Change Lives with English Education

 
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  • Change Lives with English Education has made updates to their project page.
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  • Change Lives with English Education has received 1 donation
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  • Change Lives with English Education has received 2 donations
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    Hard work and success at EIM - thanks to you
    By - Emma Taylor - IDV Head of Media and Marketing
    It’s the middle of a busy exam season at the English in Mind (EIM) Institute! In September we administered over 100 Cambridge exams to students in our four highest levels. Many students passed on their first try, and others are working extra hard this month on revision classes to be successful during a...
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  • Change Lives with English Education has received 1 donation
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  • Change Lives with English Education has received 2 donations
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    Progress at EIM thanks to you!
    By - Emma Taylor - IDV Head of Media & Marketing
    Your on-going support of the English in Mind (EIM) Institute continues to change lives in Haiti. The school thrives because of your generosity – but you aren’t the only ones supporting EIM. A group of international supporters continue to travel to the school and help the Haitian staff and students. For this...
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  • Change Lives with English Education has received 2 donations
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  • Change Lives with English Education has received 2 donations
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    You've made Omega's dream a reality
    By - Emma Taylor - Head of Media and Marketing at IDV
    We’re delighted to report that the English in Mind Institute just keeps growing! Today, the school has 190 students. One of the school’s very first teachers is Omega. Omega learned English as a child, and, long before this project was posted on the internet, Omega realised that when he taught his friends and...
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    • irishnancy
      irishnancy Which day is it that donation is doubled, June 16 or the 25th? The email is confusing to me.
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    • Emmagem72
      Emmagem72 I'm so sorry about the error in the above newsletter! Donations will be doubled on June 25th. I've since corrected the mistake so the email should now be clear.
      • 7 months ago
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  • Change Lives with English Education has received 5 donations
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    Your Donations Matched by 50%
    By - Emma Taylor - Head of Media and Marketing at IDV
    Did you know that you’re not the only international support EIM receives? A few weeks ago a team of international volunteers traveled to the school to support EIM’s Haitian teachers. The volunteers help the advanced students perfect nuances like pronunciation and provide extra classes on topics students find...
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  • Change Lives with English Education has received 2 donations
    • 9 months ago
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    You've made Davidson's success possible
    By - Emma Taylor - Head of Media and Marketing at IDV
    First and foremost – thanks so much to everyone who gave on GlobalGiving’s most recent matching day! Your gifts on February 12th went 30% further to change the lives of 150 students at EIM. Your generosity is making so many success stories possible that we can barely keep up! We recently heard from a student...
    • 10 months ago
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  • Change Lives with English Education has received 2 donations
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    Give the gift of prosperity this Valentines Day
    By - Emma Taylor - Head of Media and Marketing at IDV
    2014 at HTDC is off to a fantastic start. New teacher Alex is settling in with his new class and his students say he’s a fantastic intermediate teacher. The New Year has also begun with new successes for EIM’s students. One story we particularly love is from a student named Eldie. Last year, Eldie found work as...
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  • Change Lives with English Education has received 4 donations
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    Your Life-Changing Holiday Gifts
    By - Emma Taylor - Head of Media and Marketing
    We’d like to extend a warm thank you for your generosity! Together, you’ve given a fantastic $1,080 this holiday season. Your generosity will not only keep the school open and keep students like Bengie learning, it has also allowed us to hire a new teacher! Long-time student Alex now has a job teaching our...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    Resolve to make 2014 a year of giving
    By - Emma Taylor - Head of Media and Marketing
    We hope you had a Merry Christmas and thanks so much to everyone who has set up recurring donations following our emails on the 20th! Today, we’re looking back on 2013. It’s been a fantastic year, with students like Bengie, Alex, and Nocky finding work to support their families. That means that, thanks to you,...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    Want to give a student a Merry Christmas?
    By - Emma Taylor - IDV Head of Media and Marketing
    Your support at EIM in 2013 has already made so many success stories possible. Donors right here on GlobalGiving funded Alex’s education. He joined EIM because he wanted to become a teacher, and because of your support that’s now exactly what he’s done. He now teaches English at a local school to both...
