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This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

Tales from India: Namaskar Bombay!

By |October 8th, 2014|

Today we bring you the first of our updates from our 12-day voluntourism to India. Right now we’re in Mumbai experiencing mid-30 degree temperatures which is a significant difference than our usual 15 degree temperatures at home in New Zealand!
Girls Learning Centre
Our team has spent time visiting the Girls Learning Centre in Mulund who […]

The impact of educating girls

By |September 13th, 2013|

What Changes When Girls Are Educated? Everything!
• Research is proving again and again that educating girls has a huge impact not only on the girls themselves, but on their communities and countries as well. Educating a girl is the fastest way to end generational poverty and help grow communities.
How Many Girls Are Out of School Worldwide?
• 66 million girls are […]

Enacting The Girl Effect

By |April 27th, 2012|

If you want to end poverty and help the developing world, the best thing you can do is invest time, energy, and funding into adolescent girls.

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Girls shed ‘unwanted’ name to fight gender discrimination

By |April 1st, 2012|

Last year, I read an article about a name-changing ceremony in Mumbai, India. “More than 200 Indian girls whose names mean ‘unwanted’ in Hindi have chosen new names for a fresh start in life,” reports the Associated Press reporter Chaya Babu.

Statistics on Indian children

By |March 25th, 2012|

The United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs India recently named India as the most dangerous place in the world for a girl child.

Keeping Indian girls in (good quality!) schools

By |March 10th, 2012|

Less than half of all school-aged girls in India go to school[1]. Although the reasons girls do not attend school are complex, poverty is one of the leading factors driving Indian girls to drop out of school.

Our new vision is unfolding!

By |February 1st, 2012|

We are busy re-writing our trust deed so it reflects our new purpose.  We’re writing our Annual Report for 2011.  We’ve started the planning process and are in the middle of setting up two partnerships with our sister charities in Mumbai.  It’s all go!!

Two of our trustees have been overseas enjoying well-earned holidays and […]

It only takes a girl …

By |December 23rd, 2011|

Just saw this incredibly moving video … although I’ve heard this message dozens of times, it’s still just as meaningful.  We need to educate girls in the developing world.  It’s that simple.  Come on-board with us in 2012 and make that happen.  Or join another organisation and do something else.  But please, just do […]