Wonder Women Part 2: Meet Student Edna Barasa

Wonder Women Part 2: Meet Student Edna Barasa

In continued celebration of Women’s Day this month, we share with your the reflections of 10-year-old Edna Barasa, a student at Dignitas partner school Zeal Primary School.      Tell me a little bit about yourself I am 10 years old, my mum stays at...
Wonder Women Part 1: Meet School Director Evelyne Mmbone

Wonder Women Part 1: Meet School Director Evelyne Mmbone

This month, Dignitas celebrates International Women’s Day! Here in Nairobi, women in coaching, teaching and leadership positions make invaluable contributions to advance our mission to ensure all children have access to an excellent education.  Today, and everyday, we...
Transition to Phase Two

Transition to Phase Two

At Dignitas, we aim to create lasting change. Our Partnership Progression gradually develops skills, attitudes and beliefs in educators that enable them to independently drive school improvements and development. We are passionate about empowering educators to...
Meet our Dottie Scholar girls

Meet our Dottie Scholar girls

The Dottie Scholars are a group of high achieving girls who have received high school scholarships through Dignitas. We accept a small intake each year and now have 33 girls in total, ranging from Form One through to Form Four. We’d love to introduce you to a...
Wezesha 2015

Wezesha 2015

Wezesha means ENABLE in Swahili and it’s the name of our small grants program. Dignitas recognizes many schools in marginalized communities lack the basic level of infrastructure necessary to begin improving education quality. We seek to empower schools by preparing...