Educate girls and fight poverty in Senegal

by Women's Global Education Project
May 4, 2012

WGEP Senegal adds new support programs

Our Sisters-to-School project in Senegal added an Adult Literacy program for women and a Textbook Library Exchange program for secondary scholars.

The Adult Literacy program, modeled on an existing WGEP Kenya program, gives the mothers of our scholars and other women in the community a way to learn literacy skills and participate in empowerment and support sessions.

The Textbook Library Exchange program will help alleviate textbook costs for scholars by allowing them to share several commonly owned copies of otherwise expensive textbooks.

 CLICK HERE to read more about our WGEP project in Senegal.



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Women's Global Education Project

Location: Oak Park, IL - USA
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Project Leader:
Amy Maglio
Oak Park, Illinois United States
$198,015 raised of $200,000 goal
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