Our History

Grace for Impact is proud of our rich, grassroots history as it tells the story of an organization that was driven by great need and vulnerabilities of the world’s poor. Sustainable solutions to poverty is the end goal of our health, education, and capacity development initiatives.

History in Timeline


Founding of Grace for Impact Grace for Impact was founded as a 501(c)3 non-profit international organization in the United States. Active implementation began in the areas of health and education.

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Introducing Dental Care GFI introduced Dental Care and began collaborating with the Nigerian Government and Ministry of Health.

Colaboration of Grace for Impact


International Medical Volunteers International Medical Volunteers from the United States and the United Kingdom joined the team. Ophthalmology was introduced as a service.

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New Training Program Grace For Impact began providing training to in–country volunteers and medical professionals for enhanced sustainability and local impact.

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Introducing Cataract Surgery Cataract Surgery was introduced as a service. Partnerships were made with Christian Medical Dental Associations (CMDA).

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Working with partners Catholic Charities donated $1.5 million worth of medical supplies and pharmaceuticals. GFI formed partnerships with Springtime Foundation.

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Expand the volunteer base GFI Collaborated with National Youth Core to expand the volunteer base by more than double. Our CEO was recruited.

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Ghana added - Prioritization of Eye Health and Cataract surgery


Madagascar, Kenya and Vietnam added


Tanzania and Burkina Faso, Inaugural “Night for Sight Event”


Grace Vision Center preparations underway in Lagos, Nigeria