Category: awards

EPI Graduate Selected as 2019 Mandela Washington Fellow

The Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders has selected Eric Gaba, a 2015 Bachelor of Science Biomedical Engineering graduate, for its 2019 flagship program of Young African Leaders. The Fellowship provides outstanding young leaders from Sub-Sahara Africa the opportunity to hone their skills at a U.S. institution for higher education through academic coursework, leadership training, mentoring, networking, professional opportunities, and support for activities in their communities. Institutes focus on leadership and skills development in one of three tracks: Business, Civic Engagement, and Public Management. The group also spends time in Washington, DC, interacting with U.S. leaders in the fields of business, government, and the non-profit sector. The Fellowship was launched in 2010 to support young African leaders as they seek to encourage growth and prosperity, democratic governance, and peace and security. The Fellows selected are between the ages of 25 and 35 and have established records of accomplishment in promoting innovation and positive impact in their organizations, institutions, communities, and countries. Mandela Washington Fellowship Eric...

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EPI Top Rated 2019 Non-Profit

EPI RECEIVES TOP RATED 2019 NON-PROFIT AWARD Based on numerous individual evaluations from a variety of constituents, EPI once again has been honored with the prestigious Great Nonprofits “Top Rated Award.” GreatNonprofits is the leading provider of reviews and ratings of nonprofit organizations throughout the U.S. It is committed to providing greater transparency in the nonprofit sector. While the award period runs through the end of October, EPI has the added distinction of being part of the inaugural group, having achieved its recognition before the end of March 2019. Educational Pathways International Non-Profit...

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EPI Receives Silicon Valley Community Foundation Grant

The Silicon Valley Community Foundation, a comprehensive center of philanthropy that partners with donors to strengthen the common good, has again awarded EPI a grant to help grow its work in Ghana. Headquartered in Mountain View, CA, the Silicon Valley Community Foundation is a non-profit organization that works towards advancing innovative philanthropic solutions for challenging problems to make the world a better place for all. It is the largest community foundation in the United States, having awarded a record $823 million in the form of 122,000 grants to charities and needy organizations across the U.S. and abroad since it’s founding in 2006. The organization focuses on building strong communities; economic security; immigration; community time-sensitive issues, and...

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