Asante Africa Foundation is a social impact organization educating children and transforming worlds with academic support and age-appropriate life and livelihood skill development and opportunity creation.
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
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
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.
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.
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701,000 Lives Impacted Since 2007!
Our program implementation strategy depends on evidence-based decisions. To create long-term sustainability, we continuously seek “ground truth” information to clarify our understanding, refine our approach and improve our decisions. We collect data as close to the schools as possible through user-friendly methods.
Success stories from our students, schools, and communities in East Africa
The youth we work with in East Africa are constantly growing. From starting small businesses to paying it forward in their communities, they are becoming the leaders of tomorrow. Learn how youth are changing lives and impacting their communities!
~ Upcoming Event ~
SEPT 25, 2021 | 5PM – 8PM
We invite you to join us in a beautiful Livermore vineyard as we reunite for the first time in more than a year. Take a stroll through the private vineyard and taste some of Livermore’s finest wines. Savor traditional paella and tapas, enjoy the sounds of African jazz, and participate in an entertaining live auction.