Empower Maasai Girls in Kenya

 
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  • Empower Maasai Girls in Kenya posted a progress report
    End of Year News
    By - Zara Bott-Goins - Executive Director
    Dear Friends, Thanks to you, we have had an incredible year, reaching over 2,000 Maasai women, men, boys and girls through our Community Education Programs, in an effort to improve their lives and empower communities. I have just returned from an inspiring trip to Kenya where I visited students in their schools, attended...
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    End of Summer News!
    By - Zara Bott-Goins - Executive Director
    Thanks to your support, 2014 has been a successful year for MGEF. Our Life Skills and Elders and Mothers workshops have reached over 700 girls, boys, women, and men in 2014 alone! Since May, over 90 Maasai women have completed an intensive 3-day business training, resulting in the launch of 30 new businesses, in which they...
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  • Empower Maasai Girls in Kenya posted a progress report
    Spring Update 2014
    By - Zara Bott-Goins - Executive Director
    Dear Friends, 2014 has continued to be an eventful year for MGEF. We are thrilled to share that we have surpassed our goal of providing community education to 8,300 Maasai people in Kenya. MGEF has now reached over 8,537 Maasai women, men, boys, and girls! We do not, however, intend to stop there. As we continue to receive...
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  • Empower Maasai Girls in Kenya posted a progress report
    February 2014 Update
    By - Zara Bott-Goins - Executive Director
    Thank you for all of your support in 2013 and for continuing to be a part of our work in 2014! This has been a busy couple of months for MGEF. As a result of your support, to date, we have reached over 7,980 Maasai girls, boys, women, and men through our Community Education Programs. These numbers will continue to increase...
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  • Empower Maasai Girls in Kenya posted a progress report
    New Workshop Facilitators, Business Owners, and more!
    By - Zara Bott-Goins - Acting Executive Director
    Thanks to your support, we have reached 1,700 Maasai girls, boys, women and men through our Community Education Programs in 2013 alone! Here are just a few of the highlights from an incredible year in Kenya: Empowering a generation of Maasai womenIn August, 30 Maasai women completed an intensive 3-day business training,...
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  • Empower Maasai Girls in Kenya posted a progress report
    You Make It Possible
    By - Barbara Lee Shaw - President
    Thanks to your support, 2013 has already been a momentous year for MGEF. While continuing to offer our award-winning Community Education Program, we've expanded our Women's Business Training so that even more Maasai women have the opportunity to earn an income. Check out all the details below:   Community Education...
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  • Empower Maasai Girls in Kenya posted a progress report
    2012 Update from Kenya
    By - Barbara Lee Shaw - President
    Dear Friends, This has been a groundbreaking year for MGEF. In February, we launched the Mothers Workshop, an expansion of our highly successful Community Education Program, which has now reached over 6,000 girls, boys, women, and men. In 2012, we also awarded scholarships to eleven new students and saw the MGEF Alumni...
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  • Empower Maasai Girls in Kenya posted a progress report
    What We've Learned
    By - Barbara Lee Shaw - President
    Last month, MGEF staff traveled to Kenya and had the opportunity to attend Elders and Mothers Workshops. While in separate sessions, the men and women learned about the challenges their daughters face when pursuing an education, as well as the strategies they can use to help overcome these challenges.   One...
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  • Empower Maasai Girls in Kenya posted a progress report
    Building a Supportive Community
    By - Barbara Lee Shaw - President
    The past few months have been busy here at MGEF, and we're thrilled to share some updates! This month, MGEF became an official member of Girls Not Brides, a global coalition of organizations working to end child marriage around the world. We're honored to join this incredible partnership, powered by a group of...
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  • Empower Maasai Girls in Kenya posted a progress report
    Mothers Workshop Launched!
    By - Barbara Lee Shaw - President
    We have great news to share! This month MGEF launched the first-ever Mothers Workshop, a program that teaches Maasai women about the importance of educating girls and protecting them from FGM, early marriage, and teen pregnancy. Maasai girls have little opportunity to learn these vital skills when they need them most...
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  • Empower Maasai Girls in Kenya has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
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Zara Bott-Goins

Washington, DC United States

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