UMOJA – UNITY

If you want to go quickly, go alone. If you want to go far, go together

African Proverb

ASANTE AFRICA IN THE NEWS!

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OPPORTUNITIES TO CONTRIBUTE YOUR TALENTS

Contribute your time and talents building a strong foundation with us and changing the world. We are a locally led and managed organization in East Africa. Our operations team is heavily supported by volunteers outside of Africa.

EVENTS

Panels, seminars, and similar events are typical avenues that we use to spread awareness about our advocacy. We bring together our community virtually and physically to celebrate successes and share our strategic vision for the future. Join us.

UPCOMING EVENTS  

D80 Conference– Prosperity by Design

Saturday, October 13, 2018
Michigan Technology University
80% of the Earth’s inhabitants are not considered by designers of infrastructure, goods, and services. The D80 Conference is a dialog and celebration of our efforts to solve issues that confront the world’s poorest 80%. Together we are creating a better future. Our keynote speaker will be Erna Grasz, co-Founder of the Asante Africa Foundation.

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2018 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference

October 18, 2018, 6pm
DoubleTree by Hilton, San Jose
The “How To Guide” to Getting Your Humanitarian Innovation Funded. The concept works and now how do I get to the next step? Erna Grasz will share several creative tips and techniques to sources of funding, developing partnerships and moving your project to the next level.

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Dancing Under the Stars

Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 6pm
Life Fitness Club, 299555 Serengeti Road, Arusha, Tanzania
Asante Africa Foundation fundraising event for youth empowerment
To book your tickets contact Ewald Tesha at etesha@asanteafrica.org or at 0754 340188
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PAST EVENTS

Global Youth Economic Opportunities Summit

September 27, 2018
Asante Africa Foundation has been invited on stage at the annual Global Youth Economic Opportunities (GYEO) Summit! Taking place Sept 25-27 in Washington DC. Hosting the topic of “Creating a Sustainable Model for African Youth Livelihood and Development Through Industry Partnerships”.  Asante Africa representatives included: 

  • Joseph Etaan – Project Partnership Coordinator for Tullow Oil
  • Anne Muli – Kenya Youth Livelihood Program Coordinator
  • Erna Grasz – CEO, Asante Africa Foundation

FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THE GYEOS

Asante Africa Cafe: Webisode 1

Feb 28th, 2018
Empowering Global Girls – Discover your role
With CEO, Erna Grasz
READ ABOUT THE HIGHLIGHTS AND TAKEAWAYS FROM WEBISODE 1

Spring on the Serengeti 

May 5, 2018
This Africa Networking Event in Pleasanton, CA was an interactive, family-friendly evening of inspiration and celebration with our Tanzania partner, Albert Jumbe, on his first trip to the USA.
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CIES International Education Conference 

March 25-29, 2018
Asante Africa participated in the Comparative and International Education Society summ­it for the third year in 2018. Patriciah Muigai (Kenya Programs Manager) and Kanan Puntambekar (Director of Monitoring & Research) presented concrete results from the Asante Africa Girls’ Advancement Program.
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