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The Global Education Grant launches at the 12th Annual Gala!

The Global Education Grant launches at the 12th Annual Gala!

Created by founders, Zachary Lara and Sonya Yu, this grant is helping Teach with Africa to increase its reach to include early childhood development and education programs in Africa.  Specifically, this year will see the creation of a pilot program in Zambia with the Tujatane School, which caters to students in Pre-School through 9th Grade. […]

 
We are thrilled to welcome this year’s wonderful South African Educators to the Bay Area!

We are thrilled to welcome this year’s wonderful South African Educators to the Bay Area!

Because of your support, we are thrilled to welcome this year’s wonderful South African Educators to the Bay Area!  The 12 teachers arrived on Monday for the Educator Exchange and are excited to meet their host families and schools, as part of the Global Teachers Institute‘s Future Leaders Program. Your support of Teach With Africa is improving the […]

 
Teach With Africa Launches 2018 Thumbs Up for Education Year-End Campaign with Fall Celebration!

Teach With Africa Launches 2018 Thumbs Up for Education Year-End Campaign with Fall Celebration!

Our year-end campaign began with a successful Fall Celebration graciously hosted by Evin Gelleri, owner and general manager of Sessions at the Presidio in San Francisco.  Supported by our generous donors, guests enjoyed mingling and catching up with Nigel Richard, Director of the Global Teachers Institute and Maren Anderson, Chief Operating Officer of Teach With Africa. Nigel and Maren […]

 
Summer Highlights | Fellows share their stories from South Africa

Summer Highlights | Fellows share their stories from South Africa

Molweni from South Africa! As we pass the halfway point for our Fellows in South Africa, Maren Anderson spoke with two of our Fellows to learn more about their experiences. Upon their return to their schools at home, our Fellows will continue to work with the teachers they partnered with in their Leap placements to […]

 
JKW Foundation donates $10K to Teach With Africa

JKW Foundation donates $10K to Teach With Africa

On Sunday, June 24th, TWA founders Larry and Marjorie Schlenoff had the great pleasure of joining Dr. Aletha Harven in a panel discussion after the performance of Athol Fugard’s play, “A Lesson from Aloes“, at Z Space in San Francisco. As a community outreach partner, what we did not anticipate, was a phone call from the actress/producer, Wendy Vanden Heuvel, offering Teach With Africa an unrestricted (and unsolicited) grant from her family foundation, JKW Foundation, for $10,000! […]