Mariposa Center For Girls

 
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  • Mariposa Center For Girls posted a progress report
    Children's Library and Teaching Kitchen Inauguration with Julia Alvarez!
    By - Jessica Lawson - Cofounder
    Dear Friends, The past few months have been extremely busy at The Mariposa Center for Girls. In April we welcomed families, community leaders and members, and special out-of-town guests to officially inaugurate the Julia Alvarez Children's Library and the Minou Mirabal Teaching Kitchen. Acclaimed author, Julia Alvarez...
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  • Mariposa Center For Girls posted a progress report
    Our teaching kitchen is almost ready!
    By - Jessica Lawson - Co-Founder
    Dear Friends, We're excited to tell you more about the new space we have been working on at The Mariposa Center for Girls. Thanks to a generous sponsorship by the Garretson family and volunteers from Lawrence Academy, the Minou Mirabal teaching kitchen is almost ready! In March a group of enthusiastic volunteers from...
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  • Mariposa Center For Girls has made updates to their project page.
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  • Mariposa Center For Girls posted a progress report
    Healing Through Art
    By - Jessica Lawson - Co-Founder
    Dear Friends, We're very excited to tell you about an exciting new program that began this fall at The Mariposa Center for Girls. For the past four months, volunteer Johannil has been teaching theraputic art classes to all 120 girls. Art therapy is very different from traditional art instruction. Art therapy is...
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  • Mariposa Center For Girls has received 22 donations
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  • Mariposa Center For Girls has received 14 donations
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  • Mariposa Center For Girls posted a progress report
    The Snack Shack is Open for Business!
    By - Jessica Lawson - Co-Founder
    Dear friends, We're excited to tell you about a new addition to The Mariposa Center for Girls. The "Snack Shack" is a fully operating business, completely run by the Mariposa girls themselves! With the help of a dedicated group of students visiting from Lawrence Academy in Groton Massachusetts, this past spring we...
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    • mgale
      mgale Thanks for the report - keep up the great work!
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  • Mariposa Center For Girls has received 579 donations
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  • Mariposa Center For Girls posted a progress report
    We've got solar power!
    By - Jessica Lawson - Co-Founder
    Dear Friends, We are thrilled to report a major development at The Mariposa Center for Girls. Just last month, SunEdison (NYSE: SUNE), a leading provider of solar energy solutions and services donated an entire 9.9kW solar energy system to power our center! Thanks to you and our project partners at Soluz and SolarWave, who...
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    Mariposa Center for Girls Grand Opening Gala a Huge Success!
    By - Jessica Lawson - Co-Founder
    Dear Friends, The Inauguration Gala for the Mariposa Center for Girls was a huge success!  Final preparations were completed, performances were learned, and the center was transformed in preparation for this amazing event. All our Mariposa girls, young and old, played a role in this special event. Some put on...
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  • Mariposa Center For Girls posted a progress report
    Permaculture Gardening @ Mariposa Center for Girls
    By - Arianna Baseman - Associate Director
    Dear Friends, We are so excited to share news of our latest collaborative effort – a permaculture garden! In our last update, we shared news about the successful fundraising campaign we ran to renovate and open our swimming pool in time for summer camp.  Not only were our swim lessons fantastic, but they were...
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  • Mariposa Center For Girls has made updates to their project page.
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  • Mariposa Center For Girls posted a progress report
    A great summer at The Mariposa Center for Girls!
    By - Jessica Lawson - Co-Founder
    Dear Friends, Our 4th annual Girls Summer Leadership Program has just ended and we had an amazing few weeks. Our first summer on our very own land! In our last update in May, we were raising funds to get our pool open for swimming lessons in time for the summer. Well, we have great news! We were able to fund the project...
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  • Mariposa Center For Girls has received 875 donations
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  • Mariposa Center For Girls posted a progress report
    Spring update from The Mariposa Center for Girls!
    By - Jessica Lawson - Co-Founder
    Dear Friends, Things are moving along at The Mariposa Center for Girls. Since our last update we have completed the project of replacing our entire 900 square meter roof! It was a huge undertaking and the whole project took over two months and cost $25,000! Because of your generosity we were able to put a safe and...
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  • Mariposa Center For Girls posted a progress report
    We have moved into our new home!
    By - Jessica Lawson - Co-Founder, Associate Director
    Dear Friends, This year is off to a very busy start at The Mariposa DR Foundation. Because of your generosity in the Girl Effect Challenge, we raised enough money to move onto our new property! The girls, their families and more than 50 local and international volunteers have been hard at work cleaning, painting, moving,...
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  • Mariposa Center For Girls has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
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Jessica Lawson

Ithaca, New York United States

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