Tag Archives: Volunteer

Pay it Forward: Making Waves for Africa!

Though Asante Africa Foundation’s LEI Program works in helping young adults carve their way in the professional world, it is just the first step towards achieving a bigger goal – the goal of impacting 1 Million lives by 2020. The … Continue reading

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Volunteer Spotlight – Kimberly Huynh

“I currently work, and have been working, for education non-profits. I compartmentalized my life into two parts: work and leisure. I loved being artistic and crafty but was rarely given the opportunity to put those skill-sets into my day-to-day. When … Continue reading

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Empowering girls through community involvement – My observations of Asante Africa Foundation’s Wezesha Vijana – Girls Advancement Program

By: Carolyne Sunte My experience working with young adolescent girls has been great! In last four years I have witnessed a dramatic change. Previously alarmed by body changes and cultural practices, young girls would often drop out of school. Since … Continue reading

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2016 Looking Forward: Building on our Success

Now in its sixth year, the Leadership and Entrepreneurship Incubator (LEI) program has enabled over 800 students to gain valuable skills including income generation, job readiness, and personal development. The strength of a program can only truly be measured by … Continue reading

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Meet Our 2016 Team

New talents, strengths and skills ensure our continued commitment to innovate, stretch and grow as a global organization. Introducing the newest additions of the Global Operations Team. As we enter 2016 we are introducing several new additions to the Global … Continue reading

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Big Achievements in 2015. Big Vision for 2016. A Letter From our CEO, Erna Grasz

Seeing news and media hop around the world daily, we are reminded just how globally connected and interdependent our lives are today. There is urgency for young people all over the world to be able to realize a future in … Continue reading

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Donor Vivien Duering’s Letter to Asante Africa Foundation

Jambo Erna, I hope things are going well in Kenya.  I finally found some time to put my words on paper (so to speak). I carry the belief that my giving has purpose, and so I’d like to share with … Continue reading

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