Archive: Sep 2014

“Hungry Hippo Super Snacks” Tackle Empty Stomachs in Mochudi!

Hungry hippos logo

Stepping Stones International (SSI) offers unique programmes to out-of-school youth giving them an opportunity to persue further education or find future employment. Our out-of-school youth programmes specifically target high school drop-outs and put them through a year-long programme. The is for 80% of our program participants to either find employment of recommence schooling within three […]

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It’s PIE TIME at Stepping Stones

Stepping Stones International, Pie time

Part of our mandate at Stepping Stones International (SSI) is not just to provide immediate support for our participants but also to provide long term solutions for their personal growth and development. The goal is to ensure that beyond our programs our youth can be self sufficient and successful in life. Our Leadership Program has […]

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Botswana-UPenn Partnership’s Jennifer Deng Reflects on her Special Time at SSI (slide show).

Jennifer Deng, Stepping Stones, Upen Botswana

Jennifer Deng, an undergraduate student from the University of Pennsylvania, volunteered with Stepping Stones International (SSI) for eight weeks wonderful weeks this summer. Here are some of her wrap-up reflections on her time spent at SSI: “This summer, my school gave me the opportunity to volunteer at Stepping Stones International for eight whole weeks. I […]

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Former SSI Tutor Leonne Mfolwe Attributes Success to her Time At SSI.

Leonne Mfolwe Success story Stepping Stones International

“SSI gave me the opportunity to grow…I know it can do the same for them” Leonne Mfolwe (former SSI tutor) Finding stepping-stones to reach success! Stepping Stones International’s former tutor Leonne Mfolwe is paving her path in the field of psychology and education. Leonne, who first came to Stepping Stones International in 2010 to volunteer […]

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French Culture Day Brings a bit of European Flavour to SSI!

This month Stepping Stones International had the pleasure to host a representatives from The French Embassy, Solveig Monvoisin and her team of French nationals to give our participants a taste of their culture. Miss Monvoisin started off by impressing all of us during her opening remarks as she passed seamlessly from English to French, spicing […]

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