Girl Rising Charity Event

Girl Rising Charity Event

80+ guests attended the screening of “Girl Rising”, an emotional film/documentary following the hard struggles of 9 girls around the world to get educated. So far, 716 euros has been raised locally to contribute to the charity.

 

Courtesy of Carmen Blike, photos of the event can be viewed here:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/118355833@N04/sets/72157642242224355/

 

For further information regarding “Girl Rising” and to share the movement, please visit www.girlrising.com

 

For information concerning other such initiatives discussed during the event, please visit the following:

www.helpkenyankids.org

http://www.meetkate.nl/

For people who would like to help locally, there is a women’s shelter at Notre Dame De La Paix ,10 Rue De Gramont, Nice, where you can donate money, clothes and children’s toys and food. Please contact: Catherine MARQUET (06 12 96 62 77 or cathlmc@yahoo.fr

 

Currently, we are discussing possible rescreenings of “Girl Rising” in locations such as the EDHEC Business School, Cinéma Mercure (Place Garibaldi), Skema and several schools. The local core team shall also be initiating a Facebook group for those of you interested to get involved and join the team.

 

For further information on the networks who collaborated together to make this event possible:

 

PWN Nice Côte d’Azur

Website: www.pwnnice.net

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PWNNice

Twitter: @PWNNice

Contact: President@PWNNice.net

 

IPN

Website: www.the-IPN.net

https://www.facebook.com/IPNetwork?ref=hl

Contact: contact@the-IPN.net

 

Smart-Up Hub

Facebook (page): https://www.facebook.com/HubNice

Facebook (group): https://www.facebook.com/groups/thehubnice/

Twitter: @TheHubNice

Contact: thehubnice@gmail.com

 

Thank you from all of us!