Our History

The short story

Our History

Achievements

1.

CEO's participation in President Obama's Mandela Washington Fellowship in Atlanta and Washington DC.

2.

Selection into the Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Program (TEEP) To facilitate scaling and piloting in new regions.

3.

Entry of Georgia State University Mandela Fellows to provide mentorship and leadership coaching to graduates

4.

Expansion to Uganda - Partnership with YALI-Uganda and Kyusa Uganda to bridge the graduate unemployment gap

Our Leadership

TheBridgeAfrica Board Members

SIMON NDIRANGU MWANGI

Mr. Ndirangu is a leader in workforce development; a consultant in strategy and training with cross-industry experience across the retail, banking, insurance and consumer good sectors. He is accredited as a key resource person in capability development by authorities in Kenya. Ndirangu serves as the Lead Trainer. He is Mandela Washington Fellow -2015, a writer and mentor.

SARAH FORD

Ms. Sarah serves as Development Director for Covenant Community, Inc. (CCI). She chairs the World Affairs Council of Atlanta’s Young Leaders, an organization that provides a forum for dialogue, a source of expertise on international issues. Sarah leads our international outreach and brings a wealth of experience in establishing and managing youth-based projects.

FAITH WANGUI

Ms. Faith is the CFO at Barefoot Power - Africa Region, with over 5 years of experience in finance from the non-profit and for-profit private sectors. Faith brings her experience in setting up organizational structures and systems and financial management of grants for maximum development impact. Faith is a founder of Dalah Ventures and Mandela Washington Fellow - 2015

 

We believe that working with employers is the only way we can get graduates “Across the finish line" Our relationship is based the evidence that how employers work with education providers is reflected on their success in hiring.

TheBridgeAfrica - Connecting the Workforce to You.

Our Offices

The Bridge , Kampala - Uganda

Plot 40 I Kakungulu Road, Ntinda

+256 (789) 077 467 | +254 (713) 301 000