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Lan Vwa Inc

Org #43396
Vetted since 2017
2012
year founded
$14,882
raised on GlobalGiving
1
year 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... read more

Projects (2)

Project Leaders
Kelly Waugaman
Kelly Waugaman
Karina Leiva
Karina Leiva
Team
Kelly Waugaman
Organization Information
http://lanvwa.org/
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PO Box 19772
Asheville, NC 28815
United States
7247770877
Organization Information
http://lanvwa.org/
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
PO Box 19772
Asheville, NC 28815
United States
7247770877

Project Reports

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Oct 19, 2018
A Long Walk
Another year of secondary school is quickly coming to a close, and we are getting ready for yet another graduation in Joconal. On October 26th, we will have four students completing 9th grade and will...
Sep 20, 2018
It takes an entire village and more!
Our first year of preschool is quickly coming to a close. We have watched the students learn and grow. Over the past couple months, they have moved far beyond their ABC’s. They are learning...
Jun 21, 2018
A new found passion for chemistry
Our fourth year as a registered secondary school has been quite a whirlwind. The school year is half way through, and we just finished midterm tests. This year we are offering tutoring for the 5th and...
 
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