Who We Are
Heirs of Christ Inc. is a Non-For Profit organization, co-founded by five families in 2021 with the sole purpose of improving lives in vulnerable communities around the world. In the face of the challenging living conditions in communities ravaged by diseases, economic hardships, social and political conflicts, especially in the developing world, we felt compelled to embrace a cause that is greater than our personal aspirations. Our mission is clear and simple: reach out to communities of any faith, culture, race and background around the world.
Unified by faith in Jesus Christ, we believe in our calling to bring light to the darkness by bringing people together to solve dire conditions in needy communities around the world. We partner with communities and organizations by providing them with knowledge and resources to better care for themselves in the most sustainable way. We believe every human being has a God giving potential to thrive, support her/his community and live with dignity and decency if given the proper means. We strive to promote excellence, diversity, probity, sustainability and accountability in all aspects of our work.
Vignon Wilson is a co-founder and President of Heirs of Christ, Inc... His extensive experience in mentorship and team development gives him the leverage to ensure the organization’s activities are compliant and further HOC’s mission. He has also served in a variety of leadership capacities, including developing teams and small groups, where his role was to mentor and help others find their purpose in life, grow spiritually, and give back to their community.
Vignon brings over 16 years of client relationship experience, as well as a full dedication to philanthropic work. He is a devout Christian, a dedicated spouse, and a committed father of four kids. Following his past struggles and hardships, Vignon has gained a greater appreciation for the blessings in his life, as well as greater compassion for those in needs. His life's ambition is to contribute to a more equitable world, where everyone can live out their lives in peace and joy.
Chief Executive Officer
Lancina Karambiri is a cofounder of Heirs of Christ Inc.. He has more than twenty five years of experience in financial and award management in the non-for-profit, and the non-governmental organizations at the national and the international level. Over the past years, he managed awards to meet targets and metrics across the business team’s portfolio to ensure internal interests of potential partners and donors have been effectively and efficiently represented through effective communication, timely, accurate financial and narrative reporting to stakeholders.
Lancina graduated from the Indiana University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelors’ degree in Accounting with a minor in Management Information Systems, and a Master’s degree in Public Administration and Finance.
He has a deep passion in the humanitarian and the development arena where he uses his skills to help alleviate the poverty burden among the vulnerable populations across the globe, especially, those in the developing countries. As he says “He is convinced that this is his best way to share his faith as a Christian and give back to the community that contributed to lift him up to the level he stands on today.”
Chief Operations Officer
Alain Niaba is a cofounder of Heirs of Christ, Inc.. He graduated from Western New England in Springfield, Massachusetts with two masters, a MBA in Finance and a Master in Science of Accounting. He also holds a Master of Art in Finance from the University of the Ivory Coast, where he is originally from. With 15 years in the non-profit field, Alain has acquired extensive experience in leadership and managing skills while working for numerous prominent non-profit organizations in the USA. He has managed multi-million dollar projects funded by Global Fund, GAVI, The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, U.S. government awards, including USAID, USDA, Department of State, US HUD, and several others. One of the most noteworthy aspects of his responsibility includes computing and engaging in indirect cost negotiations while effectively collaborating with program managers around the world. Alain’s enthusiasm and range of experience crafts a unique perspective and creative strategy that will be used to benefit and improve needy communities.
Chief Information Officer
Clement Kongo is a cofounder of Heirs of Christ, Inc.. Born in Senegal to Togolese parents, Clement grew up in Congo and briefly lived in Togo early on in his professional career as a CAP in Architecture.
Clement is certified in Security +, A+ and System Infrastructure.
His lifelong passion for cooking briefly led him into Food and Hospitality Management where he earned his certification in leadership and management.
Also, his multicultural background gives him the opportunity to volunteer in multicultural communities and churches.
Clement speaks French, English and a little bit of Spanish. He loves to entertain and bring people together through his culinary skills and passion for music. He also enjoys traveling and listening to comedy shows.
Chief Financial Officer
Yves Laison is a cofounder of Heirs of Christ, Inc.. He is a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) and Auditor with an extensive experience in financial reporting, analysis and compliance in the public and private sectors. He has his Bachelor’s degree in Accounting with a minor in Business Administration and a Master’s degree in Accounting and Information Systems from the University of Maryland Global Campus (UMGC). Yves is a bilingual and a native of a French speaking country where he endured and overcame hardship and setback. He is a loving father and a family person. Very kind people like you have given him the opportunity to be educated and thrive in the society. One way of giving back and honoring all the people that have blessed him along the way is to help others.
He loves to volunteer in communities and churches. As he says, “helping others is self-fulfilling!” Besides crunching numbers or helping in the communities, he loves reading, traveling and playing sports.