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2015 – The Numbers Are in!

After almost a decade of operations, this year we still managed to bring in new firsts. Adapting to tech innovations, becoming a more meaningful part of communities where we work, and getting organized to achieve our future goals has made it … Continue reading

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Engaging Mothers in the Futures of Their Daughters

October 11 is International Day of the Girl  Today is International Day of the Girl and at Asante Africa Foundation, we know that educating a girl takes a community. In an effort to provide sustainable and viable solutions, we believe … Continue reading

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“A Call for Teachers!”

October 5th is World Teachers Day  “Teachers’ professional knowledge and skills are the most important factor for quality education. This World Teachers’ Day, we call for teachers to receive stronger training upfront and continual professional development and support…” – Irina … Continue reading

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Literacy: So Much More Than Letters and Numbers

Guest Post By Erna Grasz, CEO/Founder, Asante Africa Foundation In my own childhood, I was an extreme “bookworm”, particularly when my family struggled through difficult times I turned to, and found comfort in the pages of books. The magic of books … Continue reading

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The Journey to Education Continues for a New Student Scholar

Tapato is one a recent new student in Asante Africa Foundation’s Scholarship program.  Charming, ambitious, and beautiful she dreams of staying in school and getting an education.  Tragically, a few years ago, Tapato’s father was killed by an elephant.  The … Continue reading

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Clean Hands and Empowered Communities

Guest Post by Jenna McAnulty It’s a warm Friday afternoon, school is out, and 200 children are gathered around a plastic bucket on a rust-colored stand.  This is Asante Africa Foundation Program Lead, Mary Kwena’s homemade hand washing station – … Continue reading

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Global Team Sets Course for 2020 Vision

During the first week in August, members of Asante Africa Foundation’s board of directors and staff from the United States, Kenya, and Tanzania gathered in Nairobi, Kenya for the annual strategic planning meeting. Attendees shared feedback on current challenges and … Continue reading

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