Asante Africa Foundation
Educating Children | Transforming Worlds
TO EDUCATE AND EMPOWER THE NEXT GENERATION OF CHANGE AGENTS, WHOSE DREAMS AND ACTIONS TRANSFORM THE FUTURE FOR AFRICA AND THE WORLD
Our Young People are at the Center of Change
Localized Economic Prosperity
Gender Equitable Leadership
Voice and Choice
CHALLENGES EAST AFRICAN YOUTH FACE
OUR PROGRAMS PROVIDE SYSTEM SOLUTIONS
We empower East Africa’s youth to confidently address life’s challenges, thrive in the global economy, and catalyze positive change.
Lives impacted by the Leadership & Entrepreneurship Incubator Program
Lives impacted by Wezesha Vijana (Girls’ Advancement) Program
Lives impacted by the Accelerated Learning in the Classroom and Scholarship Program
Youth Livelihoods Program delivers 21st century skills to disadvantaged youth. Our three-pronged approach – Job Readiness, Entrepreneurship Skills and Personal Development – equips young people with the tools they need to plan and achieve a successful future.
In partnership with community based organizations, our Girls Advancement (Wezesha Vijana) Program introduces adolescent girls, their mothers, and male peers to reproductive health rights, puberty, hygiene, personal safety, social support and financial literacy.
Accelerated Learning in the Classroom has two strong components: Teachers’ training and digital technology into rural classrooms. This program elevates the quality of teaching and fosters the development of critical thinking skills for student.