Girl Effect Fund

 
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Mar 4, 2013

Meet the New Girl Effect Fund Recipients!

Heshima Kenya, a 2012 Girl Effect Challenge Winner
Heshima Kenya, a 2012 Girl Effect Challenge Winner

Dear Girl Champs,

We are excited to introduce you to this year’s Girl Effect Fund recipients featured on GlobalGiving!  We have a fantastic group of twelve innovative programs working to empower adolescent girls living in poverty in various ways, ranging from health and education, to vocational training, and the fight against sex trafficking.  We’ll continue to update you on their progress and work throughout 2013, but first let us introduce you to them!

A Ban Against Neglect (ABAN)’s “Empower Marginalized Young Women in Ghana

Days for Girls International’s “Empower African Girl with Hygiene and Education

Girl Determined’s “Help Put Girls at the Forefront of Change in Burma

Global Interfaith Partnership’s “Equip Rural Kenyan Girls to GET UP Out of Poverty

Heshima Kenya’s “Education and Empowerment for Refugee Girls

Project Education South Sudan’s “Unleash the Leaders: 400 Girls in South Sudan

Senhoa Foundation’s “Empower Girls Rescued from Sex Slavery in Cambodia

Social Development International’s “Empower Teen Mothers Through Education in Cameroon

The Mariposa DR Foundation’s “Mariposa Center for Girls

The Shanti Uganda Society’s  “Teen Girls Health & Empowerment in Uganda

The SOLD Project’s “The Freedom Project: Prevention Through Education

Zimkids Orphan Trust’s “Building the Futures of 100 Zimbabwean Girls


Congratulations to these organizations and please join us in welcoming them to the Girl Effect Fund! The clock is ticking for 250 million adolescent girls living in poverty, and these incredible organizations are helping girls realize their potential to unleash a ripple effect of change – not only for her, but for her family, her community, and the world.

Comments:
  • Miriam E
    Miriam E Thanks for the update--what a great collection of organizations chosen for this year's Girl Effect Fund!
    • 1 year ago
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Marisa Glassman

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