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StoryCAMFED Association (CAMA)Tanzania

From school student to confident business woman: How I turned my love for baking into a thriving business

I’m passionate about supporting other young women to succeed and have trained 15 of my fellow CAMFED Association sisters in baking.

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StorySecondary EducationZambia

Elizabeth: Dreaming of a future without limits

Material and emotional support from CAMFED raised my aspirations and academic achievements. Now, I’m thriving in school and hope to study Medicine in future.


StoryCommunity ChampionsZambia

My joy as a Zambian Teacher is seeing girls thrive in education

As a Teacher Mentor in rural Zambia for more than 12 years, I’m so happy when I see girls coming to school and being educated.…

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StoryCAMFED Association (CAMA)Malawi

Esnart: CAMFED’s support revealed my potential and helped me succeed in school

With CAMFED’s support, I completed secondary school, and now I’m on track to achieve my goal of becoming an independent woman.


StoryCAMFED Association (CAMA)Global

Hear from leaders in our pan-African sisterhood!

Supported by CAMFED in our education, now we're leading transformation in our communities as girls' education activists, entrepreneurs, climate-smart agriculture experts, educators, healthcare profess


StoryBusiness GuidesTanzania

Sara: How I cultivated a thriving agribusiness in rural Tanzania–and teach other women to do it too!

I’m now an educated leader and trailblazing agripreneur, committed to plowing back to my community by training other women in climate-smart agribusiness.


StoryCAMFED Association (CAMA)Zambia

Abigail Kaindu: I escaped the trap of poverty, just because I was given the opportunity to go to school

Abigail, a determined leader from Zambia, overcame poverty and completed her education with CAMFED support. Now, she’s a role model and education activist, working tirelessly…

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StoryLearner GuidesZambia


As National Chairperson for the CAMFED Association in Zambia, I'm a champion for other girls and young women in my communities, and committed to making…

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StoryCAMFED Association (CAMA)Malawi


CAMFED's support made my dream of training as a journalist a reality. Now, I amplify the voices of marginalized girls and women in Malawi through…


StoryLearner GuidesZimbabwe


I know how it feels to be excluded and underestimated due to my background and gender. Now, I’m changing the status quo for other girls…

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StoryCAMFED TeamGhana


As an education activist, I advocate for the rights of marginalized young people, especially persons with disabilities and girls.


StoryCAMFED Association (CAMA)Ghana


I’m Ayisha and I am on a mission to bring women from low-income communities in rural Ghana together in shea butter cooperatives to provide stable…

Thank you to our generous recent donors

Together we are breaking the cycle of poverty


Willette Scott-Ash $3.5

Thomas Danielson $106

Philip Cannon £31.4

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Dale Jacques $100

Venitta Johnson $10

Trinidad Pacheco $5.6

Claire Hogg $13

Barbara Luckhurst £70

Josh Wheeler £10

Barbara Smith $31.9

Laura Adamski $10.9

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Belinda Donald $31.6