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5th Annual Golf Outing

Posted on by Will Woolman

Join us! – Winagamie Golf Course

Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015
Check-in: 12 Noon
Shotgun Start: 1:00
Cocktails/Raffle: 5:30 PM
Dinner: 6:00PM

$80 per person includes:

18 holes of golf w/cart
Range balls for practice
Hole Events/Prizes
Cookout style dinner
2 Soda/Beer tickets

We are in need of golfers, so please share with friends & family!
For more information contact Denise at: dmcq61@new.rr.com 
OR
Egide at: enimubona@educateburundi.org
You can pay for the golf outing at the below

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Summer Host Families (Summer 2015)

Posted on by Burundi Education Fund

Are you being called to open your heart and home to a student from Burundi, Africa ?  Burundi High School
Students in USA is searching for one “SUMMER HOST FAMILY”  and additional  “HOST FAMILIES  for the 2015-
2016 school year.”  Host families change a child’s life forever; students who are hosted change a host family’s
life forever as well!
Host families are unique, selfless, faith-filled  families who believe there is always room for “one more” in their
home and in

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ANOTHER EXCITING FIRST! (Winter 2015)

Posted on by Burundi Education Fund

Our St. Francis Xavier High School students participated in an exciting “first time opportunity” as they traveled, not once but twice, to the WIAA State Basketball Tournaments to cheer on the Xavier girls’ and boys’ basketball teams to second place “March Madness” finishes! Two of the Burundian students found themselves making their television debut in the midst of all the excitement. Chadia, a member of Xavier’s Dance and Drill team, entertained spectators during half time while Jess, tucked inside the

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PLANNING FOR THE FUTURE (Spring 2015)

Posted on by Burundi Education Fund

Recently Olivier, Michee, Chadia, Didier and Marie had the opportunity to participate in their first post secondary school visit in the Fox Valley. The group traveled to St. Norbert College in West Depere to learn firsthand what an American college can offer its students. After a short overview presentation, an admission officer answered the students’ questions and then the group toured the campus.
The Burundian students are very much like American students as they contemplate and worry about “life after

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HOST A STUDENT THIS SUMMER!(Summer 2015)

Posted on by Burundi Education Fund

Summer is a time for fun and adventure. Why not think about hosting one of our wonderful students for a few days, a few weeks or perhaps for the entire summer?   This is a great opportunity to learn what it is like to enter into the HOST FAMILY WORLD!
Summer host families are not expected to “entertain” our students; families are simply asked to share your day to day family life with a student. While hosting we ask that you

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Burundi Education Fund is now on Smile.Amazon.com (Spring 2015)

Posted on by Will Woolman

Support our organization through Smile.Amazon.com.
Simply sign into Smile.Amazon.com using your normal Amazon login information and select Burundi Education Fund as your charity of choice.
Now when you shop at Amazon.com for your everyday needs, a portion of your purchase will be donated by Amazon.com to our organization.
Your everyday purchases will now be supporting children in Burundi, Africa at no additional cost to you!

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WOULD YOU OPEN YOUR HEART AND YOUR HOME TO A STUDENT FROM BURUNDI, AFRICA? (School YR 2015-16)

Posted on by Burundi Education Fund

The Burundi High School Students in USA program offers the opportunity for high academic
achieving students from Burundi, Africa to attend school for two or three years at Lourdes
Academy in Oshkosh or St. Francis Xavier High School in Appleton and earn a high school
diploma. These students come from one of the poorest countries in the world and the
hungriest country in the world (US News Today 2014).  Despite the extreme poverty in
Burundi, these students bring abundant joy

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HOST A STUDENT THIS SUMMER! (Summer 2015)

Posted on by Burundi Education Fund

Summer is a time for fun and adventure. Why not think about hosting one of our wonderful students for a few days, a few weeks or perhaps for the entire summer?   This is a great opportunity to learn what it is like to enter into the HOST FAMILY WORLD!
Summer host families are not expected to “entertain” our students; families are simply asked to share your day to day family life with a student. While hosting we ask that you

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