Education and Empowerment for Refugee Girls

by Heshima Kenya

Project Video

Education and Empowerment for Refugee Girls

Education and Empowerment for Refugee Girls
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Education and Empowerment for Refugee Girls

Education and Empowerment for Refugee Girls
Girls enrolled in the Children's Empowerment Project discuss issues concerning their lives (view small | med | large | orig)

Tailoring Class

Tailoring Class
18 year old Amina from Ethiopia learning to sew during tailoring class. (view small | med | large | orig)

Physical Education

Physical Education
Girls playing football with Chester, the basic education assistant teacher, during physical education class, a newly added component taking place every Wednesday morning. (view small | med | large | orig)

An Outing at the University of Nairobi

An Outing at the University of Nairobi
Girl's played volleyball with members of the University of Nairobi's volleyball team during a recent outing. (view small | med | large | orig)

"Alone in Little Mogadishu": A photo by Zamzam

"Alone in Little Mogadishu": A photo by Zamzam
A photo taken by GEP participant, Zamzam. Donated cameras were provided to girls to document their daily lives and the neglect of Nairobi's urban population. This photo is taken of an unkown girl in Eastleigh, a neighborhood where most of Nairobi's urban refugees reside. (view small | med | large | orig)

Education and Empowerment for Refugee Girls

Education and Empowerment for Refugee Girls
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Education and Empowerment for Refugee Girls

Education and Empowerment for Refugee Girls
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Education and Empowerment for Refugee Girls

Education and Empowerment for Refugee Girls
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Education and Empowerment for Refugee Girls

Education and Empowerment for Refugee Girls
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Organization Information

Heshima Kenya

Location: Chicago, IL - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.heshimakenya.org
Project Leader:
Alisa Roadcup
Chicago, IL United States
$60,911 raised of $95,000 goal
 
816 donations
$34,089 to go
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