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The ACCES Scholarship Selection Process

As Koffi Annan once said, “Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.” These have been the foundational principles of ACCES. ACCES serves a...

Daniel Opiero

Thank you for providing young, Kenyan scholars with a pathway to a better future. All donations benefit our scholars and are greatly appreciated. Monthly contributions give the added benefit of enabling long-term planning that determines the number of post-secondary...

Donors Make the Difference

Why I Donate to ACCES – It has been both a pleasure and very gratifying to support ACCES Kenya with monthly donations. Knowing that our donations have sponsored scholarships for students to pursue educational goals is important to us....

It’s Time to Meet Anne!

Attending university was a dream come true, but she could not afford the tuition and fees.Anne Khalemesi is a grateful ACCES scholarship recipient and graduate. She graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce from Kibabii University in December 2019....

My Story: by Esther Ayuma Imbega

Working towards an ACCES scholarship provides hope to many young women who struggle with poverty in Kenya. Esther Ayuma was born into a family of six in Kakamega County, Central Kabras, on March 27th, 1999. Her father and mother...

My Story: by Tom Oguro

Tom Oguro will graduate from Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology in June 2021 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce I am Wanjala Tom Oguro, the son of Albert Ojiambo and Sifirosa Sere. I was born on July...

News for Donors

Announcement We are happy to share an important staffing change to the leadership of ACCES following the departure of Dale Albertson as the Executive Director. On behalf of the ACCES Board, I want to thank Dale for his important...

Mid-Summer Holiday Issue

Dear Friend of ACCES, Here in Canada we’re heading into a holiday long weekend, with many of us planning outdoor activities and camping, even with some COVID-19 protocols remaining in place including the ban on gatherings of more than 50,...

Summer Update

Dear Friend of ACCES,As we approach the warmer days of mid-summer, with a tentative, gradual easing of the restrictions and lockdowns underway here in Canada, our Kenyan students are now in the winter rains. Even though easing of some conditions...