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Elimisha Kakuma

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Founded by refugees and teachers in 2021, Elimisha Kakuma is a college preparatory educational program for high school graduates in Kakuma Refugee Camp in Kenya, Africa. Working with teachers, including former refugees and volunteers, students receive intensive academic instruction, SAT and TOEFL preparation, mentorship with current college students from across the globe, and guidance through the college application process. In addition to attaining skills to access higher education, EK alumni are committed to strengthening their communities through education and innovative programs.