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Ladies' Turn

Org #12540
Vetted since 2012 Site Visit Verified
2009
year founded
$49,054
raised on GlobalGiving
6
years fundraising
0
projects funded

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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May 31, 2019
Girls Rock Soccer After School in Thies, Senegal
The girls are rocking it in Thies! Ladies’ Turn organized 8 soccer clinics in April and and May 2019 for girls’ teams from 20 schools in the city and surrounding villages of Thies,...
Mar 4, 2019
Newly Minted Coaches for Girls' Teams in Thies!
Ladies’ Turn had a busy end of the year. From December 22, 2018 to January 1, 2019, Ladies’ Turn organized a training for 36 P.E. teachers from 20 high schools and middle schools in Thies,...
Dec 3, 2018
Ultimate Empowerment: Soccer + Knowing Your Rights
For a longtime, one of our top goals at Ladies’ Turn has been to increase our work in women’s leadership development and girls’ education- keys to achieving lasting change....
 
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