Scratch Coding Program at Achievers Ghana on Africa Code Week.

Imagine a nation with a coding generation? Young kids, adults and youth, using core analytical skills to solve problems, build industry and reduce inequality in Ghana. Coding is the literacy of the digital age indeed, a whole new language for children and young adults to speak fluently and express themselves in the 21st Century. ThisContinue reading “Scratch Coding Program at Achievers Ghana on Africa Code Week.”

BECE begins today – 27 Girls of Achievers Ghana taking part.

A total of 468,053 are expected to sit for the Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) which begins today [Monday] across the country. The Ghana Education Service Speaking to Citi News, the Public Relations Officer of GES, Reverend Jonathan Bettey,  said they will not shield any teacher who engages in examination malpractice with a candidate. “We areContinue reading “BECE begins today – 27 Girls of Achievers Ghana taking part.”

Thank you Achievers Ghana for giving me hope (Huda Anaafi)

Thank you Achievers Ghana for giving me hope. Those were the words of Huda Anaafi. Huda Anaafi is a proud member of Achievers Ghana and student of Alwaleed Comprehensive Basic Junior High School at Nima Kanda. Huda is preparing to write her Basic education Certificate examination starting from next month 5th of June, 2017. Miss Huda hasContinue reading “Thank you Achievers Ghana for giving me hope (Huda Anaafi)”

350 Scholarships For Ramadan Fundraising Campaign

Alhamdulillah, we are truly blessed to have reached another month in which our good deeds are multiplied manifold. This year 350 girls from slum communities are under scholarship and girl’s empowerment program. Let keep the smiles of these girls alive  If they are to continue their education, we need to be able to support themContinue reading “350 Scholarships For Ramadan Fundraising Campaign”

Thank You for making our Global Youth Service Day (GYSD) event a success.

On 23rd April, 2017, Achievers Ghana climaxed its Global Youth Service Day (GYSD) event with an educational forum on the theme “Promoting Basic Education in the Zongo Communities”. The goal was to raise awareness on the importance of basic education in our communities” The event was, once again, a great success, and we hope allContinue reading “Thank You for making our Global Youth Service Day (GYSD) event a success.”

RYTHM Foundation Sponsors E-Readers And Digital Books To Achievers Ghana

RYTHM Foundation (RF), through its partnership with Worldreader, funded an e-reader project for Achievers Ghana by sponsoring 50 Kindle e-readers immaculately pre-loaded with 100 books. The concept here was instead of setting up libraries and filling them with physical books, these custom-designed e-readers would provide more flexibility and mobility for accessing books, in addition to providingContinue reading “RYTHM Foundation Sponsors E-Readers And Digital Books To Achievers Ghana”

Achievers Ghana Wins The Most Outstanding NGO In The Nima Excellence Awards (NEA) – 2016

Achievers Ghana is extremely honored to received such an important award, The Most Outstanding NGO in the Nima Excellence Award (NEA) -2016. Nima Excellence Award (NEA) is an annual award program designed to celebrate the hard working people and organizations in Nima, Accra New-Town, Maamobi, Pig Farm, Kotobabi, Kanda and Ruga. Presenting the award by Minister for InnerContinue reading “Achievers Ghana Wins The Most Outstanding NGO In The Nima Excellence Awards (NEA) – 2016”

Mentoring Visit by a team of graduate student consultants from Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN, USA).

Mentoring, at its core, guarantees young people that there is someone who care about them, assures them they are not alone in dealing with day-to-day challenges, and makes them feel like they matter. Research confirms that quality mentoring relationships have powerful positive effects on young people in a variety of personal, academic and professional situations.Continue reading “Mentoring Visit by a team of graduate student consultants from Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN, USA).”