Empowering the future
of South Sudan

The people in South Sudan gained their independence as the world’s newest country on July 9, 2011. The initiatives within Empower Kids South Sudan are but several examples of how we can help these people begin to enjoy the many “fruits” in this 21st century.

Why South Sudan?

The stories about The Lost Boys of South Sudan are compelling. However, those stories are but a fraction of the realities of being South Sudanese that millions of men, women, and children have been facing since 1956 when war erupted between the North and the South.One of the many realities today in South Sudan: the total lack of any infra-structure (no electrical grid, no water, or sewer system). Another reality: the millions who have been displaced from their homes and villages— and still are to this day. Read the Story ›

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  • 1,600+

    1,600+ students' educations are now enriched by the electricity our solar panels generate every day at Nimule Model Secondary, Juba Girl's School, and Fulla Senior Secondary School

  • 13,000

    Our fresh water wells now impact over 13,000 families. The wells deliver in excess of 11,000 liters/hour in Nimule/Motoyo to 3,000+ families, 20,000 liters/hour at Nimule Hospital and 5,000+ families, and 15,000 liters/hour in Yambio, Nzara to 5,000+ families that previously had to carry water jugs from the river every day.

  • 20

    We have funded 20 very bright young men and women into Bridge2Rwanda to date and 100% have earned full scholarships to very prestigious colleges and universities in the USA.

Ed Eisele

What can we do to begin re-building South Sudan, in an effort to make an immediate difference for the men, women, and children whose mere hope is for a life that includes having some of the basics that we Americans sometimes take for granted?

Ed Eisele
Empower Kids South Sudan

Help Us Make a Difference

With your financial support, we will empower a new generation of young men and women in South Sudan, in an effort to help them improve their lives and communities. 100 cents of every dollar donated goes directly to the initiative of your choice.