Category Archives: News from Grant Recipients

Grantee Spotlight: GoodWeave

Imagine being a 13-year-old girl in Afghanistan. Your family makes and sells rugs as it’s only source of income, and in order for your family to make enough rugs, you must stay home and weave instead of attending school with … Continue reading

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Spring Grants Announced!

Thanks to a successful academic year of fundraising efforts from our supporting schools, the Circle of Sisterhood Foundation can announce another roster of grant recipients.  Please follow this blog for detailed information about each organization and the projects the money … Continue reading

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Grantee Spotlight: LOVE146

“Education and empowerment training can show girls that femininity does not entail docility, and can nurture assertiveness so that girls and women can stand up for themselves.” This quote might sound quite familiar for those of you who tuned into … Continue reading

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Grantee Spotlight: College Mentors for Kids

Guest blog was contributed by Tony Barenie, Development Associate for CMFK. Tony graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Communication from Purdue University in 2009. After graduation, Tony worked as a freelance grant writer and public relations coordinator focused on higher education … Continue reading

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Grantee Spotlight: Bead for Life

 Circle of Sisterhood Foundation is proud to announce its support of Bead for Life. as one of it’s 2013 grant recipients. Bead for Life is a nonprofit organization that works to eradicate extreme poverty by creating bridges of understanding between impoverished … Continue reading

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Grantee Spotlight: She’s The First

The Circle of Sisterhood Foundation is proud to announce our newest grant recipient in 2013: She’s The First. The mission of She’s The First is to “sponsor girls’ education in the developing world, helping them be the first in their … Continue reading

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Grantee Spotlight: EKARI Foundation

If you haven’t visited our Facebook page lately- you might have missed the post that included a picture of the letter sent to us by six young women in Malawi who have benefitted from the Circle of Sisterhood grant program. We … Continue reading

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