GSGC Partner’s Summit – May 15-17, 2014

Summit 2014

GSGC hosted a well-received conference in Zambia this May. The “Believe Summit” included at least one representative from each of our partner organizations, along with several potential partners. All 17 sat down with five GSGC leaders to discuss best Read More

The Girl Who Never Smiled … by Paige Hasson

Mary receives visitors at the family’s tidy homestead

“Mary never, ever smiled,” said her Global Sojourns Giving Circle (GSGC) mentor. Mary isn’t the girl’s real name; we’ll protect her privacy because this story begins with heartbreak. But please read on! With your support, Mary’s future took quite a Read More

Tips for Grant Seeking

grant writing tips

Funding is the pillar that all your work hinges on.  While some partners are excellent at securing resources,  everyone can benefit from learning more about applying for funds. Seven grant-making organizations and funder associations were Read More

The Storytelling Project

story telling

  At the summit we discussed how hard your stories are working for you.  Do your stories move people?   GSGC has come across a resource that can help you with storytelling.   'As change makers we should not try to design a Read More

I had no idea!

Tutalike Preschool

This young girl in southern Africa is on her way. She’s going to school, and we know that if she stays in school and completes her education, she has a fighting chance to break a cycle of poverty. She has a chance for a brighter future. Now Read More

Monitoring helps chart the success of programs

monitoring

 Overall, good monitoring and evaluation helps you to chart the success of your program – to tell the story of how girls benefit from participating in your program. Monitoring answers two basic questions: Who are we reaching? What are we Read More

Girls Clubs Reducing Sexual Abuse Cases

girls club

CHIMOIO, 25 February 2009 (IRIN) - Ester*, 7, returned to her home in a densely populated neighbourhood of Chimoio, capital of Manica Province in central Mozambique, after a brief outing with a 19-year-old male acquaintance and tearfully told her Read More

Partners Making A Difference: Meet Agnes Buya Yombwe

GSGC would like you to meet Agnes Buya Yombwe, our local representative and advisor in Livingstone, Zambia. Agnes is a prolific and very successful experimental artist, who has won many awards both at home and abroad.   Agnes, along with her husband Read More