Event Details

On August 9th, Best Buddies International will host a mandatory regional meeting for Best Buddies Africa. All Country Directors must attend this one-hour virtual event. Please make sure to mark your calendar for this important event and inform the International Programs Department if you are not able to attend. All staff from the region are invited to attend.

The goal of this event is to:

  • Re-connect as a region
  • Share important reminders and updates from Best Buddies International
  • Discuss areas of collaboration moving forward

If there are additional topics that you would like to see on the agenda for this meeting, do not hesitate to reach out the International Programs Department at International@BestBuddies.org


5:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Updates from Best Buddies International
New Department Members
Regional Strategic Plan
Accreditation Process
Global Staff Forum
Feedback Survey
5:15 PM - 5:40 PM
Updates from Best Buddies Africa
Five-minute verbal updates from each country in this order
5:40 PM - 6:00 PM
Regional Collaboration
Funding opportunities
Regional training
New ideas


  • Jennifer Allen (Senior Director of Best Buddies International)

    Jennifer Allen

    Senior Director of Best Buddies International

  • MF

    Matthew Fernandez

    Program Manager at Best Buddies International

  • YS

    Yelba Sosa

    Manager of Operations, at Best Buddies International


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