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Children also learn to play traditional games Math and French classes prepare kids for school GMP's Summer Program helps prepare kids for school Grandmothers ensure girls a safer, brighter future

The Grandmother Project, Inc

Org #73811
Vetted since 2020 Top Ranked
2005
year founded
$25,142
raised on GlobalGiving
6
months fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Grandmother Project's mission is to promote the health, well-being and rights of women and children in developing countries through grandmother-inclusive and inter-generational programs that build on communities' cultural values and resources. To carry out our mission, we work on two levels: With Communities: we work directly with both rural and urban communities to develop, document and evaluate innovative approaches to social change. With Development Organizations: we build the capacity of other organizations, in Senegal and elsewhere in West Africa, to implement programs using our Change through Culture approach. Why Grandmothers? Because we want long-lasting change in African... read more

Project Leaders
Alyssa Rychtarik
Alyssa Rychtarik
Judi Aubel
Judi Aubel
Alyssa Rychtarik
Alyssa Rychtarik
Team
Judi Aubel
Organization Information
11 Magnolia Parkway
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
United States
+39 3343278558 in Italy
Organization Information
11 Magnolia Parkway
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
United States
+39 3343278558 in Italy

Project Reports

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Aug 17, 2020
Fatoumata loves math
Fatoumata loves math.  Unfortunately, like all children in the Vélingara area of southern Senegal, she has been out of school since mid-March and won’t return until November. ...
Aug 17, 2020
Grandmothers can help stop FGM
Due to the Coronavirus, schools in Velingara have been closed since mid-March and will not reopen until November. There are no distance learning opportunities, as most families do not even have a...
Jul 2, 2020
Fatoumata wants to go to school
Fatoumata just turned 9 and all she wants for her birthday is to go back to school so she can continue learning about her favorite subject: math. Because of COVID-19, since mid-March schools are...
 
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