| 606-571-1031

About Amy For Africa

The Amy For Africa mission was started in May 2013 by marathon runner Amy Compston and journalist Mark Maynard. It is a fundraiser for Christian-based schools in Uganda and its surrounding areas.

How you can help?

AFA is asking anyone who sees this to pray about what God may want them to give to aid children in Africa. You can feed and educate a child for a year with a donation of only $45.

AFA's outreach

Part of Amy For Africa's mission is to provide featured news, AFA team marathon results and personal profile, and other related topics and events surrounding the mission.

Donate to Amy For Africa

To make a secure tax-deductible donation to Amy For Africa, please complete the form below. You will then be directed to AFA's PayPal where you can complete your donation. Thank you!

Your Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Your Message

Recent News


Saber Management donations pay off land purchase

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (KT) – The last week in February, the Amy For Africa organization took a leap of faith. They put down $20,000 on a $75,000 purchase of three acres of land on the...

Jarek Compston, 7, finishes ahead of 72 percent of Indy Mini half-marathon field

            INDIANAPOLIS – Amy Compston and her 7-year-old son Jarek took on the nation’s biggest half marathon Saturday, the Indy Mini, and finished...

HIGH-FIVE! Be part of Amy For Africa’s 5-year celebration

ASHLAND, Ky. – Amy For Africa is closing in on our five-year anniversary. Co-founded by Amy Compston and Mark Maynard in May 2013, the organization has been part of successful,...