After emigrating to the U.S. from Latvia at the age of 7, Boris Bulayev saw the value of an excellent education first-hand, attending high qu…  Read more

Growing up in Madagascar in a household of educators, Miora Randriambeloma understood the importance of education early on. But it wasn’t until she met co-founder Adrien Bouillot that she discovered how she’d bridge her background as a consultant with her passion for social impact. In 2015, Miora, Adrien, and a third co-founder, Nii Apa Abbey, founded Chalkboard Education, which aims to democratize learning by providing mobile learning solutions that work on all mobile devices – even without internet connection. Chalkboard partners with institutions and NGOs across the continent like International Cocoa Initiative and Jackson Educational Complex in Ghana to provide customized e-learning solutions.  Read more

“I used to send money via Western Union, but because of the high fees, I moved to WorldRemit . Now I can send money directly to Tigo mobile m…  Read more

“I want my daughter to go to university and study whatever subject she wants. I don’t want to decide for her, but I hope she does so that one…  Read more

“Remittances were very important for my own education. When I was little my dad passed away, so I depended on the money my sister sent back t…  Read more

‘I left Nigeria in 2009 to be with my wife who had relatives living in Australia. And although I haven’t been able to go back to see my famil…  Read more