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#UNweek

21st September 2018

We're getting ready for #UNweek! We are honored to have Noella speaking at WISE, Concordia Summit, and the 2018 Women's Leadership Conference. Spreading the value of education is essential to solving UN's Sustainable Goals, and we are so happy to share its…

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Meet Lauriane

14th September 2018

Lauriane Lenge Wa Mpitshi is one of our secondary school students who wants to study at Harvard University. She is one of our most brilliant students, with her bright attitude and consistent diligence. We look forward to seeing what all of our…

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And Back to the Books!

7th September 2018

The 2018-2019 school year has officially begun! The girls' first day of school was Monday. We welcomed new faces, including our kindergarten class, as well as all of our returning students and staff. The total student body has grown to…

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Gabriele’s Gift: Sportswear at KFFH

31st August 2018

Malaika is constantly having new visitors and we were excited to have Gabriele Salmi Alba visit our Kalebuka Football for Hope community center. His organization, "ALBA" or Association Laique pour les Bambins d'Afrique, dedicates their time to helping Lubumbashi's children…

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Quotes: Our May Visitors

24th August 2018

Lebogang Chaka Strategic Advisor and Global Speaker Afro Visionary Legacy "In my language there is a proverb that says “Bitso lebe ke seromo”" which means “what you name a child they become”… In Malaika, I found a school birthed by an…

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Noella in Vanity Fair

3rd August 2018

Noella's most recent interview can be found in Vanity Fair: Italia in which she chronicles her inspiring journey. Her life story and the origins of Malaika are refreshed as she reflects on the past's trials and triumphs, including the most…

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