News & Updates – Page 2

WISER’s Campus has Reopened!

2021 is off to an ambitious and energized start on WISER’s campus. Our existing reopening plan for just Form Four (12th Grade) students has expanded to include our entire student body, following Kenyan government directives. Once again, WISER would have preferred to reopen our campus once we could be sure that there was absolutely no risk […]

WISER is Hiring!

WISER is hiring a Digital Media Coordinator!  WISER International is actively growing our team and capacity as we expand and deepen our impact for the hardest to reach girls in rural Kenya. We’re looking for someone to help us up our communications game by coordinating our social media engagement, digital media development and dissemination, and […]

It’s #GivingTuesday, do your happy dance!

What could go better with our GlobalGiving Giving Tuesday campaign than a global dance phenomenon? The Jerusalema Dance Challenge originated in South Africa and Angola and has taken the globe by storm as a show of solidarity and hope during the COVID-19 pandemic. Thanks to some clever drone handiwork from our friends at Saalt, WISER’s […]

WISER’s 2020 Year-End Giving Challenge: Health at the Heart of It

December 1st is Giving Tuesday and World AIDS Day! With an ambitious goal of $60,000, WISER will have the opportunity to leverage your gifts for a piece of a million-dollar incentive prize through GlobalGiving – the largest in its history. All gifts from unique donors on December 1 will help us claim a portion of […]

Grace Murika joins WISER as Country Manager

We’re so excited to announce the newest member of the Global WISER Family: our new country manager, Grace Murika! Grace comes to WISER with a wealth of experience in program design, fundraising, and strategic partnership development. Based in Nairobi, Kenya, Grace has worked in both rural and urban settings to design and implement programs focusing […]