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Afghanistan a Land of Mystery and Ancient Culture

Afghanistan is a land of mystery, with a rich and ancient culture. It is also a country with a long history of domination by foreign conquerors and strife among internally warring factions. It lies at the gateway between Asia and Europe, and today this country is under attack from the

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Aisha is a 12th grade student with Educate Girls Now.

Aisha is a 12th grade student with Educate Girls Now.  Before joining our program she missed a lot school. Now she is doing very well and plans to go to college.

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The Importance of Educating Girls by 17 year old Mia Davies

I am a girl, and I am educated. Even before I started schooling, my parents would sit me down for lessons first in reading and spelling, and then languages, geography, and history. I cannot remember a time when my bedroom walls were not covered in academic posters and stocked bookshelves.

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Mothers Are The Key to Educating Girls – Marilyn Mosley Gordanier Contributor

It been said that “When you educate a girl, you educate a nation”. Yet, the key to making this work is often overlooked – empowering and supporting mothers. This is not a new issue in countries such as Afghanistan which has one of the lowest literacy rates in the world.

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Food4School: Changing the Lives of Needy Afghan Families by Red Elephant

Girls are vulnerable to being married at a young age when families cannot afford to buy food and children do not go to school. For $60 a month an entire family can be fed. Food4School provides needy Afghan families with money for food in exchange for sending their children to

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#WereWithHer By Isobel Lola Mosley

The 2016 election is one unlike any other. Those who are not citizens of America are utterly confused, but to be honest, so are we. We have been presented with two candidates, but clearly only one of them is prepared for what is arguably the biggest job in the world.

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