Komera Leadership Academy

Better than Summer Camp

By |August 11th, 2017|

It’s here! This week is our August Komera Leadership Summit, and our scholars are thrilled to spend the week together honing their leadership skills, learning from trainers and guest speakers, and spending time with their Komera sisters. 

This 5-day summit, also know as “camp” to our girls, is held during the break from boarding school. We take all of our […]

Why We’re So Proud of Claire

By |October 5th, 2016|

When we interview girls to join the Komera program, we need to see some kind of drive, passion and determination in them. Claire has this. We knew from the moment we met her that she was special.

Claire doesn’t take the backseat in the classroom, in the car, in life. She’s active and embraces every assignment, lesson and experience. She shines particularly bright […]

Meet the 2016 Komera Scholars!

By |February 25th, 2016|

Ready for happiness overload?!

We have 26 smiling young women to introduce you to- the Komera class of 2018!!

Starting in January, these young women entered their Senior 4 year of Secondary School (high school). Komera will sponsor their education for the next three years- Senior 4, 5 and 6. Along with sponsorship, we #PackHerBag with all the materials needed to study and succeed […]

Mariel & Natasha visit Komera’s Leadership Academy

By |August 14th, 2015|

Greetings from Mariel and Natasha at Komera’s Leadership Academy in Rwinkwavu! During the school holiday in Rwanda, Komera is running a camp this entire week for the secondary school scholars. Everyone is living on site for a week full of leadership skills development, teamwork, health training, social entrepreneurship exercises and fun! We have traveled to Rwanda to volunteer at […]