Ethnomusicology! New Podcast Episode…

Be sure to check out the latest episode of the African Sky Podcast with Adam Klein.  In this episode, Adam talks with ethnomusicologist Mina Girgis, Co-Founder and CEO of the groundbreaking musical ensemble and advocacy initiative The Nile Project.  Adam and Mina discuss the remarkable history of The Nile Project and musical exchange between West Africa andContinue reading Ethnomusicology! New Podcast Episode…

A.S. Environmental Health Director encourages girls to pursue science path

By Nicoletta Richardson. Malian-born environmental engineer Hadi Touré had only been a member of African Sky for a few months when she began to formulate the idea for a project designed to educate youth in Mali about science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). As the Health Program Director for African Sky, she decided to facilitateContinue reading A.S. Environmental Health Director encourages girls to pursue science path

Kini Fe: Connecting Returned Peace Corps Volunteers with Their Host Families

By Nicoletta Richardson.       In 2004, African Sky was born out of love for and the desire to spread awareness of the people and cultures of Mali. Since then, African Sky has developed a wide array of unique collaborations with individuals and groups who share a passion for Mali. Over a year ago whenContinue reading Kini Fe: Connecting Returned Peace Corps Volunteers with Their Host Families

Passport to Literacy Event Provides Education for Dozens of Women in Mali

By Amy Freels.    African Sky held an event at the Mucky Duck Brewery in May to benefit women in Mali in regard to literacy opportunities. Attendees learned how their support of literacy programs will not only empower women in rural villages, it will also strengthen entire families and communities. The event raised enough fundsContinue reading Passport to Literacy Event Provides Education for Dozens of Women in Mali