Provide Free 1-1 Tutoring for Bay Area Students


GlobalGiving's Storytelling Project

We're collecting stories from the actual people who benefit from the projects on GlobalGiving to identify problems and potential solutions. Here are some of the stories that we've collected from communities that have benefited from projects similar to this one. Learn more.

Note: These stories talk about the same issues that this project addresses, but are not necessarily about this specific project.

Scholarship Programme

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Kakamega, Kenya
Map of Scholarship  Programme Ufunguo scholarship Programme organized by institute of Advanced Technology has helped many who have't been able to get money to study information technology.This initiative is normally launched in schools,where students compete in essay writting competitions and those who emerge in the top three category per school are offered opportunities to study computers related courses at the institute of Advanced Technology Campuses.Last year the initiative saw many students within schools in my home region get those scholarships and immediately they finished their form four education they were absorbed by the institute Majority that have become computer experts and thus from this scholarships have become computer experts and thus my home area and kenya generally is making its way towards a technology informed society. Read more.
Related to project keywords: experts, scholarships, scholarship, year, study


By a female, 22-30 years old, in Luwero, Uganda
Map of Selfishness While in my secondary,there used to be an organisation that used to sponsor the poor and the orphans students in their education and a teacher was appointed to represent the organisation at school what this teacher did is only regestering his relatives and friends to get this opportunity leaving out the intended students.The same organisation could also give out materials like books,pens and clothing to students but thus teacher could only give out a few and remained with the rest. After some time it was realside that the teacher,s intensions was to only satisfy his needs and a new one was appointed. Read more.
Related to project keywords: students education, students, give, teacher, new

The Holo Problem Which They Are Facing As A Secondary

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Kisumu, Kenya
Map of THE HOLO PROBLEM WHICH THEY ARE FACING AS A SECONDARY Holo is one of the found in the District of Nyakach.This school is facing alot of problems all over the year.The most6 problem which this school suffering is lack of teachers and lack of book.The school have been suffering alot since 2005 up to now.This problems are caused by the headteachers who have bee teaching there. Students have been dropping from school due to this problems which are affecting them in school.This is because teachers are not even serious when the students do wrong mistakes.What i mean here is many students are taking bang in school and teachers are not taking any step. Parents and citizens or the villagers around they are asking the goverment to help this school by any means or close this school.More also they don't have electricity which students can use to study when the class is dark. Read more.
Related to project keywords: students, teaching, teachers, study, means
An anonymous donor will match all new monthly recurring donations, but only if 75% of donors upgrade to a recurring donation today.
Terms and conditions apply.
Make a monthly recurring donation on your credit card. You can cancel at any time.
Make a donation in honor or memory of:
What kind of card would you like to send?
How much would you like to donate?
gift Make this donation a gift, in honor of, or in memory of someone?


Project Leader

Nikole Saulsberry

San Francisco, CA United States

Where is this project located?

Map of Provide Free 1-1 Tutoring for Bay Area Students