Africa

25 Members of the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders Visit the Williamsburg ReStore

25 Members of the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders Visit the Williamsburg ReStore

What a great honor and privilege it was to have 25 members of the Mandela Washington Fellowship of Young African Leaders visit us at the Habitat for Humanity ReStore in Williamsburg. This is the fourth year that William & Mary and its partner in the Presidential Precinct has been selected to host this group.

One Thousand Mandela Washington Fellows, between the ages of 25-35 are being hosted at higher education institutions across the U.S this summer through the U.S State Department's Young African Leaders Initiative. Fifty-one fellows are identified as having a disability, and 50% of the fellows are women. All have established records of accomplishment in promoting innovation...

37°