Voffee Jabateh is the founder and chief executive officer of the African Cultural Alliance of North America, Inc., an organization that serves clients in west and southwest Philadelphia. He is a native of Liberia and moved to Philadelphia as a result of the Liberian civil war in 1990. In Liberia, Mr. Jabateh served as a president of the Jabateh International Trading Corporation, Inc. He also served as president of the Liberian Association of Pennsylvania. In this capacity he advocated for improvements in the quality of life for Liberians and other Africans.