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Give a gift of quality education to students in Kenya.

  • A gift of $5 provides a textbook.
  • A gift of $20 sponsors a high school student for a month. 
  • A gift of $100 sponsors a teacher for a month.

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Recent Grant Partnerships

Rotary Club of Des Moines

Rotary of DM logo 2Through a continued partnership with the Rotary Club of Des Moines, Hopeful Africa has received a total of $10,000 in grant funding. Funds have directly benefited Hopeful Africa’s student sponsorship, teacher support, and school investment programs. So far the Rotary of Club of Des Moines has sponsored 10 students, supported one teacher and funded provision of 140 textbooks. 

Circle of Sisterhood

burgian-cosThrough a new and recent partnership with Circle of Sisterhood, Hopeful Africa has been selected to receive a $4,880 grant. Funds from the grant will be used to support two female teachers and sponsor 10 female students. 

Our Mission

Our mission is to foster sustainable prosperity in Africa through educational development and equal partnership. To achieve this mission we focus our efforts in four key areas:

Educational Development | Equal Partnership | Youth Engagement | Increasing Awareness

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Our Programs

Student Sponsorship

Sponsoring high school students who exemplify high academics and financial need.

62 students sponsored annually. 

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Teacher Support

Providing support for quality teachers at partner schools to reduce the student-to-teacher ratio.

18 teachers supported annually.

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School Investment 

Improving and enhancing school facilities and resources to assist in achieving their mission.

7 schools benefiting annually. 

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Our Progress So Far

$100,000
Invested
5321
Books
3,000
Students benefited
143
Scholarships
27
Computers

Our Impact So Far

100%
Graduation rate among sponsored students
33%
Reduction to primary school student to teacher ratio
25%
Average increase in district rankings among partner schools