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Maasai Girls Education Fund

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The Maasai Girls Education Fund (MGEF) is a 501(c)(3) organization incorporated in the District of Columbia. We were founded in 2000 to increase the literacy, health, and economic well-being of Maasai women in Kenya. MGEF's goals are to increase enrollment of Maasai girls in Kenya, reduce the dropout rate, and support every student until they have the knowledge and skills to enter the workforce in Kenya. Our work involves a long-term commitment to each of our students. Our success is measured by how many scholarship students complete their education and are prepared for a job in Kenya. The Maasai Girls Education Fund (MGEF) works in Kenya's Kajiado, Loitokitok, and Ngong Distri... read more

Projects (1)

Empower Maasai Girls in Kenya
Kenya / Education
Project Leaders
Heather McKay
Heather McKay
Heather McKay
Organization Information
5800 MacArthur Blvd
Washington, DC 20016
United States
202 237 0535
Organization Information
5800 MacArthur Blvd
Washington, DC 20016
United States
202 237 0535

Project Reports

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Jun 9, 2020
Summer Update 2020
Dear Friends, MGEF started out 2020 by accepting seven new scholarship students, who were chosen by our new junior board members, all MGEF alumni, with input by the elder board...
Feb 14, 2020
MGEF End of Year Update
Dear Friends, What an incredible year it has been for the Maasai Girls Education Fund! December 2019 was full of celebrations of many new graduates from various stages of their education—six...
Nov 5, 2019
Fall Update
Hello friends, Back to School As fall arrives, I wanted to share with you some of my adventures from my most recent trip to Kenya in early September. I strategically planned this visit so that I would...
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