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

Celebrating Holiday Traditions in East Africa

Celebrating Holiday Traditions in East Africa

In the villages of rural East Africa, Christmas really isn’t that different. Sure, celebrating in seventy-degree temperatures, it might feel a little different. Gathering around the table for traditional matooke, it might taste a little different, but the holiday as a...

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Beyond Adversity: The power and impact of giving

Beyond Adversity: The power and impact of giving

Kipuyo is a young Tanzanian girl who is one of Asante Africa Foundation’s faces of success. Her story is one of resilience, grit, and determination in the face of social and traditional pressures. The foundation has been an instrumental partner – giving Kipuyo the...

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Creating Opportunity From Chaos – FHI 360

Creating Opportunity From Chaos – FHI 360

Creating Opportunity from Chaos: Reimagining education, equality, and community through leadership  Oct 27, 2020 On October 13, 2020, FHI 360 held a virtual event in honor of the International Day of the Girl, called “Creating Opportunity from Chaos.” We are already...

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Support a Child

Support a Child

Meet Manuella Manuella is a 13-year-old girl from Kenya who aspires to be a leader for her country. Manuella lives with her parents who cannot afford her education but would love to see her create a successful life for herself. Manuella enjoys reading and learning...

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Empowering women is not just lifting up girls

Empowering women is not just lifting up girls

Empowering Women Is Not Just Lifting Up Girls ( BOYS AND MEN AS ALLIES IN ACHIEVING GENDER EQUALITY AND PROMOTING WOMEN EMPOWERMENT) Oct 9, 2020 Empowering women is not just lifting up girls and opening up opportunities for them. It takes a holistic approach of...

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Intl Day of the Girl Child 2020: My Voice, our Equal Future

Intl Day of the Girl Child 2020: My Voice, our Equal Future

International Day of the Girl Child 2020: My Voice, our Equal Future Oct 2, 2020 International Day of the Girl Child brings attention to addressing the challenges girls are facing worldwide, and promoting girls’ empowerment and fulfilment of their human rights.   ...

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