What is the African Diaspora Network (ADN)?

African Diaspora Network is a Silicon Valley-based nonprofit that promotes entrepreneurship and economic development on the African continent and in the communities in which we live.

What is ADN’s mission?

We bring together Africans on the continent, in the diaspora, and friends of Africa to actualize their full potential, activate their entrepreneurial spirit, and strategically mobilize financial and intellectual resources to ensure a brighter future for the African continent.

Where is ADN located?

4701 Patrick Henry Drive, Building 25, Santa Clara, CA, USA

Does ADN provide funding to individuals, organizations, or foundations?

We are a non-profit organization and we are unable to provide direct funding to individuals, enterprises, or organizations. However, we encourage

How can I join the ADN community?

We have an open-membership model. As a start, you can subscribe to our newsletter here. You can also follow us on FacebookInstagramTwitterLinkedIn, and YouTube.

How can I engage with ADN?

Click here to learn more about engagement opportunities at ADN.

Does ADN have any volunteer positions?

We do recruit volunteers to help us with our programming and operations. If you are interested in volunteering with ADN, please send an email to info@africandiasporanetwork.org and attach your resume/CV. We will review your request and see if we have further volunteer needs; though, there is not a guarantee at this time.

How can I work for ADN?

You can find more information about job opportunities here.

How can I apply for the BAF/ABLE program?

If you are a grassroots African entrepreneur, please find more details on the Builders of Africa’s Future (BAF) on the website here.

If you are a U.S.-based entrepreneur, please find more details on the Accelerating Black Leadership and Entrepreneurship (ABLE) here.

Note: Our announcements are available on the ADN newsletter. Please subscribe here.

For any additional questions, who can I contact?

For additional questions about ADN or our programs, please contact us on: info@africandiasporanetwork.org