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Samuel's Success Story

Samuel's Success Story

Today, Samuel runs a successful business that has allowed him to rent a furnished apartment of his own and have savings in the bank. Through education and hard work, Samuel has achieved his dreams!  ]]>

Joana Achieves Her Dreams!

Joana Achieves Her Dreams!

Education is the key and hope to unlocking our potential. Joana (pictured on the far left with fellow University graduates) never thought she would be a college graduate. She was highly frustrated in life and didn't know what to do or who to turn to for help. She was...

Boge: Student, Mentor, Widow, and Micro Credit Success!

Boge: Student, Mentor, Widow, and Micro Credit Success!

Boge is a 45 year old widow and ENA Income Generating Activity (IGA) beneficiary who is living with HIV/AIDS. Boge said, “I used to think how to start my own business and generate income to support myself…Now thanks to ENA I was able to start my own business...The...

Ludmilla's Secret to Self-Reliance

Ludmilla's Secret to Self-Reliance

Ludmilla proudly stands in front of her red, 2-bedroom brick home built with the profits she made from her butchering business after receiving her first of 3 micro credit loans from ENA for $800. She said, “I gain a lot. I have bought my own goat, cow, built a brick...

Thinking Schools: Giving Children a Voice

Thinking Schools: Giving Children a Voice

We strive to give our students access to a quality education that will help them obtain gainful employment and lift their families out of poverty. One way Engage Now Africa is helping to improve the quality of education in the rural schools of Ethiopia, is the...

47 Adults Receive Vocational Training to Rise From Poverty

47 Adults Receive Vocational Training to Rise From Poverty

Their fields of study include general metal work, garment seamstress, plumbing (sanitary installation) and beauty (hair dressing, manicure-pedicure etc). They are all eager to learn and become proficient in their respective trades. We look forward to watching them...

Kwabena: Human Trafficking Survivor Update

Kwabena: Human Trafficking Survivor Update

We found Kwabena working on the lake (pictured above on the left) and rescued him from modern slavery. He is now undergoing physical and mental rehabilitation, and has started attending school for the first time. Kwabena hopes to someday have a career and enjoy family...

Adult Literacy Success Story: Rosina

Adult Literacy Success Story: Rosina

Rosina is a soap seller who lives in Weija, a suburb of Accra, Ghana. She is 34 years old and married with two children. Like many of her peers, she didn’t have the opportunity to receive a formal education due to poverty. She heard about our adult literacy program...

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