Awards ~ Recognition ~ Breaking News
For its efforts to educate and empower the next generation, Asante Africa has earned various awards and achieved international recognition. Many of our team members- the backbone of our organization- have been honored for their work in bringing education and opportunity to youth in rural East Africa. We are humbled by this recognition and more motivated more than ever to push for success.
Asante Africa Foundation ~ Winner of the DIAR Awards for best NGO for Gender Equality ~ 2020/2021
New partnership with the Embassy of Japan in Kenya to continue supporting children’s education in rural Kenya.~ 2021
IN THE NEWS
In early March of 2021, Asante Africa Foundation and three other girls’ education organizations operating in rural Africa, Women’s Global Education Project (WGEP), AGE Africa, and WISER International, were awarded a $3 million grant, $750,000 per organization, from...
Asante Africa Foundation received 6th place on NGOSIFY’s list of top Non-governmental organizations in Kenya that have and still are, playing a vital role in the economic development of the country.
Jack Dorsey’s #StartSmall initiative dispersed $3 million in grants. This funding was allocated to four grassroots organizations focused on breaking down educational barriers for women in sub-Saharan Africa.
AWARDS & RECOGNITION
Drucker Institute Recognizes Asante Africa Foundation in Top 10 Global Innovative Practices
Asante Africa recieved a recognition prize by USAID’s YouthPower Learning Project for innovative strategies improving rural young girls’ economic empowerment.