Camfed believes that every child is entitled to a quality education in a safe environment and a life as an independent adult.
In sub-Saharan Africa 28 million girls are out of school. Poverty is the greatest barrier to these girls receiving an education and, with the added risks of unsafe journeys to school, the lack of private sanitary facilities at school and the pressure of early marriage, girls are the first to drop out.
Your school can help us to reach our target of supporting one million more girls through school by 2020. Just $240 can send a girl to school for a year. We would love to support you in your fundraising efforts. Here a few of our ideas of how you could raise money to support Camfed, we’d love to hear yours: