Former nat'l coach Bassouare Diaby trains coaches Coaches for 14 Girls' Soccer at Thies Schools Seyni & Gaelle reunite in Morocco for Senegal game Thies High School Champions meet National Team!

Ladies' Turn

Org #12540
Vetted since 2012 Site Visit Verified
2009
year founded
$71,807
raised on GlobalGiving
9
years fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Ladies' Turn is working at the grassroots level, organizing football matches in the hearts of Senegalese neighborhoods, to give Senegalese girls and women their turn to play. While football is extremely popular in Senegal, it is considered a men's sport, meaning that most girls do not have an opportunity to play. Girls also face disparities in the educational system: while primary education for girls in Senegal has made significant gains, most girls never complete secondary school. To change this reality, Ladies' Turn aims to: i.) Expand opportunities for girls to play soccer. ii.) Promote girl's education and personal development. iii.) Promote gender equality through... read more

Projects (1)

 
Project Leaders
Jennifer Browning
Jennifer Browning
Jennifer Browning
Jennifer Browning
Team
Beth Packer
Organization Information
BP 28087
Yoff Ndeungagne
Dakar, Dakar 10500
Senegal
Organization Information
BP 28087
Yoff Ndeungagne
Dakar, Dakar 10500
Senegal

Project Reports

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Jun 6, 2022
Summer Soccer Time!
Summer Soccer Time! Ladies’ Turn is gearing up for the summer soccer in Thies! We had to delay our spring activities in schools because of a teacher strike. In May, we were able to get back out...
Jan 31, 2022
Reunited while Ladies' Turn Activities on Pause
Ladies’ Turn cancelled our activities for mid-summer and fall. Like many countries, Senegal experienced a wave of cases due to the Delta variant and then another wave because of Omicron. We are...
Sep 27, 2021
Girls' Soccer Continues in Senegal!
At Ladies’ Turn, we’ve been able to organize soccer activities this past spring and summer, in line with national guidelines. We don’t know where things are going with the pandemic,...
 
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