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Bernhoffman Care Foundation Empowers B.E.C.E. Candidates at Mentorship Summit in Elmina



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Bernhoffman Care Foundation Empowers B.E.C.E. Candidates at Mentorship Summit in Elmina

Date: 11 August 2023

Yesterday, the Bernhoffman Care Foundation hosted a transformative mentorship summit for Basic Education Certificate Examination (B.E.C.E) candidates in Elmina. The event, held at various local schools on August 12, 2023, intended to inspire, guide, and motivate young minds at the beginning of their academic journey.

During the summit, the foundation’s devoted team visited schools such as Bronyiba M/A, Elmina Methodist Junior High School (JHS), Elmina Catholic Girl’s JHS, and Dr. R.P Baffour Junior High School. Every interaction demonstrated the foundation’s commitment to fostering educational excellence and holistic development.

The presence of the esteemed Professor Jane Naana Opoku-Agyemang, Former Minister for Education who attended as a special guest, was a highlight of the day. Prof. Opoku-Agyemang imparted to the students priceless knowledge gleaned from his vast experience in academia and public service. Her message was unambiguous and resounding.

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The President of the Bernhoffman Care Foundation, Dr. Bernardette Naa Hoffman, amplified this empowering message. Dr. Hoffman’s impassioned speech inspired B.E.C.E. candidates to pursue their ambitions with unwavering commitment. She emphasized the significance of maintaining concentration on their goals, as these aspirations would ultimately determine their futures.

The introduction of the Bernhoffman Care Foundation’s skills training program was a notable announcement made by the foundation. Candidates who are awaiting their transition to senior high school will have the chance to participate in this enriching program. During this transitional period, the program is designed to equip them with practical skills and knowledge, fostering their overall development.

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The mentorship summit was not a one-time event, but rather a stepping stone to a brighter future for these ambitious young people. The Bernhoffman Care Foundation has once again demonstrated its dedication to promoting educational excellence, individual development, and community growth.

The mentorship summit held in Elmina by the Bernhoffman Care Foundation is a testament to the power of mentoring and inspiration. As these young minds continue to learn, develop, and pursue their dreams, the foundation will unquestionably have a far-reaching impact.