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We are actively engaged with achieving quality education for all. 

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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 

 

CHALLENGES EAST AFRICAN YOUTH FACE

9 MILLION GIRLS In sub-Saharan Africa will never learn to read or write

 56% UNEMPLOYMENT Rate for African Youth

61 MILLION out of school children in the world

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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.

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180,000+

Lives impacted by the Leadership & Entrepreneurship Incubator Program

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79,000+

Lives impacted by the 
Girls Advancement Program

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70,108

Lives impacted by the Accelerated Learning in the Classroom Program

LEADERSHIP & ENTREPRENEURSHIP INCUBATOR (LEI) PROGRAM

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LEI 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.

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GIRLS' ADVANCEMENT PROGRAM (WEZESHA VIJANA)

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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. 

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ACCELERATED LEARNING IN THE CLASSROOM PROGRAM

home-teachersAccelerated 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 students.

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BREAKING NEWS!

IN THE NEWS!

Jan 1 /18

Asante Africa is 2018 recipient of the Gratitude Award!

What is the Gratitude Award? 

SEPT 21 /17

Asante Africa shortlisted for prestigious Pan-African Award

The Pan-African Awards honors the very best projects that are using enterprise and entrepreneurship to innovate in the field of education. READ MORE

 

WHATS THE LATEST?

The Asante Africa Cafe Presents..

Webisode 1:

Empowering Global Girls – Discover Your Role

With CEO, Erna Grasz

Feb.28  |  8am PST

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SCHOLARSHIPS

A fund has been established by Asante Africa Foundation in honor of the Late Mr. Fred Lesakale, Kenya Program Manager for Asante Africa.

Female students will be targeted due to the highly marginalized situations of girls in drought prone, nomadic regions. Subsequent four-year scholarships will be offered to any qualifying female student from this same region depending on the availability of funds. FIND OUT MORE 

Together, we’re growing the next generation of confident and empowered African youth.

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INVEST IN EDUCATION

At Asante Africa Foundation, we know every child deserves education, knowledge and the opportunity to pursue their dreams, regardless of where they are born. If you believe in this vision, partner with us and donate to help make these dreams reality.