Garbett Family Foundation donates textbooks to Moro Moro

Thanks to a generous donation received from the Garbett Family Foundation, Empower Mali donated textbooks to our Peace, Love and Happiness Academy in Moro Moro. The village of Moro Moro has a very young population. In our middle school, there is already a large number of students. 90 in the 7th grade, 50 in the […]

Textbooks for the Karl and Erika Michel Academy of Ouelessebougou

Empower Mali has received $5,000 from a donor that wishes to remain anonymous! Thanks to this donation, we will able to supply the Karl and Erika Michel Academy of Ouelessebougou with textbooks this coming year.The Karl and Erika Academy of Ouelessebougou was built by Building Youth Around the World. This middle school has alleviated the […]

Donation for a new tractor!

Thank you to the Gerber Construction company for donating $25,000 for a new tractor! This is the third tractor donated by the Gerber Construction company and the will be the 7th for Empower Mali. We thank them for their investment in Mali’s agricultural success! The tractor will become is part of the Perpetual Tractor program. […]

Guidestar awards EM the Platinum Seal of Transparency

Empower Mali is honored to announce we have earned GuideStar’s 2020 Platinum Seal of Transparency, the highest level of recognition offered by GuideStar, the world’s largest source of nonprofit information.Empower Mali remains committed to providing transparency and meaningful data for our funders and donors.To reach the Platinum level, Empower Mali added extensive information to our […]

Inauguration of the JP’s Peace, Love & Happiness Academy of Moro Moro

ON Saturday, November 21st Empower Mali officially inaugurated the JP’s Peace, Love & Happiness Academy of Moro Moro. The event was attended by the entire village of Moro Moro and special dignitaries like the Ambassador of India to Mali, HE Anjani Kumar. With a population of 3700+ inhabitants, Moro Moro has a very young population […]

Construction completed on the Karl and Erika Michel Academy of Ouelessebougou

We are excited to announce the completion of construction of the Karl and Erika Michel Academy of Ouelessebougou. Through a generous donation from the Michel family and the Building Youth Around the World Foundation, we completed the construction of a middle school to meet the growing need in the community of Ouelessebougou. The school consists […]

A Tractor through the Perpetual Tractor Fund

As part of the Perpetual Tractor program, enough money was paid back by the villages to buy one new tractor for the community of N’Tentou!! Through the program, Empower Mali donates a tractor to the community. Villages pay off the $25,000 tractors over a period of 5 years after which they own them outright. The […]

Building Youth and Nurturing Nations teacher housing

Teacher housing is an important infrastructure when our schools are built. Because teachers are provided by the government, these housing facilities ensure that the village can keep good teachers within their villagers by providing homes for them and their families. Given our expertise in building teacher facilities, Building Youth Around the World and Nurturing Nations […]

Building Youth to build a school and teacher housing!

To signify their continued commitment to supporting programs that increase access to education, Utah-based organization, Building Youth Around the World (BYAW) Foundation has donated funding for a new primary school and teachers housing in the village of Karagouan, a rural village in Sikasso. The village contribution for this project was paid for by the Association […]


Mali’s Northern region has continued to be impacted by insecurity, leading to many families being caught in a food crisis. For the past 7 months, Empower Mali has been blessed to partner with Matthew McConaughey to bring relief to the families in Mopti that affected by the security crisis in Mali. Every month from June […]