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FREE CLICK TO HELP: Send 100 Afghan Girls to School


World  (tags: children, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', world, education )

Beverly
- 402 days ago - greatergood.com
Your click today will help one hundred little girls receive the education that they crave.



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Frans Badenhorst (560)
Monday November 18, 2013, 2:32 am
Today’s click has been counted – thanks!
Read more at http://greatergood.com/#Z0I5SvjGvFjJmrY9.99
 

Beverly M. (90)
Monday November 18, 2013, 2:33 am

The Mirwais Mena School for Girls serves more than five hundred Afghan girls, who travel several miles from surrounding villages to get to class. Often they are harassed verbally or physically for daring to attend school. A school bus provides them with safe passage to and from class, and real protection from acid attacks or worse. Your click today will make sure that 100 girls can ride safely to school.


In 2008, groups of students and teachers walking to the Mirwais Mena School for Girls were attacked by men squirting acid out of water bottles. The next day, the classrooms stood empty as frightened parents kept their children home. One girl, Shamsia Husseini, suffered such severe burns on her eyelids and cheeks that she was in the hospital for weeks.

When readers of the New York Times learned of the attack, which was condemned internationally for its cowardly nature, they acted. They bought the school a bus so the girls could ride in safety. Shamsia Husseini not only returned to school but also went on to receive her teaching certificate. Now, she stands before a classroom of girls, committed to giving them the education that she wanted so desperately that she was willing to risk her life to continue.

 

Ben Oscarsito (358)
Monday November 18, 2013, 4:04 am
Done!
 

Danuta Watola (1217)
Monday November 18, 2013, 4:44 am
done
 

Natasha Salgado (579)
Monday November 18, 2013, 8:58 am
Clicked-thx Beverly
 

Terrie Williams (773)
Monday November 18, 2013, 11:45 am
Clicked this morning, and every morning!
 

Mary T. (321)
Monday November 18, 2013, 12:40 pm
click daily
 

Allan Yorkowitz (448)
Monday November 18, 2013, 1:51 pm
thanks
 

Rose NoFWDSPLZ (283)
Monday November 18, 2013, 2:28 pm
Click daily
 

Dandelion G. (384)
Monday November 18, 2013, 3:21 pm
The link went to help puppies not children in Afghanistan. They change this Project daily so it must of switched over already. I helped the puppies.
 

Glenn Byrnes (192)
Monday November 18, 2013, 4:00 pm
Noted and clicked.
 

Christine Stewart (133)
Monday November 18, 2013, 4:21 pm
Please click every day! If you look at the top of the page at this website, you will see about seven other categories that you can click on to help, for FREE! Animals, literacy, veterans, breast cancer, hunger, rainforest- every click supports funds for worthy causes!
 

Shailja Mukhtyar (92)
Monday November 18, 2013, 4:44 pm
often click, daily different mission... and dozen other click on the site..For DM/ Autism/ education/ pets etc.

ideal- www.ecologyfund.com and w/ 3 clicks save 86 ft rainforest daily, then rainforest site banner there,
and click7-8 sites for greatergood.org

7 daily clicks add up.... & make a huge diff...
w/ care2, and even 1 million of 15 million, or 1/2 that, 500,000 ( 1 in 30 care2 members click daily)...
immagine... nearly 5 million acres daily, just in ecologyfund.com !!! - 3 clicks/day- 3 secs of your time!!
register & keep a record of how many sq feet rainforest u save, a closet/ day, or a room every 2 days!!
 

Shailja Mukhtyar (92)
Monday November 18, 2013, 4:56 pm
once again, ( confirmed)
www.ecologyfund.com - 87 ft rainforest daily
& www.greatergood.com - 9 click sites on page.
if really on a roll, www.thenonprofits.com - link to 70 click sites,
caretoclick.com also seams to be a nice set of sites... u chose what suits you, & keep clicking!!
 

Franshisca Dearmas (91)
Monday November 18, 2013, 5:05 pm
Noted and clicked. Beverly
 

Esther Z. (96)
Monday November 18, 2013, 8:40 pm
Noted, and clicked. Thanks, Beverly.
 

Ondine J. (138)
Monday November 18, 2013, 11:11 pm
Noted and clicked as I do everyday,thanks
 

Tesni B. (0)
Tuesday November 19, 2013, 12:48 am
done
 

. (0)
Tuesday November 19, 2013, 1:10 am
Done. Thanks Beverly!
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday November 19, 2013, 1:17 am
Done, and clicked as I do every day.
 

Kerrie G. (135)
Tuesday November 19, 2013, 3:52 am
Noted, thanks.
 

Jonathan Harper (0)
Tuesday November 19, 2013, 4:20 am
Done
 

Jim Phillips (3202)
Tuesday November 19, 2013, 10:54 am
The Greater Good main mission changes daily. If you are interested in the literacy for the girls, you may need to link directly to that school for the Safety of a Bus Ride here:

https://theliteracysite.greatergood.com/store/lit/item/53824/a-safe-ride-to-school-for-girls-in-afghanistan?origin=CTG_LIT_Home_GTGMSection_Carousel_01-GTGM_LIT_CONTENT-05

You can click through the list everyday much like the Care2's "Click to Donate".
It is painless and does not require but 1 minute of your time. lol. Start with Greater Good and click straight across and through each one.

MAIN:
http://greatergood.com/?utm_source=CTGtabs&utm_medium=TabLink&utm_campaign=TabBar

GreaterGood
Hunger
Breast Cancer
Animals
Veterans
Autism
Diabetes
Literacy
Rainforest

ty, Beverly.
.
 

Mary Alexander (23)
Tuesday November 19, 2013, 12:38 pm
I didn't get to vote for the girls but I did for the dogs. Thanks for sharing this I will do it daily.
 

James Maynard (68)
Tuesday November 19, 2013, 12:55 pm
My click went to help puppies, not
children in Afghanistan. I will try
Jim P's link.
 

monka blanke (82)
Tuesday November 19, 2013, 1:02 pm
You can also click - free on: GreaterGood for :
Hunger
Breast Cancer
Animals
Veterans
Autism
Diabetes
Literacy
Rainforest, I click daily, thanks.
 

Birgit W. (152)
Tuesday November 19, 2013, 1:34 pm
I clicked already this morning. thanks.
 

Sharon F. (0)
Tuesday November 19, 2013, 1:53 pm
The article is headlined 'send little girls..' Why is there always the word 'little' preceding the word 'girls.' We never see 'little' boys. Gender discrimination??
 

Frances Darcy (225)
Tuesday November 19, 2013, 3:05 pm
Changed now ... I click these9 daily
 

Bryna Pizzo (139)
Tuesday November 19, 2013, 4:30 pm
Thank you! (clicked all, n, p, t, and following all on Twitter)
 

Karen Chestney (110)
Tuesday November 19, 2013, 6:09 pm
OK...but it was feed 40 dogs and I already did it.
 

Colleen L. (2)
Tuesday November 19, 2013, 9:30 pm
I clicked the all yesterday. It's one of my everyday duties. Thanks Beverly
 

Madhu Pillai (22)
Wednesday November 20, 2013, 4:01 am
Done
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday November 21, 2013, 9:32 am
done
 

Sergio Padilla (62)
Sunday December 1, 2013, 5:19 pm
Clicking
 

Emma S. (228)
Thursday December 5, 2013, 11:53 pm
This is one of my daily clicks! Thanks, Beverly.
 

Amalia Gaidarji (53)
Monday January 20, 2014, 2:47 am
done Thanks
 
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