Over the past three months, a number of updates from existing ventures help us see a common thread: training as a way to advance their different missions. Each team is demonstrating the power of their achievements through their focus on training. We have chosen to highlight their successes here:
A Friend Indeed
“A Friend Indeed” continues to work on tackling a deeply set sigma faced by single mothers. In a survey taken before the project, 100% of their community members indicated the belief that single mothers are useless to society. Here is how the team is working to combat these beliefs.
In the past three months through their training they have:
"Kind People" continues to tackle the issue of women's lack of access to land and property rights, an underlying cause of domestic physical and economic violence.
They have trained:
Education for the Young Girls
This venture seeks to empower young women by keeping them in school.In the past 3 months they report that they have:
While each ventures carries out a variety of beneficial training activities (and much more) they are also seeking out ways to become financially self-sustaining over the long-term. Your contribution helps bring each group one step closer toward that goal. We are so grateful to existing donors who have already supported these women. And to new donors who might be inspired to join, thank you so much as well.
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