gift card reading 'Spread Joy' Looking for holiday gifts? Give the gift of giving with a GlobalGiving gift card! Shop Gift Cards
 Education  India Project #11661

Help Girls Develop Confidence with a Bicycle

A microproject by CARE Vetted since 2009
Help Girls Develop Confidence with a Bicycle


For the 100 girls at an Udaan school in Mewat, Haryana province in India, getting an education is a dream come true. Facing tremendous cultural challenges, these girls are learning and becoming more confident. But most of them are not encouraged to play and participate in sports outside of school. Your support will provide a bicycle for girls and provide every day oppurtunities for girls to learn cycling.

total raised
monthly donors


As the 2012 London Olympics showed the world, women and sports are a great combination! The girls would like a bicycle for their school to build agility and sportsmanship. And memories.


Providing girls to access to sport and cycling cultivates leadership skills, team spirit and confidence. It helps to combat the existing stereotype that girls cannot play.

Long-Term Impact

Girls who are provided with an opportunity to participate in sports develop better self-esteem and self-confidence.

Organization Information


Location: Atlanta, GA - USA
Facebook: Facebook Page
Twitter: @CARE
Project Leader:
Paul Towne
Senior Director for Strategic Partnerships and Alliances
San Francisco, CA United States

Funded Project!

Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

Still want to help?

Support another project run by CARE that needs your help, such as:

Find a Project

Learn more about GlobalGiving

Teenage Science Students
Vetting +
Due Diligence


Woman Holding a Gift Card
Gift Cards

Young Girl with a Bicycle

Sign up for the GlobalGiving Newsletter

WARNING: Javascript is currently disabled or is not available in your browser. GlobalGiving makes extensive use of Javascript and will not function properly with Javascript disabled. Please enable Javascript and refresh this page.