Inspiring Young Achievers Network Africa (IYAN) formerly Inspiring Youth Achievement (INSPYA) Ghana is a charity organisation which seeks to change, nurture, and transform the African youth with relevant support and empowerment to achieve their SMART goals. This is achieved through platforms such as mentoring programs, provision of educational materials and infrastructure, self-development workshops, and networking opportunities.

We seek to change, nurture, and transform the African Youth with relevant support, and empowerment to achieve their goals. This is achieved through;

The provision of volunteers to mentor the youth.

The provision of both volunteers, and community members with a positive learning experience.

The provision of communities with educational materials, and infrastructure to ignite the passion, and interest of the youth towards academic excellence.
The provision of relevant skill training to the unemployed youth to enable them develop their employability skills, and have sustainable lives.


“To be the top notch Youth Oriented Foundation in Africa bridging the educational gap between the youth from under-served communities, and those from well-served communities.’’


“To discover the potential of Africa’s youth, inspire, and support their ideas in developing the leadership needed for the continent’s transformation. ”


Freda Nyame

Founder/Executive Director

Joshua Andrews-Egyir


Sandra Mensah

Vice president

Catherine Okang-Boye

Human Resource Manager

Sarah Lotus Asare

Financial Secretary

Alice Ansomah

Deputy Financial Director

Fred Nyame

Marketing Director

George Odum Amanfo

Deputy Marketing Director

Samuel Otto Mensah

Organizing Director

Rosaliz Ampene

Deputy Organizing Director

Shirley Esther Maison

Projects Director

Esi Koah Arkoh

Deputy Project Manager

Aurelia Ayi Bonte

Deputy Project Director

Kate Renner

Public Relations Officer

Douglas Baiden

Welfare Department