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SHARE in Africa

SHARE in Africa

100 Beach Dr. NE, Suite 1703, Saint Petersburg (FL), 33701, United States

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(908) 451-2067

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About SHARE in Africa is a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization that supports girls’ education in Africa.
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Mission Our mission is to empower girls in Africa through education.

Website: http://www.shareinafrica.org

Motto: "Today a Reader, Tomorrow a Leader"
Description In Africa, SHARE:
* sponsors secondary school scholarships
* delivers internet to schools
* runs girls’ reading classes
* renovates schools
* builds libraries and dining halls
* installs electricity
* equips SHARE rooms with books and school supplies

In the US, SHARE:
* raises awareness for the global issue of girls' education
* holds fund-raising events to support SHARE's work in Africa
* gives presentations to community organizations
* promotes youth involvement
Awards Invited speaker at the White House, March 8, 2011
100th Anniversary of International Women's Day

Feature story in The Wall Street Journal, August 2011

Reverend James Finnegan Community Service Award for Outstanding Organization, DeSales U Club, 2014

Guest on The Nate Berkus Show (NBC), February 2011

Interviewed on One-On-One with Steve Adubato (PBS), February 2011

BBC Radio Interview, 2010

United Nations Foundation Youth Achievement Recognition, 2010

National Prudential Spirit of Community Award, 2010

New Jersey State Governor's Jefferson Award, 2010

National Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes, 2010

Oprah Radio Interview, 2009

Teen Activist of the Month, Teen Voices Magazine, 2009
Founded June 2008 by Shannon McNamara www.shareinafrica.org
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