Lalina’s Smile

Lalina is twenty two years old, has an almost six year old son, is an Anansi graduate who has been working for Anansi for one and one half years, and is one of the most remarkable young women I know in Ghana.  Most girls in Ghana suffer from self esteem problems.  Lalina is different.  She […]

Anansi Inter-Satellite Quiz

We recently received the following letter from Daniel Osei, Anansi Managing Director, about the first annual Anansi Inter-Satellite Quiz.  This is a new event, organized by the satellite managers, to motivate students and provide an opportunity for social and academic engagement during the summer months. ————- Hello Mama, Trust you are doing great as well […]

Matthew’s Report

Matthew Wilkinson is an amazing seventeen year old American high school student who is spending this school year in Ghana via the YES international exchange student program. Just recently Matthew’s family moved to Bellingham. He and the other five YES students in Ghana helped the Anansi staff with their home visits for their next year student selection. […]

2018 Auction For Sale Items

The following items will be for sale at the Anansi 14th Annual Auction to be held at the Mt. Baker Theater on May 12, 2018 beginning at 5:30 p.m.  To buy on line or for more information about these items contact roekathryn@gmail.com before May 10. Yacouba Dancing Figures These small brightly dressed and colored figures are […]

2018 Annual Meeting

I wish you all could have been at our Annual Anansi Meeting this year. It was the best we’ve ever had. Our thirty seven second and third year students were invited with thirty two of them in attendance plus an additional five American high school students. Those five Americans helped make our meeting special as […]

An October Anansi Update

We have all our new and old students settled in school. Forty returning students and thirty-six new students. Remember we are paying the same money for our returning students who still must pay school fees and tuition. Our new students have all received their chop boxes, trunks, mattresses, sheets, pillows, blankets, buckets and cutlasses. Right […]