School Fees for 40 Young Girls in Zimbabwe

$11,369 $11,231
Raised Remaining
Dec 14, 2011

School Year-end for ASAP Girls

As the third term of school finishes up In Zimbabwe, the weather is hot and the summer rains are falling erratically.  The girls that are funded by ASAP and your generous donations are doing final exams before the summer holiday.  This is the long school break that usually lasts for 6 weeks.  This is when students go home to work in the fields so there will be food for the winter months.

So students in Zimbabwe will be excited when it comes time to return to school because they actually look forward to it.  Yes, they have a much different attitude about returning to school each term than what you may find here in the western world.  Returning to school means the fieldwork is over for them.  Besides the learning aspects of school, these girls also enjoy the comradeship of their fellow students and the improved safety of the school environment. You see, there is a much lower chance of girls getting pregnant if they are in school.

All of us at ASAP Africa really appreciate all of your donations, large and small, to help these deserving girls stay in school.  Please continue to give generously during this giving season.


About Project Reports

Project Reports on GlobalGiving are posted directly to by Project Leaders as they are completed, generally every 3-4 months. To protect the integrity of these documents, GlobalGiving does not alter them; therefore you may find some language or formatting issues.

If you donate to this project or have donated to this project, you will get an e-mail when this project posts a report. You can also subscribe for reports via e-mail without donating or by subscribing to this project's RSS feed.

donate now:


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 A Self-Help Assistance Program (ASAP) that needs your help, such as:


Project Leader

Elizabeth Bara

Executive Director
Peachtree City, GA United States

Where is this project located?

Map of School Fees for 40 Young Girls in Zimbabwe