Waves of Education is dedicated to providing quality education to underprivileged children in order to empower them to improve their community, health, and well-being.
If all students in low income countries left school with basic reading skills, 171 million people could be lifted out of extreme poverty.
Individuals who receive more education are more likely to be in good health and well fed. Education is correlated with a longer life expectancy.
“Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish and you feed him for
Waves of Education will do this collaboratively with our partners, Waves of Health and the local Little Sisters of St. Francis, first through providing education. We will build and support a primary school, mentor teachers, and implement initiatives to deliver quality education. Our medical team volunteers will provide free annual primary medical care and treatment for the community along with health programs addressing the specific local conditions. To empower the community, we will help its members develop skills through various vocational training programs to encourage economic growth.