The Child Brides: Send Them to School instead

 
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  • The Child Brides: Send Them to School instead posted a progress report
    Happy Thanksgiving
    By - Safeena Husain - Executive Director
    Dear Friends, On behalf of the entire team of Educate Girls I would like to thank each one of you for encouraging us in our journey to empower girls. We are diligently moving towards our goal to improve access and quality of education for children living in underserved communities in India and towards closing the gender...
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  • The Child Brides: Send Them to School instead has made updates to their project page.
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  • The Child Brides: Send Them to School instead posted a progress report
    How rural girl Leela became a girls' leader
    By - Nadine Haegeli - Communications Manager
    Don't miss a special opportunity to make a small donation with a big impact! On October 19th, it is GlobalGiving's LAST Bonus Day of the year! Starting at 12:01 am EDT, GlobalGiving will be matching all donations (up to $1,000 per donor, per project) at 30%. GlobalGiving has $100,000...
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  • The Child Brides: Send Them to School instead posted a progress report
    Spending a day with rural girl Timi
    By - Nadine Haegeli - Communications Manager
    Here's a sneak-peak into life of one of the many farmers' girls from the tribal belt in Rajasthan. Timi is an only child, her father suffers from a handicapped foot and is unable to work. Her mother leaves the village every day for a small town nearby where she carries out general level work to procure the family’s...
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  • The Child Brides: Send Them to School instead posted a progress report
    Becoming a School Girl instead of a Child Bride
    By - Nadine Haegeli - Communications Manager
    Every 5th girl in rural Rajasthan is married at the age of 15. Ponri was not only lucky, she was determined not to end as a child bride, but to fight for an education. Her story is an impressive journey of how to become a role model for girls. 58 million young women in developing countries – 1 in 3 – have...
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  • The Child Brides: Send Them to School instead posted a progress report
    FEGG is Educate Girls now.
    By - Safeena Husain - CEO
    Dear Friends, We have done it! Eventually the moment has arrived to tell you about some great news: Foundation to Educate Girls Globally is now simply Educate Girls. We are proud to introduce our brand new website Educategirls.in to you! Receive our updates outside the GlobalGiving community and sign up for our newsletter,...
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  • The Child Brides: Send Them to School instead has made updates to their project page.
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  • The Child Brides: Send Them to School instead has received 116 donations
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  • The Child Brides: Send Them to School instead posted a progress report
    The stunning impact of CLT on the quality of education
    By - Nadine Haegeli - Communications Manager
    We would like to share our latest program results with you. “Creative Learning and Teaching“ (CLT) techniques have proven crucial to improving quality of education, and we are very proud that the results display such a great impact. The introduction of child-centric CLT techniques into the teaching process is...
    • 3 years ago
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  • The Child Brides: Send Them to School instead posted a progress report
    Today is GlobalGiving Bonus Day!
    By - Safeena Husain - Founder and CEO
    Dear Friends, Today is GlobalGiving Bonus Day and we seek your special support! On 16th of March, GlobalGiving is matching at 30% all online donations made via credit card or paypal up to $1,000 per donor per project (report attached). In addition, GlobalGiving is offering a $1,000 bonus to the project that...
    • 3 years ago
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  • The Child Brides: Send Them to School instead posted a progress report
    FEGG Shortlisted For IDM - World Bank Competition!
    By - Safeena Husain - Executive Director
    Dear Friends, We are very happy to announce that FEGG has made it as a finalist in the India Development Marketplace (IDM 2011) competition. Our proposal to boost learning levels in Rajasthan has been shortlisted for the renowned long-term programme which is supported by the World Bank’s...
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  • The Child Brides: Send Them to School instead posted a progress report
    Foundation to Educate Girls Globally wins the EdelGive Social Innovation Honours 2011
    By - Nadine Haegeli - Communications Manager
    Foundation to Educate Girls Globally has been awarded with the EdelGive Social Innovation Honours (ESIH 2011) for its outstanding achievements in improving girls’ enrollment, retention and academic performance in government schools in Rajasthan.  EdelGive Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Edelweiss...
    • 3 years ago
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  • The Child Brides: Send Them to School instead posted a progress report
    Making a difference: Snapshot of our work in 2010
    By - Nadine Haegeli - Communications Manager
    Dear Friends, Thank you once again for your support which helps us educate more girls. At "Educate Girls" we work towards improving enrollment, retention and academic performance of girls in some of the most backward areas within India. We would like to take this opportunity to talk about our efforts and impact in 2010...
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    • Ravishankar C
      Ravishankar C Hi, the update was really excellent and motivating. Nothing beats knowing that your donation is being put to real use - efficiently, fast, and for the purpose it was meant. Please keep up the good show. Maybe it would be a good idea to also host a website with a list of beneficiaries, their thumbnail pictures, and brief... Read more »
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    • Safeena
      Safeena Dear Ravishankar C, thank you so much for your great feedback and input. We will definitely take your idea into account as we are currently working on our new website.
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  • The Child Brides: Send Them to School instead posted a progress report
    68% of girls in Rajasthan are married before 18.
    By - Safeena Husain - Executive Director
    Dear Friends, There was a small news item in the Times of India on Oct 31st, 2010. It said, 70% girls in India particularly in States like Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Bihar marry before 18 years of age. This is a staggering number and we know from our field experience that most of these girls are...
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  • The Child Brides: Send Them to School instead has made updates to their project page.
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  • The Child Brides: Send Them to School instead has made updates to their project page.
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  • The Child Brides: Send Them to School instead has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
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  • The Child Brides: Send Them to School instead has received 21 donations
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Educate Girls

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
http://www.educategirls.in

Project Leader

Safeena Husain

Executive Director
Mumbai, MH India

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