Malaika girls having fun. Photo by Nisian Hughes Learning about handwashing Alphonsine, our flutist in Grade 5B Malaika School in Kalebuka. Photo by Nisian Hughes

Georges Malaika Foundation Incorporated

Org #28294
Vetted since 2015
2007
year founded
$57,474
raised on GlobalGiving
3
years fundraising
1
projects funded

Mission

Founded in 2007 by Noella Coursaris Musunka, the mission of the Georges Malaika Foundation is to empower Congolese girls and their communities through education. Based in New York, the foundation operates in the Democratic Republic of Congo, where Noella was born. Named for the Swahili word for "angel", Malaika aims to mobilize resources so that girls can receive the best education possible, providing them with greater choices, opportunities, and the capacity to make informed decisions. Our goal is to build the leadership capacity of each individual student so that she gives back to her community and has a positive, long-term impact on the future of the DRC. In essence, we are fue... read more

Project Leaders
Eileen Walmsley
Eileen Walmsley
Team
Adriana Henriquez, Eileen Walmsley
Organization Information
http://www.malaika.org
Facebook Page
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244 Fifth Avenue, Suite N225
New York, NY 10001
United States
+1 212 726 1089

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 5418276742
Organization Information
http://www.malaika.org
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
244 Fifth Avenue, Suite N225
New York, NY 10001
United States
+1 212 726 1089

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 5418276742

Project Reports

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Apr 10, 2017
A Holistic Approach to Education
We have bid farewell to a busy but fruitful second trimester. It was an eventful season as the girls voted for the new Student Council and their family members selected their representatives for the...
Dec 28, 2016
Making Education Fun and Accessible for our Girls
The first semester of the 2016-17 school year has just finished and our girls are taking a much-deserved break. They worked very hard this term and we are so proud of everything they have...
Jul 11, 2016
A New Dawn in Kalebuka
We are happy to be able to provide you with some great updates from the Malaika projects in Kalebuka, DRC. We have been very busy recently as we just inaugurated the Malaika School library! The...
 
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