New Sudan Education Initiative (NESEI)

NESEI catalyzes peace through education by preparing youth to be strong, skilled and peaceful leaders of South Sudan. We are focused on increasing secondary education access, business training, and gender equity development. Our education enrichment programs are primarily targeted for young women in South Sudan.

New Sudan Education Initiative (NESEI)
123 Ethan Allen Ave. Suite 300
Colchester, VT 05446
United States
802-655-6171

Executive Director

Anita Henderlight

Management Team

Atem Deng, Anita Henderlight, Rachel Hanish, Diane Birungi

Board of Directors

Kate Hunter, Atem Deng, Robert Lair, Anita Henderlight, Anita Henderlight, Rachel Hanish, Diane Birungi

Mission

NESEI catalyzes peace through education by preparing youth to be strong, skilled and peaceful leaders of South Sudan. We are focused on increasing secondary education access, business training, and gender equity development. Our education enrichment programs are primarily targeted for young women in South Sudan.

Programs

1) Make quality secondary education accessible & affordable through tuition sponsorship, work-study & teacher support. 2) Ensure students’ physical & mental health by providing preventative care & health education. 3) Put students on the fast-track to success in a difficult post-conflict society through practical school-to-work, entrepreneurial & leadership skill-building enrichment. 4) Provide post-secondary opportunities such as microfinance & university or vocational school scholarships.

Statistics on New Sudan Education Initiative (NESEI)

Financial Statistics

  • Annual Budget for 2009: $390,000
  • Annual Budget for 2008: $600,000
  • Maximum Annual Budget: $600,000
  • Other funding sources: Churches, rotary groups, schools, individuals, foundation grants, World Bank
  • Religious Affiliation: none