Akilah students in Rwanda and Burundi are learning programming, systems, and business acumen: the skills needed for 21st century jobs.
Your attendance at the 5th Annual Metropolitan Safari makes it possible for more young women to study at Akilah and take part in the tech revolution that’s changing the continent.
Theresa Havell, Bruce Lev, Fran Pastore, Marylee & Michael Fairbanks,
Samantha Zinober, Sarah Palmer, Deirdre A. McGuinness, Anne Moretti,
Alaina Gurwitz, Lindsay Schuster, James Findlay, Erin Duvoisin,
Christian Martens, Sean Scanlin
Akilah will send a written acknowledgement of the good faith estimate of the value of any goods or services provided in relation to your contribution after the event.
Michele and Peter Faulkner
invite you to a special evening hosted by
PIX11 anchor and
Emmy award winner
to benefit Akilah
with Guest of Honor Mary Beech,
SVP & CMO of Kate Spade & Company,
Akilah alumna Nadine Niyitegeka,
recently featured in the Washington Post.
Featuring live music by the infamous DJ Kalkutta!
Bryant Park Grill
25 West 40th Street, New York
Thursday, October 16
Terra Incognita EcoTours Safari
An unforgettable nine-day journey through
Rwanda and Kenya, complete with safaris,
gorilla trekking, volcanoes, and more!
Kate Spade & Company Must-Haves
A collection including the New York Charles
Street Kenton, Jack Spade Slim Supply Brief,
and Kate Spade Saturday Large A Satchel,
plus special items from the new on purpose
line, made by Rwandan women and
supported by Akilah students!
To bid early, email Connor Martini.
Questions? Contact us!