Banjul area Head office
1 Kairaba Avenue
Kanifing Municipality, Ksmd
The Gambia, West Africa
Tel no: +220 4393114
Bilal Foundation is a registered non-governmental organisation
which was established by Sheikh Alhajie Essa Jawara.
It runs the Bilal Boarding School which was founded
in 2001 for teaching Muslim children Al-Quran memorization
as well as providing free Islamic education to orphaned
Children are enrolled from the age of 7 to 8 years old.
The course normally lasts between 3 to 4 years with
about 30% being actually able to fully memorise the
The school fees includes all food, healthcare and accommodation.