The GlobalGirl Media team on location in Athens Learning the camera Editing Learning the camera

GLOBAL GIRL MEDIA

Org #3611
Vetted since 2010
2009
year founded
$62,824
raised on GlobalGiving
10
years fundraising
5
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

The existing gender gap in media, particularly new media, obstructs the ability of women and girls' to influence change at local and global levels. GlobalGirl Media develops the voice and media literacy of young women by teaching them to create and share digital journalism designed to incubate leadership and drive social change. We are on a mission to create a new ecosystem for journalism. We target girls, ages 14-22 in the adroit media and ethical skills they need, not only to fight for gender parity, but to restore dignity and democracy, and most critically, to amplify their voices. Through our award-wining training program, mentoring, and access to a worldwide network of media partner... read more

Project Leaders
Amie Williams
Amie Williams
Joanne Friedman
Joanne Friedman
Team
Amie Williams
Organization Information
4203 Jackson Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90232
United States
310-795-7182
Organization Information
4203 Jackson Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90232
United States
310-795-7182

Project Reports

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Jan 21, 2020
GLOBALGIRL MEDIA GREECE
BACKGROUND: The idea of this project came from GGM’s Executive Director, Amie Williams' own desire to start a program working with young refugee women. We chose Athens because it has one of the...
Aug 21, 2019
GGM FINISHES A SUCCESSFUL PROJECT IN NEW YORK CITY
On July 22, we started our digital media training academy, held in partnership with Glasswing, International. Eight young women from Burkina Faso, Dominican Republic, Chad and Mali spent the...
Jun 3, 2014
Food Forward Report June 2014
The GlobalGirls in L.A. have completed production of the FOOD FORWARD series and are still hard at work on other projects, writing blogs and attending screenings, gatherings and other...
 
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