The Deng Ater foundation is a publicly registered, US based 501c3 non-profit organization that is registered as an indigenous Non Governmental Organization with the Government of Southern Sudan and the South Sudan Relief & Rehabilitation Commission.
Our mission is to provide the opportunity of an education to disadvantaged children by building sustainable primary and secondary schools throughout southern Sudan.
All donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law.
University Communications - UA News - AZ Public Media Wins Emmys
UA alumni start foundation to build schools In southern Sudan.
'At the 2009 Rocky Mountain Southwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Emmy Awards, Will Holst, a video communications manager in the UA Office of University Communications, earned two Emmy awards during the ceremony. “Schools for Sudan” won in the category of advanced media for public, current and community affairs.’
Posted: October 30, 2008
By: Will Holst
KVOA Tucson - Channel 4 News at 4 Report
Tucson Lost Boy gives back to his homeland.
Posted: August 19th, 2008
By: Anthony Cabrera
Emmanuel Jal Music: We Want Peace
Emmanuel Jal's call for Peace in Sudan and the whole world. Emmanuel Jal enlists support from A-listers from all walks of life in this groundbreaking music video. It features Alicia Keys, George Clooney, Peter Gabriel, The Elders (Kofi Annan, Jimmy Carter, Sir Richard Branson, Fernando H Cardoso). Directed by Anna Gabriel.
Posted: Feb 21, 2011
By: Emmanuel Jal
In Focus Sudan: Emmanuel Jal - War Child
Emmanuel Jal was once a child soldier in war-torn Sudan. Now he is making his name in Hip Hop. "War Child" chronicles Emmanuel's return to his homeland - and how he will use music to inspire peace in Sudan.
Posted: June 27, 2008
By: Pulitzer Center
CS Africa - Africa's Opportunity | A Call to Action
Coalition for a Sustainable Africa (CSAfrica) is a collaboration of non-profit organizations offering sustainable solutions for grass-roots initiatives to empower the people and communities of Africa. CS Africa promotes a healthier, culturally-rich world by advancing locally-led holistic solutions in Africa.