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From studying under trees, to learning in the classrooms: A School Improvement impact story…

Kina is a pre-primary teacher at Orngadida Primary School in Tanzania — one of 42 government schools that So They Can supports in East Africa. She has been teaching at the school since 2011, and since then has seen student numbers steadily rise — from 164 when she first started, to today, with 187 pre-primary students under her care.

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Peter Overton with his wife Jessica Rowe

Media legend Peter Overton becomes an Ambassador for So They Can

Many of you will know Peter Overton as the Australian television journalist and news reader who has worked at the Nine Network for nearly 30 years, where he…

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Abdallah and his mother

The sky’s the limit for Abdallah

Earlier this year, our team travelled to Malesh Primary School, in Maweni Hamlet — a rural village in Tanzania to distribute 257 Solar Buddy lights to the students,…

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MEDIA RELEASE: So They Can’s international community raises over $110,000 in 1HumanRace campaign to prevent female genital cutting and child marriage in East Pokot, Kenya

Over 300 participants from around the world, including kiwi Actress Thomasin McKenzie (Jojo Rabbit, Leave No Trace) and All Blacks star, Conrad Smith joined forces to raise funds…

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Former All Black Conrad Smith

Ambassador Conrad Smith shares motivational advice from his time with the All Blacks

We’re honoured to have had Former All Black, Conrad Smith, as one of our Ambassadors for many years now. Conrad has always been a great supporter of So…

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Attendance on the rise at Kibowen Komen Primary School

Kibowen Komen Primary School is a mixed primary school in Nakuru, Kenya. So They Can partnered with the school a number of years ago and has gradually built…

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