Volunteer Projects

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  • Let Girls Learn
  • Women & Gender
  • Youth
The activity will be a two-day Let Girls Learn conference to train teacher, community, and parent leaders on how to promote gender equality. There will be two conferences, with the school districts, both of which pertain to Region 3 of the Ministry of Education in the Dominican Republic. The overarching ...
Goal
$4,354.69
  • Let Girls Learn
  • Water & Sanitation
  • Women & Gender
  • Youth
In 2017-2018, the average student at our school missed seven days due to illnesses, most caused by poor hygiene. Our school outhouses currently are located 200 meters from the school building, and do not include stall doors. This means that the design and location of the toilets are not only ...
Goal
$8,863.13
  • Community Growth
  • Let Girls Learn
  • Women & Gender
  • Youth
Northern Region CDSS will construct and maintain a school library. The school, opened in 2012, currently has no library available for students, teachers, and the community as a resource towards improving both literacy and overall education. Many teachers have been quoted as saying that "this school cannot be a real ...
Goal
$3,943.23
  • Let Girls Learn
  • Women & Gender
  • Youth
  • Technology
The Junior Secondary School in my community has 71 girls, none of whom own or know how to operate a computer. Limited access to information technology leads to an educational system based on rote memorization, which impedes progress in learning and fuels historic misconceptions about gender equality and health. This ...
Goal
$7,480.51
  • Community Growth
  • Let Girls Learn
  • Women & Gender
  • Youth
The Infrastructural Development of the school project seeks to address the need of the school to provide students with a safe and secure play area within the premises. By providing the institution with proper fencing surrounding the perimeter of the primary play area we can achieve various objectives: we can ...
Goal
$3,730.74
  • Community Growth
  • Let Girls Learn
  • Women & Gender
  • Youth
Keep Our Students warm hopes to provide much needed new windows and doors to a small school in Armenia. These renovations would create a comfortable environment for the students to continue their studies uninterrupted throughout the winter. This project will also provide a space for a planned women empowerment sessions ...
Goal
$13,763.43
  • Community Growth
  • Let Girls Learn
  • Women & Gender
  • Youth
Community Day Secondary School and the surrounding community is hoping to build a library. Currently the school has no library and no space for students to meet and gather. The school holds 2,000 books in an administration closet with little room for organization too small for more than one ...
Goal
$10,139.28
  • Let Girls Learn
  • Women & Gender
  • Youth
The community is interested in building a community library at the local Community Day Secondary School. Many girls do not have access to a center for continued learning outside of a classroom. The library would provide a place for the girl child and other community members to begin or continue ...
Goal
$10,461.69
  • Let Girls Learn
  • Women & Gender
  • Youth
Igniting Change: Promoting Health and Gender Equality in Physical Education is a grant proposal that aims to promote health, proper hygiene, and gender-equality, and overall well-being by improving the conditions of the Physical Education (PE) changing rooms, increasing the physical activity participation of male and female students and offering them ...
Goal
$4,998.69
  • Community Growth
  • Let Girls Learn
  • Women & Gender
  • Youth
This CDSS has a maximum capacity of 200 students due to the amount and size of the current school blocks. The head teacher and other stakeholders in the community have had the idea to build two new school blocks for some time now, equaling a total of four new classrooms ...
Goal
$10,703.19