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 What is the Salih Self-Development Center?

The Salih Self-Development Center is a 501(c)(3) organization created by Anyars Salih. In 2008, Salih left his home in the Aboabo District of Kumasi, Ghana to come to America on a basketball scholarship. While most college students hope to use their degrees toward a profitable career, Salih can only think of one thing — changing the lives of those he left behind in Africa. The Salih Self-Development Center is his non-profit organization seeking to empower young children in Kumasi, Ghana through education. More information can be found in About Us page.

 How can I help the Salih Self-Development Center?

In order for the Salih Self-Development Center to continue it’s efforts, financial and physical help is needed from the community. If you are able to give financially, please visit our donation page. Thank you very much for your kind support; You are making a great difference in the lives of many children in the Aboabo district of Kumasi, Ghana.

 What does it mean to be a 501 (c) (3) organization?

Being “501(c)(3)” means that a particular nonprofit organization has been approved by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) as a tax-exempt, charitable organization. The Salih Self-Development Center is a recognized 501 (c) (3) tax-exempt, charitable organization by the IRS. If you choose to donate to the Salih Self-Development Center, you can deduct the donation amount from your next tax return. This can reduce your taxable income and lower your tax bill.