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Unusual heart foundation

About Us

Shamies Foundation, aka. Shamies Unusual Heart Foundation, is an Abuja NGO with a mission to rehabilitate, empower and reintegrate ex-convicts into the society: through a wide range of advocacy, representation, trainings and support programmes. Over the past year, the Foundation has carried out various medical and humanitarian outreaches and sponsored the release of awaiting trial inmates in major prisons across Nigeria. 

Our Mission

To rehabilitate, empower and reintegrate ex-convicts into the society: through a wide range of advocacy, representation, trainings and support programmes.

Our Vision

To see a society where crime is less attractive (dignity of ex-convict restored) and ex -convicts becomes part of sustainable solutions to peace and security.

Current Goals

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Advocacy Congress 1.0

A stake-holders summit to address and profer solution to ex-convicts issues.

100%

Goal: N2,000,000

Raised: N2,000,000

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Mental Rehab Conference

Teaching how to rehabilitate, empower and reintegrate ex-convicts into the society.

50%

Goal: N500,000

Raised: N250,000

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Peace & Dignity Programme

Towards a society where crime is less attractive and ex-convicts are a part of sustainable development.

96%

Goal: N1,000,000

Raised: N960,000

Our Team

These people are not special by their skills alone, but they are truly special by their heart.

Sara Abdul Ropshik Executive Director

Sara Abdul

Executive Director

Ulochukwu Akarah

Ulochukwu-Akarah

Project Director

Shedrach Oka

Shedrach Oka

Director, Programs

Shola Afuye

Shola Afuye

Director, Operations

Ashley Lori 1

Ashley Lori

Director, Human Resources

Ladi Ogbole 2

Ladi Ogbole

Director, Community Development

John Olugbemi

John Olugbemi

Director Communications & PR

What People Think About Us

I never knew redemption was in sight for me until Shamies Foundation showed up. I will forever be grateful.

Ex-Convict

Thank you, Shamies Foundation, for joining us to fight against crime in our society and in our nation Nigeria.

Musician/Global Prison Ambassador

Your Donation Can Change Lives

The purpose of human life is to serve, and to show compassion and the will to help others.
― Albert Schweitzer

Monetary

Your financial gifts are highly appreciated.

Volunteer

Gifting your time, skills and support.

Partnership

We believe in collaborations and joint efforts.

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