Educating girls is one of the most effective ways in which to raise the standard of living in a community. Yet, in most third world countries, girls are exactly the ones not receiving an education – being forced into early marriages, or forced to work in sweat shops, or simply denied because they are girls.
Malala Yousafzai was shot by the Taliban for wanting an education, another young woman was raped and murdered in Delhi as she rode the bus home from college. These are just the stories we hear about on the news…most never get reported.
We can do so much more…here are ways to help