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  • Community Growth
  • Education
  • Health
Vaccination days at the health center in Bante are often delayed by women who are tardy. This may be due to a lack of a comfortable waiting space. In Benin, vaccination days are generally held in the local health center’s gazebo which Bante does not have. The women must ...
Goal
$8,056.87
  • Community Growth
  • Youth
I live and work in a small farming community in northern Benin. Parents in my village make dramatic sacrifices to ensure that their children can go to school. However, my community's primary school is in desperate need of classrooms. There are 6 grades at the primary school, around 200 ...
Goal
$9,150.69
  • Women & Gender
  • Youth
Camp Unité for Girls is an all-girls camp focused on leadership development and gender equity. Up to forty-five girls from across southern Benin will participate in lessons and activities mainly led by host country nationals from their communities or Atlantique. Participants will be selected among the highest academic achievers by ...
Goal
$7,725.50
  • Women & Gender
  • Youth
With increasing globalization, fluency in English is necessary to compete in the global economy. It's also important that girls have an equal opportunity to compete in this economy. Students in Benin who master the English language have more opportunities to continue with post-secondary education and to secure a stable ...
Goal
$5,651.38
  • Women & Gender
  • Youth
Camp BRO (Boys Reaching Out) will be a week long camp in Borgou for boys aged 12-16 throughout the North of the country. Volunteers and local leaders will pick out fifty of the most motivated, respectful, and driven students to participate. These middle schoolers will be provided with the skills ...
Goal
$6,793.57
  • Community Growth
  • Education
This project is to build a pharmacy and joint gazebo at the community medical center. Currently, all routine health care activities take place outside where there is no available seating or shelter. Visiting patients awaiting care or prescriptions have limited space within the main waiting area, causing overcrowding in the ...
Goal
$12,712.46
  • Education
  • Women & Gender
  • Youth
Camp Atacora 2019 is the fourth annual girls’ and boys’ camp hosted in Benin. This week-long camp is for girls and boys ages 12 -16 aims to give children of the Atacora region of Benin an experience out of village to gain a greater understanding of gender equality and other ...
Funding Complete
Total Raised
$7,094.31
  • Women & Gender
  • Youth
Camp Unité Boys is a week-long camp for 43 boys between the ages of 11-17 in Southern Benin that promotes the healthy development of adolescent boys to work toward gender equality and do their part to empower women in their communities. Throughout the week, the boys will be actively learning ...
Funding Complete
Total Raised
$8,211.07