News & Updates – Page 2

WISER Celebrates our Latest Class of Graduates

“I love this school. And I love this school for one reason: it is producing and empowering women of substance.” – Chair of the Teachers Services Commission for Migori County WISER recently celebrated the graduation of 29 empowered women as they begin their journeys to university and beyond. The class of 2018’s accomplishments speak for […]

WISER and We Share Solar Bring Solar Energy into Muhuru Bay Classrooms

Last year, WISER partnered with We Share Solar to bring clean, reliable electric energy to WISER’s campus and to the campuses of eight other local schools. Earlier this month, WISER and We Share Solar’s partnership expanded to brighten the classrooms and the lives of even more students and educators in WISER’s network. We Share Solar […]

“Education is the key to everything”: A student leader’s WISER experience

When she’s out in her community, Josephine Beatrice often gets asked the same question: “What is it like at WISER?” “WISER is an institution that develops a girl child to have both community morals and also to be a self-motivator,” she says. “From the skills that you are being provided, you can be your own […]

Johnson & Johnson Volunteer Team Leads Special Programs On-Campus

One of the greatest lessons students learn at WISER, both in and out of the classroom, is how important it is to work with others in a team. That’s why, last month, we were delighted to welcome an international group of employees and friends of Johnson & Johnson to team up with the WISER girls […]

WISER Adds New Team Members in the US and Kenya

We are thrilled to announce the newest additions to WISER’s global team. In Kenya, Linda Njeri Kamau and Neema W. Kanyua are the newest voices joining the WISER NGO Board. In the U.S, we welcome Alexandria Jonas as Development Director, Susan Joines as Bookkeeper/Administrative Assistant, and Liddy Grantland as Communications Assistant. We are also excited […]