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 March 2021 Susan was awarded the Global Award. Sponsored by the Aga Khan Foundation, the Global Award recognizes an outstanding young person on a Prince’s Trust programme across the world.
Erna Grasz On “Perspectives On Prosperity” For The “Real Leaders” Podcast Feb 1 2020 Erna Grasz, co-founder of Asante Africa Foundation, offers her insight on leadership and philanthropy in this inspiring podcast created in November 2020. Erna takes great pride in...
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...
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.