Rugged Steps Foundation for African Youth Development (RSFAYD) is a renowned non-governmental organization registered with the corporate affairs commission (CAC/IT/NO121619), we are at the fore-front of disability advocacy, civic education, empowering and improving the living standards of the African woman and youth to help build an advancing continent. At the Centre, we employ the use of Creative Arts Education, Skills Training, Retreats/Summits to turn raw skills into marketable skills, promoting social inclusion of PWDs, electoral rights, and drive for rapid development of the African women and youth.

Our Mission

To build an all inclusive society with strong focus on sustainable entrepreneurial development so as to curb social deprivation, hunger and poverty, increase inclusive education programs, capacity building and empowerment, counseling and mentorship in order to develop a pool of vibrant, independent and resourceful women, youths, and persons with disability across board.

Our Vission

To be a one-stop-help center for economic empowerment and sustainable skills development of women, youths, and persons with disability in Nigeria.
The NGO has to its credit 85 Volunteer Staff/professionals, at present; we have trained and empowered over 2500 persons with disability in different entrepreneurial areas, amongst others.

We are committed to building Africa through empowering African Youths.