Shoes for Haitian Girls

 
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  • Shoes for Haitian Girls has been marked as funded. They raised a total of $3,540 from an original funding goal of $3,500!
    • 1 year ago
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  • Shoes for Haitian Girls has received 39 donations
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  • Shoes for Haitian Girls has made updates to their project page.
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  • Shoes for Haitian Girls posted a progress report
    Update from Saturday Workshops for Young Girls
    By - Elizabeth Droggitis - MADRE Staff Member
    KOFAVIV, MADRE’s sister organization in Haiti, firmly believes in equipping the women they serve with the information they need to reclaim, exercise, and advocate for their rights. And this is no different for the young girls who participate in their Saturday workshops. In addition to trauma counseling, skills...
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  • Shoes for Haitian Girls has made updates to their project page.
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  • Shoes for Haitian Girls posted a progress report
    Girls at the KOFAVIV Center Learn to Regain Trust
    By - Elizabeth Droggitis - MADRE Staff Member
    In our last update, we shared stories of survival from young girls who attend KOFAVIV’s Saturday workshops. Every Saturday, Espas Timoun (Children’s Space) continues to host day-long workshops for young women between the ages of 15 and 22, many of whom are survivors of sexual violence. At the workshops, the...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Shoes for Haitian Girls posted a progress report
    Hear Their Stories of Survival
    By - Elizabeth Droggitis - MADRE Staff Member
    It’s been three years since the devastating earthquake in Haiti, but what only lasted seconds has continued to reverberate for young girls there. Many were orphaned by the disaster and left to fend for themselves in the dangerous, overcrowded camps. Vulnerable, hungry and alone, many were forced into survival sex...
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  • Shoes for Haitian Girls has made updates to their project page.
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  • Shoes for Haitian Girls posted a progress report
    Photo update from the Saturday Workshops!
    By - Elizabeth Droggitis - MADRE Staff Member
    Since our last update, KOFAVIV has been busy with their Saturday workshops for young girls. The sessions continue to have success in building the girls’ confidence and self-esteem as well as teaching them important income-generating skills, such as jewelry-making and hairdressing. I wanted to share some photos and...
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  • Shoes for Haitian Girls has received 46 donations
    • 2 years ago
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  • Shoes for Haitian Girls posted a progress report
    Update: Saturday Workshop for Girls
    By - Elizabeth Droggitis - MADRE Staff Member
    In our last update, we shared with you that KOFAVIV launched Saturday workshops for young teenage girls at risk of sexual exploitation. MADRE Program Coordinator Sahita Pierre-Antoine was recently in Haiti visiting our sisters at KOFAVIV. She brought back this update from the Saturday workshops that we’d like to share...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Shoes for Haitian Girls posted a progress report
    Update from the Field
    By - Elizabeth Droggitis - MADRE staff member
    Last month, MADRE Program Coordinator Sahita Pierre-Antoine was in Haiti, visiting our sisters at KOFAVIV. She spoke with Malya Villard-Appolon, co-founder of KOFAVIV, about the Shoes for Haitian Girls project. We’d like to share those updates with you now: KOFAVIV’s latest shoe distribution coincided with...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Shoes for Haitian Girls posted a progress report
    Shoes and Shared Names
    By - Diana Duarte - Communications Director
    MADRE staff member Diana Duarte shares a fond memory from her visit to KOFAVIV. Last summer, I traveled with MADRE staff to Port-au-Prince, Haiti. We brought with us donations of shoes for our sister organization KOFAVIV, who distribute them to young girls living in the tent cities. My trip was filled with inspiring...
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  • Shoes for Haitian Girls has made updates to their project page.
    • 2 years ago
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  • Shoes for Haitian Girls posted a progress report
    Over 5,000 Pairs of Shoes for Haitian Girls!
    By - Erica Hellerstein - Project Leader
    In March, KOFAVIV, MADRE’s local sister organization in Haiti, received more than 5,000 pairs of shoes through donations collected from Soles4Souls. KOFAVIV has started distributing shoes to women and their families who live in the displacement camps and impoverished neighborhoods of Port-au-Prince. The women and...
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  • Shoes for Haitian Girls has received 17 donations
    • 3 years ago
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  • Shoes for Haitian Girls posted a progress report
    Shoe Shout-Out: MADRE's Project Makes News!
    By - Erica Hellerstein - Project Leader
    Soles4Souls, an organization that collects and provides shoes for people living in extreme poverty and survivors of natural disasters, recently mentioned MADRE’s Shoes for Haitian Girls project on their blog! Their post highlights the recent distribution of over 530 pairs of shoes given to girls through MADRE’s...
    • 3 years ago
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    Planet Patrol/i-fink We're doing our best to raise some money for you before Christmas. Immie & Freya x
    • 3 years ago
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  • Shoes for Haitian Girls posted a progress report
    Photo Update from Haiti
    By - Erica Hellerstein - Project Leader
    MADRE staff members recently visited Haiti to bring shoe donations to a group of community organizers with KOFAVIV, MADRE's Haitian sister organization- and we'd like to share some of our photos with you! Photo Credit: MADRE Country Overview: Haiti MADRE Partner: KOFAVIV MADRE Projects Shoes for Haitian...
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  • Shoes for Haitian Girls has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
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Yifat Susskind

New York, New York United States

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