Learning and growing

Our literacy teacher Sangla teaching our kids

Our award winning literacy program is going strong and our new classes started in April in Bossan. We are pleased to have a new teacher Mme Sangla Senatus. Because of high demand for a spot in the classes we have had to separate the kids to have classes for the younger kids and the older […]

Introducing our New Impact Director!

Dear GOALS family, As you know, we’ve had some big leadership changes in the past few months. Jolinda did an amazing job recruiting a one-of-a-kind Country Director, James, before she stepped down as Executive Director in December (see “Celebrating Jolinda”). For the Board of Directors, knowing that Jolinda was stepping down was daunting. She is irreplaceable, […]

Celebrating Jolinda

5.Kona and Jolinda - Copy

Leadership transitions are always tough for young organizations—and especially so when the outgoing leaders are as strong, caring, and irreplaceable as Jolinda Hackett. Jolinda joined GOALS back in January 2012, and two years later, she became our second-ever Executive Director. Three years later, Jolinda’s term as Executive Director has ended, and we owe her an […]