The Mwangaza Foundation was founded by Dr Williamson Oloo, who attained his primary and secondary school education in Kenya. He thereafter headed to the US, where he received his Bachelors, Masters, and Doctorate degrees. Dr Oloo is passionate about educating the young generation. He is currently a professor at a prestigious undergraduate institution in Maryland, USA. Dr Oloo established Mwangaza foundation in order to assist bright but poor students attain primary and secondary school education, and by doing so, ultimately impact the livelihood of several families in the Kenyan society.