Smile Waste

Smile Waste collects agricultural waste, such as corn husks and shea nutshells, from local farms in the city of Parakou, Benin, and recycles them into sustainable biofuels to reduce the number of trees that are felled for fuel, remove the agricultural waste products from the community, and create a new revenue stream for farmers who […]

Marguerite Zannou

Marguerite Zannou is a Mastercard Foundation scholarship holder, currently in the third year of her degree at the Institute for Training and Research in Computer Science in Computer Security. She is very passionate about computers and always wants to improve in this field. She is a network administrator in the making. She is also interested […]

Bruno Gbodjivi

Bruno Gbodjivi is a third-year student in Renewable Energies and Energy Systems at the University of Abomey-Calavi. Passionate about social entrepreneurship, he has been a Mastercard Foundation Scholar at UAC since 2019. This scholarship allowed him to turn social problems into profitable business ideas. Enthusiastic about the recovery of waste into energy, Bruno creates with […]

Shallon Kembabazi

Shallon is a final year student of Medicine and Surgery at Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda. She is a Rwandese. She has a dream of improving the health and well-being of the community through innovative solutions to the most pressing health challenges that communities in Rwanda are facing. In order to work towards her dream, she […]

Angelique Iradukunda

Angelique Iradukunda attended Makerere University in Uganda for a Bachelor of Medicine and a Bachelor of Surgery. She is a passionate woman with a career objective of being a proficient and competent doctor in Rwanda. Although she has had both rural and urban experiences, growing up in a rural residence in Rwanda exposed her to […]

Health & Beauty Cocktail (HBC) Saloon

HBC Saloon will offer customers a full suite of haircare services to the community while also providing information about important healthcare issues and offer free screenings for diabetes mellitus to customers.

Recycling Car Tyre for Furniture

RECATYREF is an initiative that aims to reduce landfill space by producing furniture from discarded car tires. We do so by producing library furniture, shelves, school desk and many others at reasonable prices to ensure equal opportunity for all.

Sulley Fuseini

Sulley is positive, hardworking, someone who never gives up, and an ambitious person, who always strives to achieve the highest standard possible, at any given task. Sulley is currently in his second year of studying BSc. Business Administration (Human Resources Management) at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology. Sulley is a true person who […]

Hanifa Fuseini Mumuni

Hanifa Fuseini Mumuni is a Ghanaian and a final year student of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology. She is a Mastercard Foundation scholar, studying Geography and rural development. She is the co-founder and marketing manager for RECATYREF (Recycling Car Tyre for Furniture). She finds interest in volunteering and social entrepreneurship. Her versatility […]

Barikisu Nasiru Zawi

Barikisu Nasiru Zawi, is a Mastercard Foundation Scholar who reads BSc. Geological Engineering at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology. As someone who is very passionate about learning, she utilizes every opportunity available to her for the maximum benefit of all. She also thrives well in difficult environments. In addition, she is very […]