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Why is Our First University Graduate an Important Milestone?

  Anne Mueni Muli In an impoverished rural region where very few youth are able to access quality education, Anne’s graduation proves that with the right resources – like Asante Africa Foundation’s programs – combined with the support of generous … 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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A Student Scholarship Means Josephine Can Continue to Go to School

Josephine is a new student in the scholarship program. Soft spoken, humble and hardworking, Josephine is the youngest in her family of three children. Her parents are peasant farmers and do not have a stable source of income to support … Continue reading

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Back to School

In the United States, students have started to go back to school, and going back means getting necessary school supplies. School supplies are essential and can mean the difference between achieving success in the classroom or not. Through their hard … 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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