Joseph Gogo – Radienya Community Water Project


The Joseph Gogo Radienya Community Water Project will provide clean drinking water for human consumption and drip irrigation for the school and community of Radienya in the drought prone area of Nyatike Sub District, Western Kenya. The project will reduce water-borne diseases such as cholera, diarrhea, dysentery and typhoid, which [...]

Richard “Selah” & Vonetta Hinton – Supreme MCs Rule Hip-Hop Expression Program


Supreme MCs Rule Hip-Hop Expression Program seeks to improve social and economic outcomes for youth by using elements of Hip-Hop as a tool for self-expression, emotional intelligence and learning social skills. Performing arts also develops important traits for successful leadership and entrepreneurship. 53% of our students do not have music [...]

Sophia Hanson – National Youth Foundation – Amazing Women’s Edition


The National Youth Foundation (NYF), and founders Sophia Hanson, Jamee Joppy and Carolyn Crawford, created the Amazing Women’s Edition competition to promote diversity and gender equality in student literature. The Amazing Women's Edition calls upon students in grades K-8 to get to know extraordinary women in their communities and to [...]

Kausalya Raman – English Kadhavu, Bridging the Language Divide in India


English Kadhavu is an organization created by University of California Davis student Kausalya Raman that aims to bridge the language divide that exists in Tamilnadu, India. Kausalya, along with the organization’s Director of Development, Shreya Sodhi, accomplish this by designing, developing, and distributing supplemental English learning material to underprivileged students. [...]

Nabirye Christine, Harriet and Others – Jinja Single Mothers Development Group Tailoring Project


Uganda is in a financial crisis, which often leads to challenging family situations and marriage breakdown, resulting in single parent families. Jinja Single Mothers Development Group recognizes that it is impossible for single mothers to succeed without income generating activities. Additionally, family members often lack the skills for self reliance [...]

Turning Point Resolutions – TPR Development Center


Development worker Nyamwenge Beatrice Kimezere founded Turning Point Resolutions, a development center that equips children, youth, women, and men of Uganda with the skills to engage in livelihood activities and escape poverty. The project was started to bridge the employment gap in Uganda, a low developed country suffering from poverty [...]

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