Monthly Archives: May 2019

Collaboration at its Finest – The Story of Ormanie Primary School

Woman collecting water In June 2015, the sun beat down on a rugged vehicle as it bumped its way toward the Maasai village of Ormanie near Loliondo, Tanzania. As the travelers watched the clock tick into its third hour, the village center slowly rolled into view, comprised of one tented building where [...]

By | May 15th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Piloting Community-Driven Education in Kenya

Community meeting at Waondo Primary School, Kenya © We’re pleased to share that our two Community-Driven Education pilot projects in Kenya are off to a great start! Global Partners believes community leadership is the key to responsible and sustainable development and that local people have the right to drive change in their [...]

By | May 15th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Can You Help Us Make a Difference?

Primary school students After the success of our 40th Anniversary event, this year we’ve decided to focus on putting your donations to work on the ground! In lieu of spending time and resources on planning an event, we’re asking you to support our work by donating at https://gpfd.org/donate/ or call us at 707-588-0550. One of my favorite [...]

By | May 15th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Announcing the 2019 GPFD/BCF Community-Driven Development Forum

We are thrilled to announce the 2019  GPFD/BCF Community-Driven Development Forum, which will be held on June 26th-28th in Arusha, Tanzania. With the theme of “Sustainable Development,” this event is possible due to a generous grant from the Brethren Community Foundation (BCF). The Forum presents an unparalleled opportunity for East Africans and Americans with a [...]

By | May 13th, 2019|Events|0 Comments

Advancing Girls’ Education in East Africa

Global Partners believes every girl has the right to attend school, and the scholarships we fund inspire girls and young women to lead more productive lives and empower them to uplift and improve their communities. We support girls’ education through the funding of individual secondary school and tertiary level scholarships with the support of [...]

By | May 9th, 2019|Partners|0 Comments