SERENDIPITY hEALTHCARE FOUNDATION

Who We Are

Serendipity Healthcare Foundation is a CAC registered not for profit, non-governmental organisation founded in 2003 but established in 2009 as a direct social response to the healthcare issues in Nigeria and Africa as a whole. SHF is based in Kano but with appendices in Abuja and Niger States of Nigeria.


Serendipity is a growing organisation poised at fighting poverty through provision of access to safe water, basic sanitation and hygiene education also through various programmes aimed at reducing the scourge of malaria in rural communities and saving lives at birth.

Since 2003, Serendipity’s programmes though on low scales have reached 577,000 (Five hundred and seventy seven thousand) women and children in rural communities of Kano and Katsina state.

Working in partnership with indigenous organizations and through grants, SHF has embarked upon small scale, community driven projects that:

  • are long term, sustainable development initiatives

  • use low-cost, locally appropriate technologies

  • integrate water supply, sanitation and hygiene education activities also intertwined home management of malaria, Insecticide Treated nets supply and sanitation as a way of reducing malaria, safe birthing process and technologies

  • wealth creation

  • emphasize community ownership of planning and management

  • emphasize self-help and community participation

  • benefit and involve women and youths