Poverty forces girls to drop out of school. Camfed works to send them back. But we need your help.
In rural Africa, poverty prevents millions of girls from securing an education. If a girl cannot afford to pay her school fees or buy other essentials then she is forced to drop out of school, putting her at risk of child marriage, early pregnancy, and gender-based discrimination. But education changes everything…
She'll earn up to 25% more per year of secondary school
She'll reinvest 90% of her earnings in her family
She’ll be 3 times less likely to become HIV-positive