MISSION & HISTORY
Thrinicko, Founder and Virginia, Co-founder
The africActive network spans the world and is transforming lives and communities by offering free resources and services that address immediate and long-term needs - all while spreading the giving culture, sharing a smile, a fun and supportive environment.
AFRICACTIVE IS A GIVING CULTURE
We are a certified 501(c)3 non-profit.
In 2008, Thrinicko Beaboa founded africActive while a student at a university in Cape Town, South Africa. A native of Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Thrinicko saw a need to serve the community in South Africa. Thrinicko was raised in Paris France, he is now a resident in the US with the mission of spreading the giving culture.
Thrinicko established the Los Angeles County branch of africActive in 2020 to address the growing need for food insecurity in low-income and underserved communities during quarantine due to the pandemic.