To advance education to preserve and protect health and assist in the relief of poverty amongst the people of Gambia in particular, but not exclusively the inhabitants of Sankwia village and surrounding areas.
Cyfeillion Sankwia Friends is a charity formed following the formal twinning of Amlwch and Sankwia
Where is Amlwch?
Amlwch is in the North East of the Isle of Anglesey, Wales.
Where is Sankwia?
Sankwia is in the Lower River Division, Jarra West in the Gambia, West Africa.
The two communities have a similar population of about 2,500 inhabitants. Amlwch and Sankwia are located in rural areas where agriculture is an important industry. In Amlwch and the surrounding areas farming is mostly of Sheep and cattle. In Sankwia, ground nuts and rice are the main crops.