Education  Kenya Project #19783

Empower and Educate WISER girls in rural Kenya

by WISER International

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WISER International

Location: Durham, NC - USA
Website: http:/​/​
Project Leader:
Sherryl Broverman
Durham, NC United States
$222,613 raised of $300,000 goal
3,335 donations
$77,387 to go
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Provides health care for one girl for one year. In a region with the highest levels of malaria, cholera and typhoid in Kenya, health care is critical.
Provides all textbooks for one girl for one year.WISER covers all costs for its students, most of whom could not attend school if they had to purchase their own books, as they do in other schools.
Provides clothing for two girls for one year. Clothing for girls includes two pairs of skirts, blouses, socks, sweaters, a tie and a pair of shoes. Provide them with dignity and pride.
Provides health care for ten girls for one year. Many of our students do not receive regular health care. We are unique and provide medical care--including ARVs, antimalarials and psychological care.
Provides clean water for four girls for one year. In partnership with UNICEF-WASH, WISER has built the first water purification system in the area, which serves the school and surrounding community.
Provides all school supplies for 25 girls for one year. WISER was recently ranked fourth out of 38 schools in the country for math ability. It was the top girls' school.
Provides a safe place for 25 girls to live. Most girls in the community sleep on the ground and have never been on a bed. WISER provides safe and healthy living accommodation including mosquito nets.
Provides a full scholarship to the WISER school for one year. This provides everything a girl needs for a year in boarding school. It keep the lights on and provides the first clean drinking water.
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