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 […]

Urumuri Dadas

By |December 9th, 2015|

Habiba is 16. Her twin sister is already married and has two kids. She’s one of 16 children. Habiba says she isn’t married because she wouldn’t allow it. Her dream is to be a gynecologist to save young women from being cut – she has already saved 6. The look of determination in her eyes is inspiring and I […]

Mentorship Matters

By |December 7th, 2015|

Remember when we made a commitment to Michelle Obama at the Fortune 500 Most Powerful Women’s Conference to the Let Girls Learn initiative?! Well, we’re rockin’ through our mentorship sessions with our wonderful partners at Heidrick & Struggles! The six-week long mentorship program was designed to connect our scholars in Rwanda with successful female mentors from Heidrick & Struggles.

And guess what? […]