The Gist: We will be hosting 'Celebrate Empowerment' at the WIX Lounge on . The event will feature a musical performance by Sierra Leonean recording artist Azania, an open bar, delicious food, and an African Bazaar.
eventbrite.com to purchase tickets at $25 and RSVP.
If you cannot attend but are interested in getting involved, please consider making a donation to support the work of these fantastic organizations:
Girls Empowerment Summit Sierra Leone
· $10 will provide ONE girl with a bag filled with essential hygiene products such as deodorant, soap, sanitary pads etc.
· $25 will sponsor ONE girl for the December 2013 summit. The two day summit is offered to each participant free of charge, and provides the girls with food, drinks, materials, a t-shirt, and a bag containing various necessities for their everyday lives.
· $70 provides 10 girls with t-shirts for the December 2013 Summit
· $200 provides food and drinks for all 45 girls for the December 2013 summit.
· $15 will supply a child in Sierra Leone with a kit filled with essential school supplies.
· $25 will provide a child with a bag filled with much needed reading materials to help them improve their fluency in English.
· $100 will cover the costs of a child's school fees, uniforms, books, materials, and transportation for an entire school year.