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Author: Alecia McClure

11 Nov Meet a Kisa Liaison – Magdalena Mswata

by Devotha Mlay, Kisa Project Manager   The Kisa Project is AfricAid’s girls’ empowerment project, which provides female, A-level students with life skills, entrepreneurial and leadership training once a week after school for two years.   The Kisa Liaison is a female teacher in a…

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01 Nov Getting to Know Jana!

AfricAid’s entire staff and Board were thrilled when Jana Hardy Kinsey accepted the position of Executive Director in September.  During her nearly four years with the organization as Country Director, Jana oversaw the expansion of the Kisa Project from 179 Scholars at 8 Partner Schools…

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20 Oct Mentoring the Mentors!

by Eligrania Lema, Binti Shupavu Project Manager   It is not only Kisa Scholars who are mentored!  AfricAid Mentor training occurs once a year.  This fall, from September 12-16, exciting new trainers from various backgrounds brought a diversity of knowledge to a group of 17…

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06 Jun 100 Holes of Golf

While this is not serious golf, we promise it is some serious fun!  And, we do it for a serious reason: We are raising funds to make the Kisa Project leadership experience possible for more young Tanzanian women.   Our very ambitious goal is to…

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31 May An Enduring Friendship: Prisca’s Story

by Ashley Carter and Alecia McClure   Prisca can really be thought of as the spark that helped form AfricAid’s vision and goals.  What would become of this bright, motivated girl from rural Tanzania?  Without continued education, Prisca’s future opportunities were unclear.  But as the…

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