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Girls create a decorative Pa-O flag Girls gather by the amazing poinsettia tree Thandar with peers in her village, circa 2013 Thandar after follow-up meetingin 2018

Girl Determined

Org #13558
Vetted since 2012 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified
2010
year founded
$121,141
raised on GlobalGiving
6
years fundraising
0
projects funded

Mission

Girl Determined is a leadership project designed to assist girls ages 12-17 to avoid the pitfalls of trafficking, dangerous labor and other forms of violence, by facilitating girls' recognition of their personal and group potential. Because of our belief in girls as potential change-agents in their households, communities and nations, our program aims to increase girls' ability to make strategic life-decisions, generate choices and exercise bargaining power. This real empowerment creates opportunities for girls to better cope with their difficulties, envision alternatives and take leadership into their own hands. The underlying premise of Girl Determined work is that educating, ... read more

Projects (2)

Project Leaders
Brooke Z
Brooke Z
Aleta Phelps
Aleta Phelps
Team
Brooke Zobrist
Organization Information
77 Dhamazedi Road
Sanchaung Township
Yangon, Yangon 11111
Myanmar
959-545-001-5996

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #1565427388
Organization Information
77 Dhamazedi Road
Sanchaung Township
Yangon, Yangon 11111
Myanmar
959-545-001-5996

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #1565427388

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work.

Oct 21, 2019
Community Spotlight in Southern Shan State
One of our guiding principles is to be certain that our programming hews closely to the real needs of girls in the communities where we work.  As such, we check-in with girls regularly to hear...
Oct 21, 2019
Community Spotlight in Southern Shan State
One of our guiding principles is to be certain that our programming hews closely to the real needs of girls in the communities where we work.  As such, we check-in with girls regularly to hear...
Jul 26, 2019
How have girls changed?
In this project report, we would like to share with you about Thandar, a young woman from Myanmar’s central dry zone.  Thandar joined our program around five years ago, and she has remained...
 
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