Asante Africa educational nonprofit blog

Educational Nonprofit Blog

Our educational nonprofit blog features relevant topics and highlight stories of key youth, educators, and staff from the field. In addition to participants stories, we also accept blog submissions that align with our mission

Digital literacy programs for empowering African Youth

Digital literacy programs for empowering African Youth

The annual celebration of International Literacy Day (ILD) on September 8th, 2021 presents an “opportunity for governments, civil society and stakeholders to highlight improvements in world literacy rates and reflect on the world’s remaining literacy challenges,” especially in regard to the digital divide.

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2020 Impact Report – Building | Leading | Emerging

2020 Impact Report – Building | Leading | Emerging

We are proud to present our 2020 Impact Report,”Building Skills and Resilience, Leading through Adversity, Emerging Stronger Together,” with the numbers and stories to prove how youth in rural Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda communities have stepped up throughout 2020.

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Alumni Stand Out On World Youth Skills Day 2021

Alumni Stand Out On World Youth Skills Day 2021

Asante Africa program participants demonstrated ingenuity and tenacity by starting local, small-scale businesses to support their families and help ease difficulties experienced by their communities during the pandemic. #WYSD21

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Celebrating the positive impact of fathers

Celebrating the positive impact of fathers

This Father’s Day, Asante Africa Foundation is celebrating the positive impact dads have on their children’s lives; empowering their kids to grow into healthy, happy women and men through sacrifice and hard work.

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Small Steps to Great Entrepreneur Outcomes

Small Steps to Great Entrepreneur Outcomes

Leakey Lenamotina is a successful entrepreneur and leader with a humble background near Maralal, Kenya. Leakey credits much of his current success and business skills to Asante Africa Foundation.

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Girls’ Education is Essential to Combat Climate Change

Girls’ Education is Essential to Combat Climate Change

The World Bank and environmental nonprofit organizations agree that educating girls could be a game-changer in the quest to solve the problems presented by climate change. Unfortunately, in rural Africa, the evidence suggests that major climate-driven events cause young girls’ education to suffer.

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LEI Program Inspires a New Student Venture: Fish Farming

LEI Program Inspires a New Student Venture: Fish Farming

LEI Program Inspires a New Student Venture: Fish Farming April 6, 2021 At Magamba Secondary School in Tanzania, fish farming is creating quite a stir. Students from neighboring schools, even some colleges, and community members come to see the fish ponds that...

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