Alcatel – Lucent visits Achievers Ghana

This November we were able to host volunteers from Alcatel – Lucent through a collaboration with tech needs girls. The event themed ” You can also make it!” was a platform for these volunteers to share real life experiences with our girls, mentor and motivate them. Alcatel – Lucent also provided training to our girls on how to setContinue reading “Alcatel – Lucent visits Achievers Ghana”

Celebrating 3 years of supporting girls’ education in the slum

Achievers celebrated their 3rd anniversary this Saturday, 3rd May, themed Investing in Girls – A catalyst for changing the world. Present were  the Imams of Abu Ubaida and several  mosques in the community, Jazi Foundation and friends and Tech Needs Girls. The girls entertained through poetry recitals, quranic recitations and drama. Amina, co-founder, also shared accomplishments  in theContinue reading “Celebrating 3 years of supporting girls’ education in the slum”

Achievers learn to code

Today, 60 girls at Achievers learnt to code during the tech needs girls event organized by Soronko Solutions.  The goal of tech needs girls (founded by Regina Agyare) is to empower girls through coding. The girls enjoyed an interactive and energy driven session with over 10 female mentors teaching them how to design and create simple websitesContinue reading “Achievers learn to code”