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Hope of Guinea STEAM Camp 2016

Help support Hope of Guinea’s STEAM Camp 2016 by heading over to our IndieGoGo Campaign. Your contribution will go a long way in supporting this wonderful program.

A Special Thank You From Our Executive Director

On behalf of the Hope Of Guinea team and the Children We serve, I would like to express our sincere gratitude and appreciation to everyone who attended, contributed, volunteered and supported this year’s fundraising gala. Because of you the event was once again a great success and our BEST ONE…

Hope Of Guinea on Guinean National TV

The Guinean National TV (RTG) was at our gala on October 24, 2015 at the DoubleTree hotel in Downtown Silver Spring. Here’s their highlight of the night. La RTG etait au rendez-vous du gala annuel de H.O.G. C’etais le Samedi 24 Octobre 2015 a Silver Spring dans l’etat de Maryland.…

We Won!!!

Members of Hope of Guinea @ Towson University participated in and won the fundraising challenge at the Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) Network conference in Miami, Florida over the weekend! The Hope of Guinea commitment entails building a community center for academic success and civic engagement in Ratoma, Guinea. This community center…

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Hope of Guinea believes that every child has the right to an education and we're sure you do too.

Meet all the kids
Fatmata

Age 10 – 4th grade

c4

Age 13 – 7th grade

c9

Age 12 – 6th grade

Why the focus on Education?

Guinea

A French speaking nation located in West Africa. The country is rich in natural resources...

25% of the world’s known bauxite reserves

There are also vast deposits of diamonds and gold. Despite these many resources, the country remains one of the world's poorest.

Educational Expenditures = 2.5% of GDP

ranking it 156th in the world (2012)

Literacy Rate = 41% overall (2010)

males = 52%

females = 30%

School Life Expectancy = 9 years

More needs to be done to ensure a brighter future for the children of Guinea. A brighter future for them will equal a brighter future for our beloved Guinea!

Source = CIA World Factbook

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