florida
• To document and trumpet the contributions of Nigerian-Americans to the socio-economic wholesomeness of South Florida in particular and the United States in general
• Working co-operatively with organizations of identical goals inside and outside Nigeria to promote peace, stability, justice and unity in the homeland
• To serve as a political pressure group, working for the interest of Nigerians locally and in Nigeria
• To provide platform for Nigerian politicians, corporations and business interests, to network with Nigerians in South Florida, and pertinent players in the private and public sectors in the US
• Empower Nigerians by providing and supporting educational opportunities that would eliminate ethnic and religious bigotry while optimizing their developmental capacity, potential and performance


THE NIGERIAN AMERICAN FOUNDATION IS DEDICATED TO CATALYZING POSITIVE SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC CHANGE AND BUILDING A LASTING BRIDGE BETWEEN THE UNITED STATES AND NIGERIA.
We are all about:

    Reaching Out

    Building Bridges

    Strengthening Community Relations

    Educating and Informing

    Providing Assistance and Support


Upcoming Events


Recognition of the Nigerian Diaspora in Tallahassee FL
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Invitation Letter
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About Nigeria (Brochure)
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The Voice: Nigerian Community Newspaper

Did you know?

1. Nigeria, with a 2013 estimated population of 174,507,539 is the most populous Black nation and the 7th most populated nation in the entire world, trailing after—from least to most—Pakistan, Brazil, Indonesia, USA, India and China (1.3bn).
2. Nigerians are 1/5th the total population of Black Africa.
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