School Access Program

Mali Rising's schools provide 3 classrooms, a school director's office, and 6 latrines. Wherever possible, we use local materials and labor.

Mali Rising's schools provide 3 classrooms, a school director's office, and 6 latrines. Wherever possible, we use local materials and labor.

Mali Rising was founded with the vision of providing safe schools within easy walking distance for every child in Mali's remote southern villages. We continue this work today, partnering with villages to build new schools and maintain our 20 existing schools.

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Overall Program Goal: Expanding access to safe, sustainable schools for Mali’s children while maintaining our current schools. 

2020 Objectives:
1.    Educate at least another 1,500 students annually by constructing at least 10 additional schools by the end of 2020, using the most cost-effective and sustainable approach.
2.    Make sure our schools are safe places of learning with quality water supplies, solar power, and associated infrastructure.
3.    Ensure all of our schools are well maintained and supported by partner villages.