Community Initiatives Program

HYTES helps in East Africa

Calgary Herald
February 10, 2006

As of Feb. 7, Helping Youth Through Educational Scholarships (HYTES) has paid tuition fees for eight financially challenged and community minded youth in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. With the help of a volunteer in Kenya, HYTES also paid school fees for three secondary students in Nairobi, Kenya. HYTES wishes to thank all volunteers and donors for helping achieve way beyond what was expected in the first year of operations. For information visit

"Every cow in the European Union is subsidised by $2.50 a day. That is less than what 75% of Africans have to live on."
- Jessica Williams