Everyone got a piece of ceremonial cake! Every graduate received menstrual pads Educate girls and fight poverty in Kenya Educate girls and fight poverty in Senegal

Women's Global Education Project

Org #982
Vetted since 2008 Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified
2003
year founded
$214,327
raised on GlobalGiving
10
years fundraising
0
projects funded

Mission

Women's Global Education Project was founded on the idea that everyone is entitled to an education, regardless of gender or economic status. We believe that universal education, gender equality and empowerment of women are critical to a society's development. Our mission is to provide access to education and develop training program that empower women and girls, particularly those in developing nations, to build better lives and foster equitable communities.

Projects (2)

Project Leaders
Amy Maglio
Amy Maglio
Lily Messih
Lily Messih
Team
Lily Messih, Amy Maglio, Adji Senghor, Aniceta Kiriga, Kirsten Turpel, Daniela Bovio
Organization Information
136 N Marion Street
Suite 201
Oak Park, IL 60301
United States
708 613 5260

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 2165488598
Organization Information
136 N Marion Street
Suite 201
Oak Park, IL 60301
United States
708 613 5260

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 2165488598

Project Reports

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Dec 20, 2018
What happens when an entire community gets together to celebrate the potential of young women?
Earlier this month, nearly 300 adolescent girls from rural Tharaka, Kenya graduated Women's Global Education Project's Alternative Rite of Passage program. The December 7th ceremony joyously welcomed...
Nov 21, 2018
WGEP's Girls' Leadership Program Has Kicked Off!
This year, WGEP is excited to partner with the U.S. Embassy in Senegal to create our third program, Our Sisters Lead! Emerging leaders among high school girls in Sokone will be empowered to become...
Oct 11, 2018
Survey Says: WGEP Literacy Impact In Kenya
Since 2016, Our Sisters Read (OSR) has brought storybooks and literacy activities to primary students across Tharaka, Kenya. The goal of the program is to build foundational reading skills and create...
 
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