Ladies' Turn Documentary by Helene Harder Art of the Resistance Screening Poster in Paris Photo Credit- African Women Films Festival Dakar Screening. Photo Credit- @sauvallegenevieve

Ladies' Turn

Org #12540
Vetted since 2012 Site Visit Verified
2009
year founded
$40,940
raised on GlobalGiving
5
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
http://www.ladiesturn.org
Facebook Page
BP 28087
Yoff Ndeungagne
Dakar, Dakar 10500
Senegal

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 6661388885
Organization Information
http://www.ladiesturn.org
Facebook Page
BP 28087
Yoff Ndeungagne
Dakar, Dakar 10500
Senegal

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 6661388885

Project Reports

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Jun 4, 2018
Ladies' Turn Film Continues to Delight and Fight
While all this soccer playing is going on, the Ladies’ Turn documentary continues to reach new audiences and delight. The Ladies’ Turn film returned to Senegal in February for the Film...
Mar 5, 2018
Celebrating with the Premier League!
At Ladies’ Turn, it’s been a blast working with the Premier League and the British Council on their Premier Skills program! We celebrated the culmination of our partnership over a weekend...
Dec 4, 2017
Young Women Take Leadership and Soccer Back Home
The 24 young women who participated in trainings we wrote about in our June blog have been rocking it- bringing their leadership and coaching skills back to their communities. During the...
 
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