girls education

Mamy Making Waves in the Community

By |July 16th, 2018|

As a scholar in the Post-Secondary Transition Program, Mamy was inspired to give back to her community in not one, but four different ways! She looked around at her community and saw all the ways she could help other!

She started with a young girl who she recognized lacked a support system. Mamy used her voice and advocated for the child […]

Dyanamic Duo Olivia and Francoise!

By |July 11th, 2018|

Olivia and Francoise are Komera scholars in the Post-Secondary Transition Program. The group was tasked with each doing a project to give back to their community. The students were inspired by the lessons they had learned over the past 4 years with Komera at school and in their leadership summit trainings. Olivia and Francoise decided to take their lessons […]

Benoit the Brave!

By |June 15th, 2018|

Benoit lives in Kable sector with his wife Francine and 5 children. When their daughter Diane excelled in her exams, the family was so proud! But they also realized her education may not not continue because they could not afford to pay the high costs associated with secondary school. With the support of her family, Diane applied for a […]

Ever Determined Eline

By |April 26th, 2018|

When Eline dreamed of her future, she saw herself as successful, educated, and strong. Growing up in poverty, her family was often unable to pay her school fees. Her parents saw the determination in Eline and would send her to the headmaster of school, asking and pleading to be admitted. Time and time again, she was sent home from […]