There is really nothing as joyful as celebrating something like a new school with the partners — now friends — who worked together to achieve the goal. The sense of camaraderie, achievement, and hope for the future simply cannot be beat. So we were very glad to celebrate the opening of Kafara’s new Mali Rising school — The Mindful Bunch Middle School — with the leaders, parents, and children of the village…
If you want to really understand how much we take for granted our school system in the United States, stop and think about the fact that many schools in Mali have no textbooks. Not one. Here's what we're doing about it..
On November 14, we did one of the most amazing and most overwhelming things you can do -- we officially opened a new Mali Rising school. The celebratory opening in the tiny village of Sebela was simply incredible, with hundreds of excited children, wonderful dancers, dozens of dignitaries, and much more.
Join us for a night of celebration, fun, and fundraising this October 12th in Salt Lake City! We promise this isn't your grandmother's stuffy gala, but rather a night of connecting with great people and a great cause.