Bako Youth Development Foundation(BYDEF) is a Non for Profit Organization established in 1998 and registered with the Nigerian Corporate Affairs Commission Reg. No. CAC/IT/NO90680. BYDEF envisions youths fully developed and contributing positively to the development of society and with the mission to develop potentials in youths that can enhance their moral, physical, and economic development as well as commitment to contribute to community life. Our target beneficiaries include Orphans and Vulnerable Children, Widows, and Youths with vulnerabilities. The organization has a seven-member board of trustees, 23 paid staff, 65 volunteers, and 40 community facilitators. BYDEF is currently working with three (3) partners namely; the Centre for Integrated Health Programs (CIHP), Save the Children International (SCI), and Society for Family Health (SFH). BYDEF works to enhance better life of people living and affected by HIV/AIDS, and other health issues in Nigeria. We also build the capacity of vulnerable people for self-reliance through household economic strengthening, Income Generating Activities, and Vocational training initiatives.
To ensure sustainable youths development
Provide coordinated and comprehensive support for vulnerable children and their caregivers
Provide support for people with special needs
BYDEF is committed to impact positively on youths that can be depended upon. Consequently, we are committed to values that will make the youths what is envisaged. These include: integrity; team spirit; hard work; sincerity; service and sacrifice.
SAVE THE CHILDREN
CENTER FOR INTEGRATED HEALTH PROGRAM
SOCIETY FOR FAMILY HEALTH
INTERNATION CENTRE FOR AIDS CARE AND TREATMENT PROGRAM
CIVIL SOCIETY FOR MALARIA CONTROL, IMMUNIZATION, AND NUTRITION
BYDEF EXECUTIVE BOARD OF TRUSTEES
PROGRAM/ADMIN/ FINANCE OFFICERS
Our primary role is to ensure the self-reliance of our people and community development through the involvement of members of the community in areas such as:
HOUSEHOLD ECONOMIC STRENGTHENING
VOCATIONAL AND LIFESKILL TRAINING
BYDEF envisioned youths fully developed and contributing positively to the development of the society.
To develop potentials in youths that can enhance their moral, physical and economic development as well as commitment to positively contribute to Community life.