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The mission of Deep Roots is to increase access to basic education for young adults– especially women– in the countries where we work: Namibia Zambia Guatemala

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Ailly Shamweklya, Deep Roots Scholar 2010 & 2011 “My friends and I ... help the younger children to do their homework and teach them maths...”

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University of Namibia Foundation SANK Guatemala Development Aid People to People Deep Roots partners with local non-profit organizations to efficiently our administer programs

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Charles Muhuea Deep Roots Scholar 2010 & 2011 “I would really love to be able to change my community into a society ... where everyone would love to live.... “

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More than two-thirds of Deep Roots scholarships go to help young women finish their education – and keep smiling

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Deep Roots scholarships include room and board at the school hostel– here, lunchtime in Namibia.

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Deep Roots scholarships in Namibia pay fees to sit for national exams in grades 10 and 12.

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Hileni Jonas, grade 8, Namibia “School fees” support computer labs and other critical school facilities.

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The mission of Deep Roots is to increase access to basic education for young adults– especially women– in the countries where we work: Namibia Zambia Guatemala

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Deep Roots strives to keep these young men and women studying!

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Justine Mutanga Deep Roots Namibia 2010 and 2011 Laimi Kaluushu Deep Roots Namibia 2009, 2010, and 2011

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“I would like to study meteorology... “ Ndahafe Elago Scholar 2009-2011 Ndeshipanda David- Scholar 2009-2011

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“Being part of community service is one skill I consider essential... It will be my honor to give my best skills in support [of] my society.” - Senovia Katjiru, Deep Roots Namibia Scholar 2010, 2011

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2010 Deep Roots scholars came from all over Namibia

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Room and board US$100 School fees US$115 Exam fee (grade 12) US$85 Deep Roots scholarships cover the entire annual cost of school in Namibia-- approximately US$300 for Grade 12– the most expensive year!

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The mission of Deep Roots is to increase access to basic education for young adults– especially women– in the countries where we work: Namibia Zambia Guatemala

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University of Namibia Foundation SANK Guatemala Development Aid People to People Deep Roots partners with local non-profit organizations to efficiently our administer programs

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Deep Roots Guatemala supports workshops to build leadership skills and self-esteem, and awareness of human rights and environmental issues.

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Deep Roots Guatemala Deep Roots Guatemala focuses our efforts in the remote Chisec region– one of Guatemala’s poorest and least educated – in cooperation with the non-profit SANK.

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Deep Roots Guatemala Deep Roots helps young women get a basic education, a critical component of social and economic development.

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Deep Roots Guatemala Deep Roots Guatemala helps “shoeshine boys”– members of s shoeshiners union- to complete their educations.

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Deep Roots Guatemala Deep Roots scholarships cover the entire annual cost of school in Guatemala– an average of US$188 per year

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Deep Roots Guatemala Deep Roots Guatemala focuses on indigenous peoples such as the Q'eqchi'-Maya.

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“I would like to remain in school for it is the beginning of everything...” -Clever T. Diwa, Deep Roots scholar Deep Roots Zambia

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University of Namibia Foundation SANK Guatemala Development Aid People to People Deep Roots partners with local non-profit organizations to efficiently our administer programs

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After almost 10 years of support, Deep Roots Zambia scholars are graduating from high school: “After graduating, I want to work as a nurse...” -Venus Mapulanga Deep Roots Zambia

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Deep Roots Zambia “I would like to remain in school so that ... When I graduate I can become an accountant.” -Trolline Mutinta

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Deep Roots Zambia Secondary school in Zambia averages US$281 per year– expenses that are paid for by Deep Roots scholarships.

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Deep Roots Zambia “...[T]hank you for helping in my studies since grade 6 up to grade 12... Through your help I’m something in my life.” -Lovegrace Moonga

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Deep Roots Zambia At least 90% of Deep Roots funds are spent on scholarship programs.