THE GIRL EFFECT

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HIV/AIDS. did you know that we could solve huge world problems like hunger.You have the power to blow people’s minds. Everything you need to get started is right here. Better yet: sell them a t-shirt and give the proceeds to the girl effect. “Hey. do something with it. Make them a t-shirt. Show them a video. Start by asking. Put some posters and buttons in their hands so they can spread the word. talk it up make stuff put on an event . illiteracy and war just by supporting adolescent girls?” You’ll get their attention. poverty. And once you do. Click below.

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(And they didn’t even have this nifty little kit to do it. so they organized a school club that raises funds and awareness for girls in the developing world.org . campus group that calls themselves ‘the Girl effect’ hosts film screenings and events to raise funds and awareness for international girls’ organizations.) redwood hiGh Girl effeCt Club two girls watched the girl effect video and wanted to do more. post it on facebook. lombard-freid art eXhibit brandeis universitY a 15-member the work of seven young female artists was featured in a month-long exhibit.com/girleffect or email us at info@girleffect.THESE FOLKS DID THEIR OWN THING. did you do something for the girl effect? we want to know about it. the smiths the four member family is traveling the world in their family plane in 2010 spreading the word about the girl effect. 10% of proceeds went to the girl effect.

your co-workers.talk it up There’s no better way to fuel the girl effect than showing others what it’s all about. The more people who know. your family. And download any or all of these videos to share with everyone your friends. your community. powerpoint videos . the better. Use the PowerPoint to tell people about girls in the developing world.

everyone benefits. look at a girl as the most powerful force of change on the planet.from global leaders to local champions.powerpoint download pC: download mac: videos the Girl effect Girl effect rising i dare You take a girl in poverty and give her the resources she needs . download: download: download: . folks are starting to get behind the girl effect .

download: addis anita shumi she would start the girl effect if her husband would let her. she started a beekeeping business to put her and her siblings through school. addis’ childhood was over.kidan sanchita videos she has plans. she also staged a hunger strike to avoid childhood marriage. the right opportunity at the right moment . her own savings . a vegetable patch.and her brother’s school fees. download: a pioneer. anita changed the future she was born in to. how do you choose between your child’s education and your family’s survival? download: one small cow. one giant leap for mankind. at age 11. download: download: . how a $60 microloan from braC turned into a cow. but there are other plans.and shumi can change the face of her village thanks to braC’s support. the girl effect in action. her education was the first casualty.

get the G out there! logos wallpapers buttons stickers posters t-shirts .MAKE STUFF Want to get the word out? Make some girl effect gear and wear it with pride. share buttons. Put posters up.

download: loGos put the Gs on your screen and pass them on to others. here are a handful of versions to bring variety to your gear.com/girleffect . stickers.facebook. templates for posters.the girl effect logos are to be used and shared. download: wallpaper share your ideas . t-shirts and buttons are provided but perhaps you’ve got your own idea.post what you’ve done on www.

order online: design and order your own buttons . 2. Check out sites like: everyone loves buttons. download: . 3. order online: short on time? upload a template or logo to one of these websites and order: stickers-4-less or Zazzle. or head to the craft store and pick up some sticker paper . speedy buttons and Zazzle.make at home: see what you can do with a blank button and a permanent marker. here’s a idea of what to get: staples sticker paper.it’s as easy as 1.print and apply! here’s an idea of what to get: staples sticker paper. download: Girl effeCt. buttons start the stiCkers make at home: feeling a little crafty? head to your local paper store and pick up sticker paper to use with your inkjet print.

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Got a design that really rocks? submit it to threadless and see if it’s a winner. Girl effeCt. i m a boY start the Girl effeCt. download: Have an idea that’s not on here? Let us know at info@girleffect. be sure to let others know on facebook.t-shirts make at home: Got a magic marker and a blank t-shirt? or perhaps iron-on is your deal? if so. upload a template provided or design your own. order online: irons and markers not your cup of tea? Check out one of these websites: Cafe press or Custom ink. start the Girl effeCt. start the for the Girl effeCt.org or post to facebook.com/girleffect . head home and heat up the creativity! here’s an idea of what ironon material to get: avery t-shirt transfers. head to your local craft store and purchase inkjet t-shirt iron-on materials. Grab some blank t-shirts on your way out.

PUT ON AN EVENT fundraiser Girl effect Club party What if your next party supported the girl effect? Maybe you’re looking for that group to belong to but just haven’t found the right niche. . Here’s your chance to do something that fits your interests and helps girls.

not just for them but for you.make some posters. set up a fundraising page on Global Giving. 3.000? it all makes a difference. . post a message on facebook. make your own Youtube video and share with everyone. set out a goal for your fundraising: $10. the opportunities to get the word out are endless. decide if you want to raise funds for a specific organization working to unleash the girl effect or if you’d rather raise money for the girl effect fund. $5. $200. we’ve made it simple for you to do so. 5. 2. create t-shirts and buttons to sell.a fundraiser raising money for girls in poverty is powerful . share the videos and the powerpoint every chance you get and then direct people to your fundraiser. here are some tips: 1.and the girl effect gain momentum. start to publicize . 4. watch your work pay off .

etc. hold a garage sale or auction . and show the girl effect video .facebook. cards. and sell them . simply ask your contacts to support a great cause share your ideas . Create your own bowl or walk-a-thon .com/girleffect . put on a car wash .post what you’ve done on www. cookies. make girl effect stuff and sell it . ask for donations.need ideas of how to raise funds? . host a dinner. make art.

Create ‘G’ cookies or a girl effect cake. share your ideas . people can donate to the girl effect on your behalf.a partY looking to add a new dimension to your next holiday party? tired of getting gifts you don’t need? let us give you some ideas to change it up. put up posters. showing the videos and more.com/girleffect . download a logo for your invites (or upload a logo for evites).post what you’ve done on www. then show the videos and encourage guests to spread the word by joining facebook.facebook. put a girl effect theme to your party. make some gear to wear and give away.com/girleffect. raising funds. Check out: Global Giving. whether you’re getting married. having a kid or turning a year older. Global Giving makes it easy to set up a gift registry.

start simple and determine what your club wants to do . host a speaker. your club can do all of these things! a Girl effeCt Club here is a small CheCklist of how to start a Club: 1. 2. communications leaders. send emails. put on a fundraiser. 7. make merchandise. classmates or friends and create a girl effect club. of course. decide what your club will do. . 5. or raise funds.create a club facebook page. etc. start meeting and give members roles (secretary. events coordinator. tell us about your club by posting something to facebook.raise awareness about the girl effect. 4. 6. put posters up. invite others to join . determine how often your club will meet and where it will meet. watch your club grow.). etc.rally your co-workers. 3. show films that help others understand today’s realities. hold speaking events.

What else do you want to know? What other tools do you need? Let us know via email at info@girleffect.org or a post on www.com/girleffect .facebook.