Volunteer Projects

The Peace Corps Partnership Program funds community-led projects around the world. Donate to a project, or give to the Global Fund and we'll send your money where it's needed most.
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  • Let Girls Learn
  • Youth
As the economy of Benin is largely based on agriculture, it is extremely pertinent for students to learn about best environmental and agricultural practices. The Leadership through Food Security Camp will be held from June 24, 2018 to June 30, 2018. This camp aims to bring together students from all ...
Goal
$8,700.09
  • Let Girls Learn
  • Women & Gender
  • Youth
Ten years ago, the first Camp Success of the Donga began in Northwestern Benin in the department of the Donga to combat the discouragingly low enrollment and retention rates of female students in secondary schools. Ten years later, it is 2018 and the Camp Success of the Donga has continually ...
Goal
$8,754.80
  • Let Girls Learn
  • Women & Gender
  • Youth
The National Girls Soccer Tournament is Benin’s largest gender equity focused youth program, providing 120 girls, 16 volunteer coaches, and 8 communities the opportunity to play in organized competition, partake in educational and capacity building sessions, and represent a girls soccer program that includes 22 volunteer-supported teams and over ...
Goal
$8,605.20
  • Let Girls Learn
  • Women & Gender
  • Youth
With increasing globalization, fluency in English is necessary to compete in the global economy. Students in Benin who master the English language have more opportunities to continue with post-secondary education and to secure a stable career. This is especially true for girls, who must overcome significantly greater barriers to achieve ...
Goal
$6,384.46
  • Business
This project aims to construct a building that will serve as a community business development services center. Currently the groups, which amount to approximately 450 people, meet every Wednesday morning in a field to conduct their savings group activities. Since there is no formal building structure, when the rainy season ...
Goal
$11,644.28
  • Community Growth
  • Women & Gender
Constructing a new maternity will improve the quality and accessibility of maternal, neonatal, and child health. This project will also include an educational aspect including the training of community health workers to relay health messages that cater to pregnant women and mothers and the subsequent training of community members. The ...
Goal
$8,731.37
  • Community Growth
  • Education
  • Let Girls Learn
  • Youth
After completing a handful of Peace Corps Youth Programs over the past year, the NGO I work with as well as the local schools have noticed a positive change in the students who have attended these programs. Thus, in an effort to reach more children and educate them on important ...
Funding Complete
Total Raised
$1,242.60