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Mukonkole Maki Prescilia

Mukonkole Maki Prescilia is one of GMF’s girls who are still awaiting sponsorship. Mukonkole is in 1st Primary B at the GMF School, and she dreams of becoming a teacher herself someday. Her favorite subject is French, which she enjoys both reading … Continue reading

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Dedicated volunteer Chloe’s first trip to the GMF School

After over a year of working closely with Noella, the different members that make up our team of exceptional volunteers and the hardworking staff at the Georges Malaika School for Girls, I was finally able to make the trip all … Continue reading

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Holly Rilinger describes her trip to the GMF School

My trip to the Congo started out as what sounded like an interesting project. It ended up being something that changed the course of my life. When I agreed to create a PE program for GMF I took a couple … Continue reading

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First rose at the GMF School

A sign of great things to come!  

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Tribute to Sabine Kyabutembo, Rest in Peace

We at GMF were deeply saddened to hear the tragic news that Sabine Kyabutembo, a young woman living in the village of Kalebuka and older sister to one of our GMF girls died this past Saturday from complications caused after … Continue reading

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2012 NYC Marathon-All for Africa marathon runners

One of our GMF runners in the All for Africa marathon is Paulina Littlefield. This will be Paulina’s first marathon, and she will run it just three days after she finishes nursing school! Paulina has committed to raise $2,500.00. We … Continue reading

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Support GMF marathon runner Samantha Turrin, running her second marathon for our School!

The 2012 NYC Marathon-All for Africa marathon on November 4 is drawing closer. Five of our supporters are currently preparing to run this road race in order to raise much needed funds for GMF. One of those running is Samantha … Continue reading

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Girls playing at the GMF School this morning

   

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Sting performs at Cinema for Peace 2012 event, hosted by Noëlla

Noëlla took the opportunity as host of the Cinema for Peace event on September 25 to ask for peace in the Democratic Republic of Congo. She spoke too about the importance of empowering children through education. Sting and Trudie Styler were attendees … Continue reading

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Noella to present Sting and wife Trudie Styler with the ‘International Green Film Award’ as host of Cinema for Peace New York 2012

Noella has been asked to host the Cinema for Peace New York 2012 event tonight September 25. The aim of the Cinema for Peace Foundation is to highlight and support film projects which center on “humanitarian and justice issues such as … Continue reading

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