Tag Archives: LEI

Leadership and Entrepreneurship Incubator’ 2016

We recently concluded the sixth year of our Leadership and Entrepreneurship Incubator program, at Bendel Memorial Secondary School in Moshi, Tanzania. About 85 students and 15 teachers attended the week long workshop along with 13 Asante Africa Foundation staff. Shirley … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Interview with Charles Wahome

Veterans Day in America is always a good time to remember the sacrifices our servicemen and servicewomen do for country. It’s not an easy profession, and it certainly demands a lot from the men and women that are called to … Continue reading

Posted in LEI | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Meet Samson Nyongesa

Before seeing Samson, our guest speaker from Kenya, at the ‘The Journey to 2020′ event, we thought its best to tell you a little more about the person himself. Everything that’s happened in his life reveals the character and determination of someone … Continue reading

Posted in pay it forward | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

LEI Match – 6 Days & $3000 to Go!

We always say that our youth are our biggest testimonials. Felix and Esther’s story is yet another example that reassures us that we are on the right track to achieve our 2020 target of ‘Impacting 1 Million Lives’. When we witness the … Continue reading

Posted in LEI | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

2016- Mid Year Highlights by Erna Grasz, CEO

We recently concluded our Global Strategy Meeting’2016 in Tanzania. The plans are assertive, the team is determined and the future very bright. Our CEO talks about the takeaways from the meeting. “Having recently returned from several weeks in East Africa, there … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

When Life Gives You Lemons, Make Lemonade!

Shirley West, fondly known as ‘Mama Shirley’ by everyone at Asante Africa Foundation, has decided to move to Texas to be with her family. Over the years, she has become an indispensable part of the team, and we know that … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

An Artist’s Journey

While skills in the context of World Youth Skills Day usually refer to readying young adults for the workplace, which we are great believers of as evidenced by our LEI program, we can’t help but feel extra proud when we … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment