Sankofa’s mission is to provide trauma informed supportive services, supportive housing, referrals to resources that encourage under served families and communities to be strong, self sufficient, and remain intact.


Advocate for Families
Sankofa has worked effortlessly with Chicago families to provide supportive services help preserve, stabilize, reunify, and keep families intact
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Become A Volunteer
Volunteers are the greatest asset to any organization or program! Volunteers are needed for the following: teachers, coaches and community interested personnel.
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Support Our Programs
Sankofa offers a comprehensive approach that encompasses a range of services designed to strengthen the family unit, and to promote individual and family support.
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Make A Donation
No gift is too small and every dollar helps, including every bit of change! Please support Sankofa Safe Child Initiative by making a contribution...
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“Weaving the Village to Strengthen Grand families”


To explore and add new meaning to the theme “Leave No One Behind”which was the legacy of Mary Mcleod Bethune, founder of the National Council of Negro Women left us. It is a single goal, one that out to be a moral imperative for any civilized and compassionate society.

You Can Support Us via

State & University Employee Combined Appeal (seca) via payroll deduction, on our website via PayPal, or via check made out to: Sankofa Safe Child Initiative. A gift of any size will be highly appreciated!

Because You Can
Save A Life To Make The World Better