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  • Change Lives with English Education has received 19 donations
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  • Change Lives with English Education has made updates to their project page.
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    This Thanksgiving Bengie is thankful for you
    By - Emma Taylor - Head of Media and Marketing at IDV
    In 2013 you funded a year of education for Bengie so that she could support her son. We’re now delighted to report that the education you funded is paying off. Bengie has used her new language skills to find a job with a local non-profit that teaches English to at risk young women. Her new job pays a living wage and...
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    Our gift to you
    By - Emma Taylor - Head of Media and Marketing
    We’re delighted to announce that when you donate $15 or more to EIM, you’ll receive a beautiful, hand-made card. A former EIM student who is now using his artisan and language skills to earn a living makes the cards. That means that your gift not only helps support EIM, but helps a student make his living. Our...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    Look at what you've accomplished in 2013!
    By - Emma Taylor - IDV Head of Media and Marketing
    Thanks so much to everyone who took advantage of GlobalGiving’s most recent matching day. Your gifts on the 23rd were a third more valuable– and that has made all the difference for students like Louis. If you’re like us, you’re starting to think about the holiday season. The holidays are a time of...
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    • irishnancy
      irishnancy Great report. Anytime I can help someone out by donating to further their education, I'm happy to do it. Literacy is such an important part of our world.
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    • Emmagem72
      Emmagem72 We couldn't agree more. Thanks so much for your support!
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    Just $13.75 to Change Osnard's Life!
    By - Emma Taylor - Head of Media and Marketing
    Thanks to your generosity, the English in Mind Institute continues to change the lives of adults living in poverty in Port au Prince, Haiti. One of the unique features of EIM and English language skills in general is that students don’t even need to finish a multi-year course for their language skills to start...
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    Thanks for your Votes!
    By - Emma Taylor - IDV Director
    We’d like to extend a huge thank you to everyone who voted for our photo during GlobalGiving’s photo contest! While we didn’t win, we did finish well into the top half of the competition. Your show of support on Facebook was a real inspiration to our students. Many of them use Facebook, and saw the many...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    Help us win $1,000 for EIM!
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    Fantastic news! A photo of the English in Mind Institute (EIM) has been chosen as a finalist in GlobalGiving’s annual photo contest. The winning photo will receive $1,000 and your votes decide the winner! We love this photo because it wasn’t taken by a professional photographer. It wasn’t even posed. It...
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    Matching Success!
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    We wanted to write you today to thank you for your fantastic response to our call for donations on June 12th. With matching, $3,105 was donated in a single day! One of the most inspiring parts of our success on June 12th was that everyone who gave was a repeat donor to English education in Haiti. That means that, before we...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    Today only, it's 50% easier to help Claudia support her family
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    After our recent grant funding success, EIM has been thriving. We’re delighted to see the school making such great progress under Haitian leadership. In fact, we’re so pleased with the school’s progress that we’re hoping to expand in 2014. We’d love to have more students, an expanded networking...
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    Support a Mother at EIM this Mothers Day!
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    The classes at EIM continue growing strong, and we’re delighted to report that a US grant maker has come forward to provide $2400 toward the students’ orphanage teaching programme! With their help, EIM students will be able to keep practicing their teaching skills while teaching orphaned children English. The...
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    Fundraising Success!
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    It’s been a great spring for EIM! Not only is the school enjoying the fantastic support of donors like you, but a grant maker in the UK has donated $1600 to support the school! This additional support is a great boost for the teachers. Combined with the generosity of donors like you right here on GlobalGiving,...
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    Claudia Wants to say Thank You!
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    At the English in Mind Institute, every day is a day of learning and hope for students like Claudia. Claudia joined the school at the start of the 2013 school year and plans to use her English skills to become an IT technician in one of Port au Prince’s offices. On her first day of class, Claudia had a message for all...
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    A Valentines Day Full of Love!
