Fondation Ali Zaoua

National Network

Sidi Moumen
20000 Casablanca

E-Mail (2)
Mobile Phone
Organisation Type
Non-Governmental Organization
Year of Establishment
Fields of Activity
  1. Arts
  2. International/Cultural relations
  3. Youth and education
General Information
Established in February 2009, Ali Zaoua Foundation was born out of an observation, that a need for reconnection between residents of Sidi Moumen, and the rest of the city of Casablanca. Convinced that this connection will go through a cultural and artistic link Nabil Ayouch and Mahi Binebine, created the Foundation to initiate a real project that takes root in Sidi Moumen and allows local youth to benefit from space expressions on the one hand, and invite Casablancais to terms with this part of their city, on the other.
Mission and Objectives

The Ali Zaoua Foundation's mission is to work for social development and psycho-social rehabilitation of young Moroccans from disadvantaged backgrounds by facilitating their access to any form of artistic expression. Its goal is to encourage young Moroccan talent, particularly from disadvantaged environment or in difficult circumstances in their building projects and through educational support, artistic and administrative, to the extent of the means of Foundation

Main Projects / Activities

Ali Zaoua Foundation decided to open the Cultural Center "The Star" in Sidi Moumen to implement training in the arts and crafts of the scene (music, dance, theater, film, visual arts ...) in a disadvantaged area of ​​the city. This cultural center is also a language learning space, and arts presenters - where the talents of area will have the opportunity to perform in a professional setting.

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The foundation is expanding its network of partners in Morocco and abroad to promote the opening of the area to other cultural platforms, and contribute to the opening up of the population of Sidi Moumen.

Contact (1) Full Name
Sophia Akhmisse
Job Title
Head of the organisation
Nabil Ayouch
Contact (2) Full Name
Zouheir Atbane
Job Title (2)
Assistant Director