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I’ll do it, but only if you’ll help

Pledge “gatetoafrica”

"I will donate $30.00 towards a GATE to Africa scholarship fund to help promising children in Africa but only if 100 other people will do the same."

— Taa, GATE to Africa

Deadline to sign up by: 30th November 2007
23 people signed up, 77 more were needed

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Did you know that $100.00 could put a child through school for a year in some parts of Africa (Tuition & Books)?

How about these stats...?

-Less than one-third of children in Africa can read and write
-One-in-five children in primary school repeat grade in Africa
-More than half of all girls in Africa never enroll in school
-About 40 million children in African are out of school

Global Alliance for Technology and Education (GATE) in Africa is a nonprofit organization that is bringing together a community of interest and creating partnerships to help improve the education and technology challenges facing many high schools in Africa.

GATE is currently engaged in a pilot program in Liberia through its partner network (GATE in Liberia) to provide 200 students that show exceptional performance and outstanding promise from 4 distinguished high schools with:

-Academic Scholarships
-Technology-infused curriculum
-After school program
-Monthly leadership workshops

Please partner with us to provide a child an opportunity. The funds raise from this pledge will provide "30" promising students academic scholarship.

For more information, please visit our website at

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  • this migth be the only chance young undergraduates migth have becouse we are mostly studying under hardship,i will inform mohammed very soon.

    god bless you all for this initiative
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Current signatories (Green text = they've done it)

Taa, the Pledge Creator, joined by:

  • Shari
  • Melanie
  • M. Hill
  • Christabel Dadzie
  • Gbianka
  • Tarun Kapoor
  • Haley
  • Jackie K
  • Christa Egli
  • Tiffani Palmore
  • Carmelle Norice
  • Chelsea Harrison
  • Vanessa Morris
  • 孙传彬
  • Julie Dawson
  • 5 people who did not want to give their names

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