Afgooye Corridor, Somalia Our exciting project promotes 40 women entrepreneurs in south-central Somalia. Since the project piloted in last year at our Women’s Education Centre, we have trained 20 women on small-scale production on soap, introduced them to markets for sale, and helped promote best sanitary practices. Now we want to expand our program to […]

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In partnership with the Asian University for Women, Connecther’s Girls Global Education Fund will provide scholarships to deserving students all throughout the developing world with a focus on the Middle East, Southeast Asia and Africa. Congratulations to Pooja Khati, who won the first Let Girls Learn prize for her film Asma, a portrait of a […]

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Help us secure tuition for children’s education in Pakistan for three years! The Citizens Foundation deliberately sets up schools in the slum areas where there is acute poverty and the income level is so low that the families can not afford education for their kids. The schools impart free education and actually help the whole […]

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You can be a part of creating a Sughar Center! Sughar provides socio-economic empowerment to tribal women in Pakistan by establishing Women’s Learning and Skill Development Centers in selected rural communities. Each Center provides a 6 month course to tribal/rural women on creating value through traditional embroidery creation & enterprise development. Sughar Centers also provide […]

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Problem: Approximately 79,000 youth are currently victims of sex trafficking in Texas. Since the state now has the highest rates of child sex trafficking in the U.S., She is Rising is uniquely positioned to connect survivors with the services they need to heal from this devastating abuse and exploitation. Goal: To help survivors of sex […]

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Herat and Kabul, Afghanistan Afghanistan does not have enough public schools for all children to attend, and even in areas where public schools do exist, they do often not offer a high quality education. To address this need, Dr. Sakena Yacoobi founded 4 private schools – 2 in Herat and 2 in Kabul. Creating Hope […]

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