Teresa’s Story: A Tired Teacher Carries on in Kenya

Teresa’s Story: A Tired Teacher Carries on in Kenya

Categorized as: , , , , & Tagged as: , , on November 14, 2015. Related Grantee: The School Fund.

By Laura D’Asaro, Cofounder and V.P. of Wema Children’s Centre, for The School Fund  I am at a public school in Kenya. In a tiny room sit 200 first graders, cross-legged on the floor. Shouting above the noise from the classroom next door penetrating the thin...Read more
Pay-It-Forward Leadership Training Program Transforms Youth into Visionaries

Pay-It-Forward Leadership Training Program Transforms Youth into Visionaries

Categorized as: , , , , , , , & Tagged as: , , , , on September 27, 2014.

Students in Asante Africa’s Leadership and Entrepreneurship Incubator (LEI) program are turning challenges into opportunities, using a pay-it-forward model to create a meaningful ripple effect in their communities. Guest post by Erna Grasz.    By Erna Grasz...Read more
Held Up at Gunpoint in Kenya: The School Fund

Held Up at Gunpoint in Kenya: The School Fund

Categorized as: , , , , , , , & Tagged as: , , , , , on August 30, 2014.

  Editor’s note: The School Fund’s new CEO, Dr. Drika Weller, joined The School Fund’s team and visited partners in Kenya, supported the development of a forthcoming video with Jack’s Gap, Drika brings a strong background in international aid work and...Read more