A Year of School
The longer a girl stays in school, the less likely she is to become a bride. She meets friends and mentors who encourage her to dream big. She gains self-confidence and learns that her voice matters. School also gives her more economic opportunities, which lets her own her future. $181 can cover all of one girls’ costs to attend school for a year – from school fees to supplies and transportation. This makes sure she’s given the same opportunities that are often only given to boys.