Akili Dada is changing lives!
  • Our scholars come from 21 different counties in Kenya, ensuring that the next generation of women leaders represents the diversity of this country.

  • We currently provide critical, in-depth support to 42 women from underprivileged backgrounds who represent Africa's future.

  • 100% of  scholars who have graduated high school have earned full scholarships to universities around the world.
  • Our alumnae give back as mentors, fellows, and in the leadership of the organization
  • We provide valuable career development to the professional women who volunteer to serve as mentors.
  • We are mobilizing Africa's fast-growing middle class by providing opportunities for professional women to make invest in and connect with the next generation of African women leaders.
  • By sharing our award-winning model, we are transforming the way our partners and other organizations around the world invest in young women.
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