Wemimo Abbey

Wemimo Abbey

 

Abbey Wemimo is the founder and CEO of Clean Water for Everyone (CWFE), an organization that provides access to clean and affordable water supply in developing nations by working with local people and organizations to achieve positive and measured social, economic, and environmental impacts. CWFE has provided access to clean water for over 48,000 people, built/renovated 12 toilet facilities, and awarded 51 scholarships (60% to girls) in Ghana, Nepal, and Nigeria. Abbey is a fervent advocate of education and believes it should be the paramount investment in any child’s life as it empowers and expands the intellectual frame of reference. He envisions a prosperous future for Africa led by a new generation of educated, empowered, and ethical leaders. Abbey graduated with distinction (Magna Cum Laude) and holds a Bachelor's of Science degree in Business Management from the University of Minnesota Crookston. He is currently enrolled in a Master of Public Administration and Non-Profit Management with International Public Finance focus at New York University’s Robert F. Wager School of Public Service.