Niteo Africa Society

Contact Information
Mailing Address c/o NIteo Africa Society 
3557 Lakeshore Rd 
Kelowna, BC V1W 3K1
Office Phone 250.863.0157
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Primary Contact Karine Veldhoen, Founder and Executive Director; Phone: 250.863.0157; Email:
Alternate Contact Brianne Swetlishoff, Project Coordinator; Phone: 250.864.1436; Email:
Alternate Executive Susannah Joy Schuilenberg; Email:
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Description & Services
Service Details - Focuses on grassroots educational initiatives for children with African partners 
- Established eleven community Literacy Centers in Uganda and South Sudan for children to access books and computers 
- Operates a project called Teaching Together, which sends one or two teams of teachers and child care professionals to Uganda annually for collaboration and teacher training 
- Partners with Niteo for various projects and fundraising efforts 
- Partners with First Lutheran Church Global Missions for the Eva Ruf Resource Centre which is a multi-use facility in Ntinda district, Kampala, Uganda that serves as a lending library for educators in and around Kampala, a safe and secure study area for local students, and a supervised recreation area for families and youth 
- Collects books locally that would otherwise be recycled and distributes them to families in challenging circumstances 
- Promotes literacy locally and globally
Meetings Monthly Board Meetings
Located In Community Central Okanagan
Other Details
Languages English
Established 2007