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Ladies' Turn

Org #12540
Vetted since 2012 Site Visit Verified
2009
year founded
$56,106
raised on GlobalGiving
7
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
Team
Beth Packer
Organization Information
BP 28087
Yoff Ndeungagne
Dakar, Dakar 10500
Senegal

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #6661388885
Organization Information
BP 28087
Yoff Ndeungagne
Dakar, Dakar 10500
Senegal

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #6661388885

Project Reports

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Mar 13, 2020
The girls keep getting better...
We’ve had a fun winter of soccer in Senegal! From October to December 2019, Ladies’ Turn organized Saturday soccer clinics for girls’ teams at 20 schools in Thies, Senegal....
Dec 5, 2019
All the Way to the Top of FIFA and Back
The momentum for women's soccer in Africa continues to build! Last month, Seyni, our Ladies’ Turn President, was invited to Egypt to participate in FIFA talks about how to develop women’s...
Sep 4, 2019
Ladies' Turn and the Ladies' World Cup
The Women’s World Cup brought us an incredible month of women’s soccer. Let’s take a minute to reminisce and smile about it all again. It was a watershed moment for women’s...
 
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