Monthly Archives: January 2013

Story of the Week: Youth’s Tzedakah donation helps spark change!

It was a cold breezy Thursday morning at Brandeis Hillel Day School where Shayna Dollinger donated $615 to Asante Africa Foundation for her Tzedakah philanthropic project. “Tzedakah” is the Hebrew word for righteousness and it’s a closely held Jewish value. … Continue reading

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Support us on Twitter @AsanteAfrica

Nominate Asante Africa for a social media award in the Shorty Awards About the Shorty Awards The Shorty Awards are a worldwide effort to engage hundreds of thousands of Twitter users to identify the best people and organizations on social … Continue reading

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How will YOU serve?

Did you know that January 19th is National Day of Service? In honor of the day, people across the country will dedicate their time and expertise to serve their communities. At Asante Africa Foundation, we believe that you don’t have to … Continue reading

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Story of the Week: Lucian & Luciana

Lucian and Luciana were awarded Asante Africa Foundation Scholarships in 2009 and began school at Orkolili Secondary in Tanzania. Just two years before, the twins had tragically lost their parents. Barely teenagers, they found themselves alone with only one another … Continue reading

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