Monthly Archives: April 2012

Orion School walks the walk and raises $4000!!

Orion School of Redwood City, CA readied their sneakers, put on their handmade beaded necklaces and began walking. This was the third walk-a-thon Orion School has held to raise money for children in East Africa since 2009. You might remember … Continue reading

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St Michael’s School raises money and awareness for desks

Student power was recently in full force at St Michael’s School, located in Livermore, California. The children at St. Michael’s were determined to raise money for desks and they did so with gusto! The inspiration for this campaign was ignited … Continue reading

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Honoring our Volunteers Worldwide

                                April 15-21 is Volunteer Appreciation Week

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Transforming the vast divide through education

Paru Yusuf is a Volunteer Board Director for the Asante Africa Foundation. Recently returned from her in-country visit to Kenya in March, Paru pauses for a moment to reflect and share her thoughts. I have been back for a few … Continue reading

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Meet the 2012 Asante Africa Scholars!

Meet our 2012 Student Scholars! Through their tenacity, motivation and determination to reach their ultimate potential, 23 new students have received a scholarship for the 2012 school year! The scholarships will help these students reach their goals toward creating positive … Continue reading

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