Ekumi Bogyano, Ghana

Enock has an inspiring journey with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Ghana, where he discovered his passion for engineering and problem solving. Coming from a challenging background, Enock often struggled with finding motivation to go to school. Since joining the Club, Enock’s creativity and innovation have been discovered. Club leaders encouraged him to pursue his interests and he is now known as an innovative inventor around the Club. He manufactured a cassava grinder that streamlines the process for making fufu, a staple in Ghanian cuisine, that has been widely used and celebrated by community members. Enock has also built a bluetooth speaker and created a children’s Ludu game. Through his inventions, Enock has found confidence in himself and his abilities and inspires other youth to work towards their dreams. Enock also serves as a coach for other youth who are learning about engineering and shares his story on the radio to reach more communities. Enock is now a leader in the Boys & Girls Clubs of Ghana and is a 2022 Promise Awards Finalist. Learn more about Boys and Girls Clubs of Ghana: https://www.facebook.com/people/Boys-and-Girls-Club-of-Ghana/100066580243777/