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Lan Vwa Inc

Org #43396 Vetted since 2017 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit
2012
year founded
$9,793
raised on GlobalGiving
8
months fundraising
0
projects funded

Mission

Our mission is to provide access to education in rural communities and empower the people of these communities and our students to overcome the cycle of poverty. Lan Vwa, which means "The Voice", is working to give back what poverty steals - a person's voice. By connecting students of all ages with the proper tools and encouraging them to take ownership of their future, we believe the cycle of poverty can be stopped one village at a time. Our organization's mission statement is to connect areas in need with the proper tools required to improve the quality of education being used to teach students, prepare them for higher education, offer continual learning support for educ...

Project Leaders
Kelly Waugaman
Kelly Waugaman
Karina Leiva
Karina Leiva
Team
Kelly Waugaman
Organization Information
PO Box 19772
Asheville, NC 28815
United States
7247770877
Organization Information
PO Box 19772
Asheville, NC 28815
United States
7247770877

Projects (2)

Project Reports

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Feb 20, 2018
A new year and a new class of graduates!
Classes in Joconal began on Wednesday, January 17th. It has been great having the students back to school. We welcomed 3 new girls in our 7th grade class, have 3 seniors set to graduate in...
Feb 20, 2018
Preschool classes began on January 17th
Preschool started in Joconal on Wednesday, January 17th. We have 17 little students ages 4 to 6 years old attending school in the classroom their parents built. Our new preschool teacher, Juanita, has...
Nov 21, 2017
Marlon and Gildardo: Empowering a family
Another school year has come to an end in Joconal. We aren’t sure where the time went, but we have our third year of sec­ondary classes under our belt. All of the students did very well this...
 
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