PEACE KARAMBA

Residential Director

Peace serves on the ground in Bridge2Rwanda’s Scholar Support team, overseeing the general well-being of Scholars in the gap-year program. As the Director of the dormitory, Peace ensures that Scholars develop themselves personally and socially while they focus on their rigorous academic pursuits. Prior to joining B2R, Peace was actively engaged in development projects in Kenya and Rwanda. She has more than 25 years of experience building capacity and serving as a counselor for vulnerable populations. Peace is passionate about mentoring young people and considers the B2R Scholars a part of her family. Peace is blessed with two grown daughters and two grown sons.

ABOUT PEACE

ONE THING I'VE LEARNED ?

I have learned to be patient in life and trust in God

BEST ADVICE I EVER GOT ?

Do not judge people

FAVORITE BOOK, MOVIE, OR PIECE OF ART ?

Favorite book: The Power of Hope by Don Clower

Favorite piece of art: I like pictures of my family, my kids and grandchildren. They bring joy to me when I look at them and reminisce on the hardship of raising them and the legacy I have through my grand children. 

SOMEONE I ADMIRE ?

Ghandi

SOMETHING I'M PASSIONATE ABOUT ?

I am passionate about Children and seeing them aspiring to be someone

SOMETHING MOST PEOPLE DON'T KNOW ?

I am the mother of four university graduates and have two grandchildren