Shaping and Educating African Leaders
In the year of Nelson Mandela’s 100th anniversary, ICV, in partnership with the Africa Rising Foundation, is pleased to announce the launch of The Africa Rising Fund to support the “100 Mandelas” project, which will celebrate, elevate and extend the legacy and example left by Nelson Mandela. Together, we can empower the underserved youth of Africa to become productive citizens of African communities by overcoming educational and economical challenges.



Achieving the SDGs

The Africa Rising Fund will achieve the Sustainable Development Goals through programming, coursework, partnerships and development, with measurable outcomes.





““Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”

 – Nelson Mandela