UNITE : Together with Scholars
University tour through the Los Angeles and Washington DC areas featuring our short documentary, While Women Weep.
on December 27, 2014
Through your support in 2014, we have… Funded holistic scholarships for 10 girls in high school and university, Hosted our first International Day of the Girl Summit with over 50 students and practitioners in Nairobi, Led workshops in academic institutions to educate on the power of storytelling with survivors of sexual violence, Led art therapy workshops with boys and girls who are survivors of defilement, Facilitated discussions on […]
on December 22, 2014
Clair, Freely in Hope scholar, speaking to schoolgirls who have been rescued from female genital mutilation. KAJIADO, KENYA - I recently came back to California after spending 4 months with our Freely in Hope community in Kenya. The country has been in constant tension rampant with terrorist attacks, bus bombings, random shoot-outs, lootings and story after story of sexual violence. Yet despite residing in places of darkness, Freely in Hope […]
on December 9, 2014
Our #IDG2014 Recap Huge shout-out to all the donors that contributed to our first International Day of the Girl Summit in Nairobi, Kenya! We reached our $2,500 goal and you helped to make our first Summit a huge success! Freely in Hope scholars shared their stories about sexual violence and how they are now celebrating their rewritten stories. Clair (pictured) shared her story—a survivor of rape and forced prostitution, she found […]