Our Mission

Fitness For Africa’s mission is to provide the people of Uganda with the tools they need to live a Healthy Lifestyle. Through friendships made abroad and the core values of fitness, nutrition, health and wellness we assure that this understanding will be carried forward generation after generation with families living happier, healthier and more fulfilling lives.

About us
Fitness For Africa - pearl of Hope Uganda


We are a New York based Non-profit Organization (NGO) believing that Healthy Lifestyles are possible for everyone!! Our goal is to extend health, fitness and education benefits to the unprivileged African communities while extending the message of hope to those that yarn for it..

Charity NGO Message


“It was the animals that brought me to Africa….. The landscape that captivated me when I landed ….. The people that captured my heart and changed my life forever!” – Fitness For Africa Founder Heather Parisi tells her story about her journey to Africa and the children.



Behind every success is a team that works tirelessly with a big heart to make things happen. Meet our team of dedicated philanthropies that give every second of their heart to make others smile.

ambassadors of hope at fitness for africa organisation


Meet some of our accredited diplomats all over the world sent to represent us and what we do. We believe in our ambassadors because they believe in our message and what we do.