Hunter Smith, a loyal and strong supporter of Arise Africa, passed away in April of 2016. He came on several mission trips with Arise and Kershaw’s Challenge, and from the moment his feet hit the dirt of Lusaka, it’s safe to say that his life was forever changed. Hunter sponsored several children through Arise and was always very involved with the organization.
With the help of the Smith Family and Kershaw’s Challenge, the Hunter Smith Scholarship was established in 2016.
The scholarship has one goal in mind: to send someone to Zambia with Arise Africa every year in Hunter’s honor. We know how much he loved Zambia and feel that the most fitting celebration of him is to SEND and GO back to Africa every single year.