We have some terrific news: This month, GAD Nicaragua is partnering with the Global Orphanage Foundation to host our first ever Campamento Mi Momento – a sister camp to GLOW for young women from orphanages across Nicaragua. It will be the … Continue reading Introducing Campamento Mi Momento
When I think of girls’ empowerment, these images come to mind: Girls’ hands flying in the air during class to ask questions Girls learning that if they were boys, they wouldn’t be called “bossy” As an English teacher and member … Continue reading Camp GLOW 2016: What Girls Taught Me About Empowering Them
As we are wrapping up from our annual girls’ camp and our boys camp is on the horizon, I decided to check in with one of my … Continue reading GLOW in Senegal: An RPCV Interview
Camp GLOW 2016 is fully funded!! Thank you all for your support – both financial and through spreading the message. If you want to follow the journey and see what a week of camp will mean in the lives of … Continue reading GLOW 2016 is Fully Funded!
What are your New Year’s resolutions for this year? What if, in addition to hitting the gym on a regular basis and ditching those midnight snack … Continue reading GAD’s New Year’s Resolution: Global Goal 5
In Nicaragua, certain cultural factors, such as machismo, prohibit women from taking advantage of education and employment opportunities in order to fill socially constructed gender roles … Continue reading Support Camp GLOW 2016
When the grant goes online (so soon!), you can donate online and help make Camp GLOW 2016 a reality for girls in Nicaragua. But what if you don’t have much to donate yourself? You can still greatly support Camp GLOW efforts by hosting … Continue reading Power of the Penny – Support Camp GLOW