Charity Spotlight: PowHERful

Every fall, millions of American high school students apply to college. For some-- those with educational and financial resources, as well as supportive families- it’s a nerve wracking time. But those students know that, in the end, they’ll most likely be off to a good school the next year. Unfortunately, there are far too many [...]

By | 2017-11-03T16:00:12+00:00 November 3rd, 2017|Blog|1 Comment

What Tanzania Teaches Us About Public-Private Partnerships in Education

Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) are defined by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as “arrangements between public and private actors for the delivery of goods, services and/or facilities.” The organization goes on to explain that “in many different settings, PPPs are increasingly perceived as an innovative policy approach to provide education for all, [...]

By | 2018-04-17T15:04:41+00:00 October 16th, 2017|Blog, Education, Philanthropy, Sonny Kalsi|0 Comments

Literacy Rates are on the Rise, but Not Equally Between Genders

Literacy, the ability to read, write and communicate, is key to the growth and development of   individuals, families and communities. From an historic and global perspective, the news about overall literacy rates is good. In 1820 only 12 percent of the world’s population was literate; today the percentage of people who are illiterate hovers at [...]

By | 2017-10-10T20:48:30+00:00 October 10th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments