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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

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Jun 13, 2022
2022 Summer Update
Dear Friends,  The month of May was as busy as it gets at the MGEF-Kajiado office.  The office was teaming with students getting ready for their new school year.  Our...
Feb 11, 2022
Winter Update 2022
Dear Friends,  Student Update During the past few months, the Maasai Girls Education Fund has been busy supporting our roster of 52 primary, 44 secondary and 37 post-secondary students.  For...
Oct 12, 2021
Fall Update 2021
Dear friends, As the world continues to battle COVID-19, MGEF is very proud of our staff, volunteers and, of course, our steadfast scholars. They continue to show courage and resilience as they...
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