January 22, 2018

Cecilia Cherono, GTL’s First Rift Valley University Graduate

Written by Cecilia Cherono. I was born in 1995 in Letoi village, Mogotio sub-county, Baringo county ( Kenya). We grew up in a humble background by […]
November 16, 2017

GTL’s Fall Appeal & Newsletter 2017

Dear Friend of GTL, I wish you all could have heard the speakers at the Growth Through Learning fundraiser in October. The village rejoices when a […]
October 26, 2017


Growth Through Learning, Inc (GTL) was founded in 1997 by Roger Whiting from Holden, MA, in the USA and his wife, Jeanne Lynch, to support bright […]
August 18, 2017

Unflagging Passion for Girls’ Education

“There is nothing as fulfilling in this life as providing service to fellow human beings, more especially to the needy.” Sister Salome Nambi Sister Salome Nambi […]
April 18, 2017

Why do we sponsor young girls and women’s education in East Africa?

Girls and women education is a strong priority and factor that determines world development. According to World Bank; 62 million girls globally of ages 6-15 are […]
February 14, 2017

The Girl Who Was Raised To Be Perfect.

Written by Mercy Kinyodah Sources: TedTalks, Reshma Saujani, World Bank Report 2015. As I watched Reshma Saujani’s Ted Talk, CEO Girls who Code a lot of […]