Trujillo Family Middle School

Mali Rising's Female Teachers Making a Difference

There are a total of 7 women teachers in the Mali rising Foundation schools, out of more than 90 total Mali Rising teachers. This reflects the larger reality of teaching in Mali, where only 14% of teachers are female and that percentage is even lower in remote, rural schools…

Thank You a Thousand Times...

April's Alumni Month continues this week with a feature on Bouacar, a graduate of our very first school. A graduate of Mali Rising’s Trujillo Family Middle School in the small village of N’Tentou, Bouacar is ready to literally help build Mali.

Maintenance Is Anything But Mundane

All too often when I talk with someone about our work in Mali, they share frustrations with a project they were involved with in some far-flung country where all the good intentions fell into disarray. A well's pump broke. A classroom crumbled. A health clinic never received any staff. Let's be honest -- it happens. That's why Mali Rising's long-term relationship with our 21 partner villages is so important...