Leer es Poder

 
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  • Leer es Poder has received 1 donation
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    Help us transform lives through literacy
    By - Jessica Osorio - Member, Board of Directors
    Dear Friends, Imagine not being able to write your name or to read a newspaper. Now imagine how your life would change if you learned to read and write. MuJER serves sex workers in Guatemala City by offering basic literacy courses. For many this is the first time they have been able to study. For others this is a second...
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  • Leer es Poder posted a progress report
    Scholarships Transform Lives
    By - Jessica Osorio - Member, Board of Directors
    MuJER supports the dreams of each woman that comes to our Empowerment Center, by offering a variety of educational opportunities. Our flagship program, Reading is Power - Leer es Poder, offers literacy courses that are critical to building self-esteem in the women and for the success of our programs. As women advance...
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    • 9 months ago
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  • Leer es Poder posted a progress report
    Love is Listening
    By - Lydia Sorensen - GlobalGiving In The Field Representative
    "What is Love?" It's February 13th (the day before Valentine's day) and Flor de María Peña (the executive director) is leading a workshop for the women about love. They all sit in chairs, some with babies, one balancing an embroidery hoop on her knee as she works diligently away, and discuss the meaning of...
    • 10 months ago
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    MuJER is helping women complete high school
    By - Jessica Osorio - Member, Board of Directors
    Since 2005 MuJER has helped tens of women improve their literacy through our Leer es Poder (Reading is Power) program. As women have progressed through our vocational programs, more women have become interested in enrolling in high school. To meet this demand, the organization offers $50 scholarships per semester to cover...
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  • Leer es Poder has received 3 donations
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  • Leer es Poder has received 15 donations
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    Self-Empowerment through Literacy
    By - Jessica Osorio - Member, Board of Directors
    Dear Friends, Imagine not being able to write your name or to read a newspaper.   Now imagine how your life would change if you learned to read and write. MuJER started with the basic idea that every woman deserves the opportunity to learn to read and write. Since 2005, MuJER has served sex workers in Guatemala City by...
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    MuJER Keeps Growing!
    By - Jessica Osorio - Member, Board of Directors
    Dear Friends and Supporters, We have lots of developments to report. The women MuJER serves have been making big strides in their education. Alondra recently became our first client to complete high school! She has also completed a course in culinary arts. Because of this achievement, she has become an inspiration to many...
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    Happy Holidays!
    By - Jodi Finkel - President, MuJER Board of Directors
    We at MuJER, the organization that you supported via Global Giving, want to wish you a happy holiday season and new year.  We also want to take the time to thank you for all your support in 2012. As you are aware, MuJER (Women for Justice, Education and Awareness) is a nonprofit in Guatemala that empowers women through...
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  • Leer es Poder has received 95 donations
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    Thank you
    By - Tania Torres - MuJER Board of Directors
    I want to take a moment to just say thank you. I can't say that enough. Founded in 2005, MuJER has gone from serving one student to now reaching more than 300 women per year and we couldn't have done it without your help. In July, MuJER and founder Ana Moraga were recognized by the White House for their efforts toward the...
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  • Leer es Poder has made updates to their project page.
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  • Leer es Poder posted a progress report
    MuJER Founder Honored By The White House
    By - Tania Torres - MuJER Board of Directors
    On July 27, the White House, along with the U.S. State Department and U.S. AID, honored MuJER founder, Ana Moraga, as someone who has exemplified extraordinary successes and efforts toward the development of – and diplomacy with – their countries or communities of origin. “The nine...
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    MuJER receives $25,000 from OAK Foundation!
    By - Tania Torres - MuJER Board of Directors
    Dear Friends, We are delighted to announce that the OAK Foundation has awarded MuJER a $25,000 grant. The OAK Foundation's Issues Affecting Women Program seeks to contribute to a world in which women have the rights, capacity and opportunity to experience safety from violence and to enjoy their full and equal human rights....
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  • Leer es Poder posted a progress report
    Thank You for Your Donation!
    By - Jodi Finkel, Tania Torres, and Hugo Torres - MuJER Board of Directors
    Thank you to everyone who helped us reach our goal of $4,000! Your generous contribution will go to MuJER's Leer es Poder project which offers women working in Guatemala City's red light districts with free literacy and K-6th grade level classes. Our Leer es Poder project was the first outreach program offered by...
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  • Leer es Poder has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
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Organization

MuJER

Los Angeles, California, United States
http://www.mujerguatemala.org

Project Leader

Jessica Osorio

Sacramento, California United States

Where is this project located?

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