Tag Archives: Girls Education

A Conversation with My Daughter about Empowering Girls

My 10-year-old daughter and I had an amazing conversation about Girl Rising, a documentary we recently saw. Please check out my blog post about it. I definitely recommend this movie- it is very thought provoking and a great conversation piece … Continue reading

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Youth Philanthropist Jessica Markowitz, Founder of Richard’s Rwanda IMPUHWE

IMPUHWE means “compassion” in Kinyarwanda, the official language of Rwanda.  That is exactly what compelled Jessica Markowitz at the ripe age of 11 years young, to start Richard’s Rwanda, an organization providing financial support for the education of young Rwandan girls, … Continue reading

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