News & Updates

2018 Exam Results: WISER Girls Excel Again!

The Class of 2018 has spent the past four years preparing tirelessly for a set of exams that play a significant role in determining their futures. We are thrilled to announce that all of those late nights and early mornings paid off. WISER’s 2018 Class is one of the most impressive yet! WISER girls continue […]

WISER Team Named a National Finalist in 2018 Innovate Kenya Competition

  A team of WISER girls has been named one of only 12 awardees in the 2018 Innovate Kenya competition. Innovate Kenya is a nationwide contest hosted by Global Minimum that invites student teams to propose innovative ideas that solve tangible problems in their communities. The WISER team is being honored for their project, “The […]

“Life-Changing in the Best Way”: A WISER supporter story

Sarah Jannsch’s enthusiasm for the WISER girls is contagious. She first heard about WISER as a young employee at Johnson & Johnson and was immediately hooked. She’s since visited WISER’s campus to spend time with the girls, built a network of engaged Johnson & Johnson WISER Volunteers, and is leading a group back to Muhuru […]

WISER Research Presented in Johannesburg

In 2015, like in most years, WISER hosted a group of visitors on our campus for a few months. Two of those visitors, Savannah Johnson and Madelaine Katz, were working on similar research projects exploring the mental health of girls in Muhuru Bay. Three years later, Savannah and Madelaine still consider themselves WISER advocates, but […]

WISER Girls Fight for their Rights on Day of the Girl 2018

As the world celebrated International Day of the Girl on October 11th, the WISER girls and their teachers were hard at work. In partnership with our friends at Kakenya’s Dream, the WISER team took to the streets to defend girls’ rights and advocate for equal employment opportunities. The event, hosted in Narok County, drew over 600 […]