We will officially be launching The Omer Yembe Foundation as part of festivities marking our 1st Annual Fundraising event on March 19th, 2016, at The Grand Hotel Dallas on 7815 LBJ Read More...
The Omer Yembe foundation is a 501c3 charitable entity created and registered in the State of Texas in 2015. Our mission is to improve the health, education and wellbeing of the people most in need. Our initial focus will be on the people of the in and around the village of Mbot, Cameroon.
The Omer Yembe Foundation was started in 2015, by Dr. Enaka Yembe, a Family Medicine Physician living in the United States of America. This was done in honor of our late father Dr. Omer Weyi Yembe who worked relentlessly to bring hope for the future to his people in Mbot.
About Dr. Omer Weyi Yembe
Dr. Yembe was born in Mbot, Cameroon on the 29th of January 1939. In 1953 he was admitted into St Joseph’s College Sasse and then went on to the University of Ibadan in Nigeria from which he graduated in 1965 with a B.A (Hons) in History Geography and Political Science. Also in 1965 he married his wife Mrs. Faustina Yembe.
A family man and a budding community icon, Dr Yembe served in multiple Cameroon government posts.
In 1976, he earned a Ford Foundation grant into the Columbia University in the City of New York, where he graduated with a masters and a PhD in record time - within the space of four years.
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Your donations go to support the medical center and other vital projects
Our Key Services
Public Health Education
Public Health Education through training and resources. As well as awareness programs and seminars.
The Share Initiative
The youth empowerment program to help uplift the opportunities and morale of the local youth.
Establishing critical partnership programs with MD's, Nurses and businesses for Virtual consultations and sponsorships.
Adult and Childhood Educational programs as well as the development of a local library.