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Women's Global Education Project

Org #982
Vetted since 2008 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified
2003
year founded
$234,946
raised on GlobalGiving
12
years fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

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
Harriet Spears
Harriet Spears
Team
Lily Messih, Amy Maglio, Aniceta Kiriga, Daniela Bovio, Harriet Spears
Organization Information
136 N Marion Street
Suite 201
Oak Park, IL 60301
United States
708 613 5260
Organization Information
136 N Marion Street
Suite 201
Oak Park, IL 60301
United States
708 613 5260

Project Reports

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Nov 24, 2020
Young Women Leading the Way in Senegal
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues around the world, young women in Women’s Global Education Project’s leadership program, Our Sisters Lead, are creating new ways to support and protect...
Oct 21, 2020
Scholar Spotlight: Cynthia
Cynthia, a Women's Global Education Project scholar in rural Kenya, recently wrote and performed an original spoken word poem about the impact her education has had on her life. You can watch the full...
Oct 7, 2020
Why give globally?
Last month, New York Times columnist and bestselling author, Nicholas Kristof, joined WGEP board member Mariam Huss for a virtual conversation on the importance of girls' education through...
 
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