Let Girls Learn

Urumuri Dadas

By |December 9th, 2015|

Habiba is 16. Her twin sister is already married and has two kids. She’s one of 16 children. Habiba says she isn’t married because she wouldn’t allow it. Her dream is to be a gynecologist to save young women from being cut – she has already saved 6. The look of determination in her eyes is inspiring and I […]

Mentorship Matters

By |December 7th, 2015|

Remember when we made a commitment to Michelle Obama at the Fortune 500 Most Powerful Women’s Conference to the Let Girls Learn initiative?! Well, we’re rockin’ through our mentorship sessions with our wonderful partners at Heidrick & Struggles! The six-week long mentorship program was designed to connect our scholars in Rwanda with successful female mentors from Heidrick & Struggles.

And guess what? […]

No biggie, it’s just the White House calling.

By |October 14th, 2015|

We are thrilled to announce our partnership with Heidrick and Struggles and The First Lady, Michelle Obama’s Let Girls Learn Initiative. 
As part of Let Girls Learn, the First Lady has called upon organizations around the country to support adolescent girls’ education, in order to provide the more than 62 million girls around the world who are out of school with […]