Join My Village
Join My Village
04/22/2017 at 13:15. Facebook
Happy #EarthDay! We are committed to empowering smallholder farmers with sustainable agriculture practices that support their communities and help protect planet earth.
Happy EarthDay We are committed to empowering smallholder farmers with sustainab
An #educated girl has hope, giving her the power and potential to become a mentor to other girls.
An educated girl has hope giving her the power and potential to
“I know many of the girls dropped out from this school in my time because of sanitation-related challenges." -Alice Anderson, a teacher in Malawi.

Read more about how access to proper sanitation facilities can play a key role in keeping girls in school:
I know many of the girls dropped out from this school in

Safe and Secure

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With savings from a CARE VSLA, Elizabeth started her own business selling akyeke, a local delicacy. Her business is now so successful that she employs her fellow VSLA participants.
With savings from a CARE VSLA Elizabeth started her own business selling
“Come next year and see what I am intending to do...I am still dreaming – CARE has taught me to dream, and I am living by it.” -Damalesi, a VSLA participant who used her savings to build a boarding hostel to support secondary school students.
Come next year and see what I am intending to doI am

VSLA: The Game Changer

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Did you know that every year a girl goes to school can increase her future income by 10%? We believe in helping every girl unlock her full potential.
Did you know that every year a girl goes to school can
“You never worry once you know your family has enough food to keep healthy.” -Mercy Oduro, a community health volunteer working with CARE to promote a healthy eating lifestyle in Ahyiayem, Ghana.
You never worry once you know your family has enough food to

Healthier Homes

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When you #educate a girl, you're investing not only in her future, but in the future of her community, too.
When you educate a girl youre investing not only in her future
Thanks to KGBV, Seema is the first girl from a village of 800 families to receive a free, quality education. Seema remembers the day she read a Hindi text all by herself as the happiest day of her life.
Thanks to KGBV Seema is the first girl from a village of

A 13-year-old Pioneering Positive Change

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Access to clean water plays a crucial role in allowing women and girls to reach their full potential. For Safia, that meant more time spent in school and less time spent fetching water. #WorldWaterDay
Access to clean water plays a crucial role in allowing women and

New Borehole, More Hours to Learn!

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“My step sister is in grade seven and I encourage her to work hard in class and reach secondary school. When I am home and I want to study, I always invite her to take her book and join me in reading.” - Gloria, a determined student in Malawi.
My step sister is in grade seven and I encourage her to

One day I will

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“This scholarship has given me the chance to be who I want to be, and it is such a big boost to my level of confidence." -Honestar Dzanjo, a student in Malawi.
This scholarship has given me the chance to be who I want

Gaining Momentum

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Abool Hasan Irfan
"A lot of things have changed, but what has not changed is the long distance we walk to look for water." - Sella Nyirongo, in Malawi. As we participate in CARE's Walk In Her Shoes Challenge today, we walk in solidarity with Sella. #WalkInHerShoes
Cyrile is a volunteer teacher with CARE, but her community depends upon a contaminated water source located a thirty minute walk away, which takes precious time away from her focus on furthering women's education. Join us as we #WalkInHerShoes
Happy International Women's Day! Today we celebrate the vital role that every woman plays in her community.
Happy International Womens Day Today we celebrate the vital role that every
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“For six years, I have been inspired by CARE, especially the building of houses for female teachers, classroom blocks and sanitary facilities, as well as teaching women and girls how to sew reusable sanitary pads and training women in Village Saving and Loan Associations." -Selina Kamanga, in Malawi.
For six years I have been inspired by CARE especially the building

CARE, My Inspiration

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Savitri used to walk 10 miles to attend school every day until CARE helped her buy a bicycle. Join us as we #WalkInHerShoes at
Lydia and her friends in Abehenase, Ghana, once had walk as far as 8 miles daily to attend school, and some parents preferred to bring their children to work with them on nearby farms rather than allow them to walk such long distances alone.

Join CARE at care.org/walk to #WalkInHerShoes from March 8-14 in solidarity with girls like Lydia across the globe.
Lydia and her friends in Abehenase Ghana once had walk as far

A Minute Walk to School! Thanks to Cargill & General Mills

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Sweta dropped out of six schools by the time she was 11. Thanks to KGBV, she now receives a free, high-quality education.
Sweta dropped out of six schools by the time she was 11

A 12-Year-Old Choosing Her Own Path

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Felida Kapheni Phiri, a VSLA participant since 2009, is the first member of her VSLA to own a motorcycle.
Felida Kapheni Phiri a VSLA participant since 2009 is the first member

More than just a villager

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