Feat Africa is a faith-based non-profit organization that was founded as Hope for African Transformational Services (HATS) and registered as a national NGO in South Sudan in 2013. Currently, it operates in Uganda (Koboko, Arua, and Pakwach); and the Aru territory, Democratic Republic of Congo. FEAT AFRICA exists to provide spiritual and physical services to people affected by poverty, disease and famine, through the Loveliness of God by bringing safe and living water and improving food and income security for the unreached, and vulnerable community.
Feat Africa was founded by Loguya Matthew in August 15 2013; as Hope for African Transformational Services (HATS) under serial number 020 in Kajo-keji – South Sudan. He began installing Biosand filters in Kajo-keji, South Sudan before spreading to Yei and West Nile region of Uganda and Aru Territory of Democratic Republic of Congo.
Feat Africa is governed by a Board, established in 2017. The first board members of this organization voluntarily accept to steering the organization in a stakeholders meeting called in October 2017. They are; Wolyan Patrick – Chairperson, Goro Grace – Vice Chairperson, Mika Edward – Treasurer, Fred Taban – Public Relation, Loguya Matthew – Secretary, Jurua Kizito – Member.
Focusing on self-reliance; Capacity building is a long process in which project stakeholders participate and contribute to shape their own development that will also further community impact. Loguya holds a bachelor degree in Social Work and Community Health, and received multiple onsite trainings on Water Sanitation and Hygiene by Tal Woolsey who live in Canada, Tal work as CAWST Global Technical Advisor. Later, Loguya taught Daria, Daria taught Nelson, Nelson taught David, Victor and others and they have provided safe water to over 20 thousand people