Kenya Students in Diaspora (KESID) Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization registered in the United States of America.
This organization was established to advance the academic success and career growth of Kenyan students living in the United States, USA.
KESID’s mission is to empower students to expand their horizons as global professionals and community change agents. Through mentoring, cross-cultural training, networking, scholarship empowerment, scholarship, service learning, and community engagement, students are empowered to become future leaders who will change communities at the local, national and international levels.
Students will be empowered and equipped to achieve their academic and professional goals and contribute to a global and diverse workplace.
To empower Kenyan and Kenyan American students to expand their horizons as global professionals and community change agents.
Providing mentorship, advisement, career coaching, and scholarship support
Spearheading cross-cultural training to promote acculturation, global connections and study abroad
Providing scholarship support for research collaborations, study abroad, service learning and community engagement
Facilitating workshops, symposiums, local and international collaborative academic trips and conferences
The activities provided include and are not limited to mentoring, providing basic emergency needs for students, facilitating students to travel and participate in educational conferences, community service and service-learning activities, and summer study abroad projects in Kenya.
Your kind sponsorship/donations will help students with the above activities.
Ambassador of the Republic of Kenya to the United States of America
Principal Secretary, State Department for University Education and Research, Kenya
Vice-Chancellor, South Eastern Kenya University
Director University Education at Ministry of Education, State Department of University Education and Research - Kenya
Chief Executive Officer & Board Secretary at Higher Education Loans Board (HELB)
MBA, JD Principal, Managing Partner The Opande Law Firm
LPSC4. Counseling Faculty, Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, Arizona Coordinator & Multilingual Advocate., Nisaa African Family Services Commissioner. Iowa City Ad Hoc Truth & Reconciliation
Department of Computer Information Systems, North Carolina Central University
DEI Education Consultant | Keynote Speaker | Leadership Coach | Award-Winning Immigrant RN | Financial Education
MA, LPC, NCC-Counselor Ph.D Student, Andrews University · Department of Teaching, Learning and Curriculum
Professor, CEO & Founder of KESID
CFO of KESID Engineer at Cummins Inc. Indianapolis, IN
Professor in the Accounting department, North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University
Sustainable Technology - InspireHER - STEM Mentoring Program - Rural Digital Inclusion - Girls Education Empowerment - Black Women in Tech - International Learning Exchange.
Chief Pathologist and Medical Director of the Iredell Memorial Hospital Laboratory.
Program Manager at AMETHYST CONSULTING & TREATMENT SOLUTIONS, PLLC
Chair & Associate Professor of Chemistry at Oakwood University
Chief Executive Officer The Kenya Universities and Colleges Central Placement Service (KUCCPS)
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