As strong advocates of higher educational access and persistence, ADC engages targeted African student communities by delegating appropriate mentors to ensure proper guidance, support and resources.
We are the African Diaspora College Access Program (ADC)
ADC is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit specializing in college access for immigrant, as well as first-generation immigrant students of African heritage.
“I’d like to see these kids take initiative, whatever profession they’re in... I want to see them in positions of leadership.”
- Matheos Mesfin
“More than just applications and interview training, the process involves taking students on college trips, reassuring parents, and outreach within close-knit communities..."
Washingtonians of the Year 2018