Established in August 1998 the Social Enterprise Development Foundation of West Africa (SEND WEST AFRICA) has grown from being a solely livelihood and food security promotion NGO in Northern Eastern Ghana into a multipurpose regional development agency with affiliates in Ghana, Liberia and Sierra Leone. SEND Liberia and SEND Sierra Leone were opened in 2004. The affiliates are registered in each country by SEND WEST Africa and operate as national NGOs with independent administrative and financial management systems. Each affiliate has as National Executive Council (NEC) appointed by the Board of SEND West Africa. The vision is: West Africa where people’s rights and well-being are guaranteed with mission to promote good governance and equality of men and women in West Africa. SEND West Africa is presently hosted by SEND Ghana in its Accra Office.