Starfish International: Educating and Empowering Girls in The Gambia, West Africa

Jan 23, 2013

Credit Starfish International Facebook

Murray State Graduate and former adjunct professor Yassin Sarr hails from The Gambia West Africa. She and her husband David Fox have, for the last 5 years, been working to empower Gambian girls through education.

Their organization, Starfish International, is working toward developing a comprehensive education program for girls from pre-school to graduate school. They are back in Murray for a visit. Yassin speaks with Chad Lampe about their work.

Starfish also has a facebook page.