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PROJECT SOAR LAUNCHES GIVING TUESDAY CAMPAIGN TO RAISE FUNDS TO HELP MOROCCAN TEEN GIRLS

Press release   •   Dec 03, 2019 15:03 CET

Project Soar is A non-profit organization that empowers teen girls to be the leaders of today and tomorrow. 40 Project Soar chapters support nearly 1000 teen girls across Morocco.

Today, on Giving Tuesday, Project Soar has launched a campaign on the Global Giving platform to raise funds for its Empowerment Headquarters in a village outside Marrakech. Teen girls from 24 semi-rural communities attend empowerment workshops, academic support, and Girl Leader Club meetings here every week. But these walls are more than a building - they represent a safe place for girls to develop confidence and learn valuable leadership skills so they can help change the world.

See the campaign here and give back: https://www.globalgiving.org/projects/empowerment-headquarters-for-teen-girls-in-morocco/

Project Soar Impact

Project Soar promotes positive outcomes like staying in school, avoiding child marriage and entering the workforce. Project Soar has been featured on the BBC and CNN, and was included in the CNN documentary, We Will Rise. The organization’s Founder and Director was featured in the NY Times Saturday Profile as a person changing the world around her.

To be a Project Soar Girl means to be changed for the better. I discovered many good qualities about myself at Project Soar and have learned others. I can now plan my life and set goals in order to have a better future.  -Fatimaezzahra Elfelss, 16 years old

Resources
Website: http://projectsoar.org
Facebook: Project Soar Facebook
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/projectsoar/

For more information and high-resolution pictures, or to organize visits to Project Soar, please contact Red City PR: patrick@redcitypr.com

About Project Soar: Project Soar is non-profit 501(c)3 organization, registered in the U.S. and Morocco. The organization provides 30 workshops to empower teenage girls in the developing world. The program is based off the 5 Pillars of Empowerment, which embody our beliefs that every girl should have the opportunity to know her Value, Voice, Body, Rights and Path. The goal is to raise girls’ self-esteem, keep them in school and prepare them for more productive, fulfilled futures.

About Giving Tuesday: Giving Tuesday is a global generosity movement unleashing the power of people and organizations to transform their communities and the world on December 3, 2019 and every day. It was created in 2012 as a simple idea: a day that encourages people to do good. Over the past seven years, this idea has grown into a global movement that inspires hundreds of millions of people to give, collaborate, and celebrate generosity.

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