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    We can’t believe it’s February already. If you’re like us, February means one thing – Valentines Day! Whether your single or in a relationship, Valentines Day is all about love and appreciating the people in our lives who support and encourage us. This Valentines Day, there are 150 students in Port...
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    A great start to 2013!
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    The 2013 school year is off to a fantastic start and EIM now has more than 160 students. We’re delighted to welcome this year’s newest teacher, Richardson, and this year’s trainee teacher, Jean Pierre Enock (or “Nocky” for short!). Thanks to your generosity, 160...
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    Need a Last Minute Gift?
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    We can’t believe it’s already the week before Christmas. If you haven't finished your shopping, there’s still plenty of time to find the perfect last minute gift while supporting students like Jean Louis Antoine. Antoine was in secondary school when the earthquake struck. He was trying to help others amid...
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  • Change Lives with English Education has received 9 donations
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  • Change Lives with English Education has made updates to their project page.
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    272 Potential New Students Need You!
    By - Emma - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    Last Sunday, the English in Mind Institute offered placement exams for anyone interested in joining the school. The response was enormous. 272 individuals arrived hoping for a spot in the English school. The response was so massive we had to split the placement exam into two sittings. Next week, existing students will sit...
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    Help us Expand the English Programme
    By - Emma - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    As the students prepare for their September exams, the English in Mind Institute is enjoying steady, sustained growth. Thanks to you, more than 140 students have been attending class and developing the skills they need to build a better tomorrow. Even more astoundingly, there are more than 450 individuals on our waiting...
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    A Little Fun with English
    By - Emma - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    First of all, thanks so much to everyone who gave on June 13th and had their donations matched by 50%! It’s thanks to donors like you that our students can stay in school and continue working to build a better tomorrow. Your generosity means that students like Berline, Wilkens, and Isma can keep working toward their...
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    All Donations Matched by 50% on Wednesday!
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    On Wednesday, June 13th, GlobalGiving will be matching all donations by 50%! This is a fantastic opportunity to keep the students learning and their teachers employed. Your donations keep books in students’ hands, provide teachers’ salaries, and ensure that students have the skills they need to find work...
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    Latest Successes!
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV
    Our Haitian led English programme continues to change lives, showing once again that together, volunteers and disaster survivors can bring about long-term, positive change. Recently, students who joined the school a little late took their exams, and once again, more than 70% of those who took the test advanced to the next...
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    Passing Exams and Finding Jobs
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    What a fantastic period of growth the English Programme has entered! Since our international volunteers departed in December 2011, the students have been passing their exams and two advanced students have already used their new English skills to find employment! This is an extraordinary achievement in such a short time, and...
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    Exam Success!
    By - Emma - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    Since EDV’s international volunteers left Haiti in December 2011, the English programme has been absolutely thriving. In late January, the students completed their first round of exams and the results speak for themselves. Of the 80 students who took the exam, 73 passed and will advance to the next level. These...
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Director
    As 2011 draws to a close, we can’t believe all that you’ve helped us achieve. With your support, we’ve been able to enroll 120 students in English classes. Much remains to be done, but thanks to your generosity, 120 Haitian students will be able to start 2012 with hope. As we approach Christmas, we hope...
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  • Change Lives with English Education has received 11 donations
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    Happy ThanksGiving from Haiti!
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    Just over a month has gone by since the extraordinary success of Global Giving’s match funding day on October 19th when you donated $2,262 in just one day. With your generosity, you’ve given students like Wilkens the chance to get an education and learn the skills he needs to build a better life. As Americans...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Change Lives with English Education posted a progress report
    Matching Success!
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Deputy Operations Director
    We’d like to thank each of you for donating on October 19th. Together, you donated $1740. With GlobalGiving matching, that’s a total of $2262 raised in just one day. That’s enough to keep the English Classes running for six weeks. Amazing! Your generosity will be life-changing for that the Haitian teachers...
    • 3 years ago
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Emma Taylor

Enderby, Licester United Kingdom

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