Africa Grantees


Advancing Girls Education: AGE Africa

Advancing Girls Education: AGE Africa

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Description: AGE Africa works to help disadvantaged but academically gifted young girls to attend and finish secondary school in order to pursue opportunities beyond high school that they typically would not have. They use a three-pronged approach in order to provide...Read more
Asante Africa Foundation

Asante Africa Foundation

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Description: Asante Africa Foundation works to provide access to education to underprivileged children living in extreme rural poverty within Kenya and Tanzania. Their programs provide sustainable solutions that help disadvantaged children gain a solid education. They...Read more
Batonga Foundation

Batonga Foundation

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Description: Batonga Foundation is using a multi-pronged approach to transform the educational experience of girls in Benin. They tackle their mission by looking at several different issues. Batonga offers scholarships for secondary school, vocational schools, and...Read more
BESO

BESO

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Description: BESO Foundation provides access to quality education, health services, and economic empowerment for women and children through agriculture in rural Uganda. So far, they have opened several schools, provided education and housing to thousands of students,...Read more
Education Bridge

Education Bridge

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Description: Education Bridge is a non-profit organization that builds and operates schools in South Sudan. As an organization, their goal is to empower communities through education and peacebuilding.  Their first goal is to increase access to quality secondary...Read more
Firelight Foundation

Firelight Foundation

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Description: Firelight Foundation works on a local level in East Africa to identify, fund, and strengthen promising community organizations that support the health, resilience, and education of children. They use a four-stage approach to achieve their goal. They find...Read more
Resonate

Resonate

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Description: Resonate Workshops is a non-profit based in Rwanda that works to help empower women and girls through self-discovery and storytelling. They work toward gender equality by providing training rooted in storytelling, but also by attempting to break down...Read more
StrongMinds

StrongMinds

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Description: StrongMinds is a social enterprise founded in early 2013 that provides life-changing mental health services to impoverished African women. They empower impoverished women by treating depression at scale and enable them and their families to lead healthy,...Read more
V-Day

V-Day

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Description: V-Day is a global activist movement working to end violence against women and girls, including rape, battery, incest, female genital mutilation (FGM), and sex slavery. They create global awareness and raise funds through a variety of media outlets, while...Read more