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Women and Girls Matter

Women and Girls Matter

Interviewed on December 6, 2023 First Seen Click Here We all can make a difference with simple actions of love and compassion! Today we are honouring the power of women to rise up and be counted in our villages, families, and countries. My sister, Charlene Waines, has...

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Melissa Deally – Holistic Solution Seeker

Melissa Deally – Holistic Solution Seeker

First Seen On Your Life Spiral  “I have an innate need to know why” When someone tells you they bought a one way ticket to go travel the world, you know you are in for an interesting conversation. I always enjoy talking with someone who has seen parts of our planet...

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We Did It!!!

We Did It!!!

Our first shipment of menstrual supplies has been delivered to the village of Buyaya, near Sironko on the side of Mt Elgon in Uganda! All 200 girls of menstruating age have now received their supplies!! Each reusable bag contains: 6 reusable sanitary pads, 2 panties,...

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Community Christmas Gathering in Buyaya 2022

Community Christmas Gathering in Buyaya 2022

Girls Matter also funded a Community Christmas gathering in Buyaya, so they could all come together for a meal and all the kids received a toy. The Community Christmas Gathering was made possible due to kinds donations by: Dr. Kim RedmanJenn Drakes andMary Elaine...

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Evalyne Kawola

Meet Evelyn KawolaWe are delighted to announce that Evelyn Kawola - a resident of Buyaya, Uganda is now  a fully sponsored student thanks to a generous donation from Kayla Galway from New York. Check out a special thank you message from Evelyn and some photos below.

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Anna Alice Wanyeze Sponsored by Mountain Law

Anna Alice Wanyeze Sponsored by Mountain Law

Anna Alice Wanyeze has had all six years of her high school fees paid for thanks to a very generous donation by Mountain Law in Whistler, Canada. Anna was a top student in Meaningful Volunteer’s preschool program and went on to perform very successfully at a local...

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Reaching Out To Peniniah

Reaching Out To Peniniah

Students near Whistler, Canada are reaching out to Peniniah Namono. Check out their message below The students plan to help raise funds for Peniniah’s school fees. Peniniah is one of our sponsored students here at Girls Matter.

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News from Peninah and Her Report Card

News from Peninah and Her Report Card

Peninah Namono, one of our sponsored students, is currently on holidays in Uganda. She wanted to share this message and her report card with everyone. Good work Peninah! We are all so proud of you!Dear Sir/Madam. RE: Girls Matter I Namono Peninah greet you in your...

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A Thank You Message from Peninah

A Thank You Message from Peninah

Peninah was very excited when she learned she had been sponsored thanks the the fundraiser put on by Interac, the Whistler Rotary Youth Group, at Creekbread in Whistler, BC. To express her appreciation she sent in this photo.

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