Put an end to child brides in Turkey

by Turkish Philanthropy Funds

Put an end to child brides in Turkey

Put an end to child brides in Turkey
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Education

Education
Combating the issue of Child Brides through education of our young girls (view small | med | large | orig)

Financial Stability

Financial Stability
Combating the issue of Child Brides by giving the girls financial stability (view small | med | large | orig)

Engagement

Engagement
Combating the issue of Child Brides by engaging our young girls with society (view small | med | large | orig)

Earning a Living

Earning a Living
Earning a living and being able to support your family financially will delay marriage for girls. With our partner in Van, we train girls to weave kilims to earn a salary as well as an education. (view small | med | large | orig)

Future Scholarship Recipients

Future Scholarship Recipients
Photo from Progress Report 'Two New Grants for Gender Equality in Turkey' (view small | med | large | orig)

Kilim Rug Weavers and their Teacher

Kilim Rug Weavers and their Teacher
Photo from Progress Report 'Two New Grants for Gender Equality in Turkey' (view small | med | large | orig)

Young Kilim Weavers in Van

Young Kilim Weavers in Van
Photo from Progress Report 'Field Mission to Turkey' (view small | med | large | orig)

Dayle Haddon, meeting with scholarship recipients

Dayle Haddon, meeting with scholarship recipients
Photo from Progress Report 'Field Mission to Turkey' (view small | med | large | orig)

Young Syrian refugee in her classroom

Young Syrian refugee in her classroom
Photo from Progress Report 'Field Mission to Turkey' (view small | med | large | orig)

Organization Information

Turkish Philanthropy Funds

Location: New York, NY - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.tpfund.org
Project Leader:
Senay Ataselim
New York, NY United States

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

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