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International Day of the Girl: Investing in Girl Change-makers in Ethiopia

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INVEST IN GIRL CHANGE-MAKERS IN ETHIOPIA:  

Help launch the first ever GGRF Athletic Scholarship Program in Ethiopia's acclaimed coffee growing region, Agaro. Now through Giving Tuesday, December 3rd, funds raised will go towards launching the GGRF Athletic Scholarship Program alongside Kata Meduga Coffee Union in the region that coffee was first discovered. Help bring two of Ethiopia's greatest culturally forces, coffee and running, together to empower girls in designing a future of their choosing.

HOW YOU CAN CAN HELP:

1. RUN WITH US: OCTOBER 10-13TH, 2019

Register: Grab your friends and register for the IDG Pop-Up 5K event by contributing $25 towards launching GGRF's new Agaro Program. 

Run: Run a 5K with your friends wherever you are in the world between October 10th - 13th to celebrate the International Day of the Girl with GGRF.

Share: Share photos of your run and use the hashtag #IDG5K to participate in the global pop-up 5K event.

2. JOIN US IN LOS ANGELES: OCTOBER 15TH, 2019

GGRF, The Manufactory, and Falcon Coffees invite you to join us for A SEAT AT THE TABLE a benefit for girl changemakers based in Ethiopia, the birthplace of coffee. Dinner and celebration with special guests at Tartine Bianco housed inside The Manufactory LA.

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

6:30 - 10:00 pm

Purchase your tickets HERE. 

3. RAISE FUNDS AND AWARENESS: NOW THROUGH GIVING TUESDAY, DECEMBER 3RD, 2019

Help raise funds to make the GGRF AGaro Progam a reality. Invest in girl change-makers today by donating whatever you can and organizing your community around this cause. Visit our website for creative ways to fundraise and mobilize your community today.

ABOUT GIRLS GOTTA RUN FOUNDATION

Mission: GGRF invests in girls who use running and education to empower themselves and their communities.

GGRF is the only non-profit organization in Ethiopia using the national sport of running as an innovative approach to creating safe spaces, ending child marriage and expanding access to secondary school for vulnerable girls.

For more information about our work and programs visit www.girlsgottarun.org

Posted by Girls Gotta Run Foundation