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    Women-Led Charities We Love – Rent the Runway

    Check out Rent The Runway’s blog featuring WGEF & Founder, Karen Sugar as one of their favorite women-led charities!

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    2014 Client Survey

    It’s Here! WGEF’s 2014 client survey, highlighting the critical impact of our program for women and families in northern Uganda! The results show: 67% of respondents report their children are in school more consistently Increases in food security, including nutrition and frequency 93% report increase of peace in their households “I am able to support […]

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    From the Field : Jennifer’s Story

                            Jennifer Tabu is 38 years old and lives in the town of Gulu in Northern Uganda. She is married and has three children with two of them currently in school. For the past 4 years, Jennifer has been working hard to manage her […]

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    Breaking Taboos: the Healthy Periods Initiative

    ​Just imagine attending school or work without toilets or drinking water. Imagine attending a school with a single latrine for all the students, or that the latrine is smelly, with no toilet paper and the door no longer closes. Just imagine attending work or school when you have your period. This is the reality for women and girls in […]

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Phone: 303.520.7656
E-mail: info@wgefund.org
Address: PO Box 6283 Denver, CO 80206

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RED-ANTLER-Rent-the-runway-new-LOGO

Women-Led Charities We Love – Rent the Runway

Check out Rent The Runway’s blog featuring WGEF & Founder, Karen Sugar as one of their favorite women-led charities!

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Featured in Westword!

We are honored to be featured in a story by Westword in their blog – please read and be inspired! Years ago, in what she calls a moment of brilliance or insanity, Karen Sugar decided to start an international development organization for women. Sugar began by looking for a location where women had the most critical need […]

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litgroup

2014 Client Survey

It’s Here! WGEF’s 2014 client survey, highlighting the critical impact of our program for women and families in northern Uganda! The results show: 67% of respondents report their children are in school more consistently Increases in food security, including nutrition and frequency 93% report increase of peace in their households “I am able to support […]

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*2014 Top-Rated Nonprofit*

Congrats! We’ve won a spot on the 2014 Top-Rated List! The final results are in. Our supporters have spoken, and we’ve earned a spot on the GreatNonprofits’ 2014 Top Rated List! WOMENS GLOBAL EMPOWERMENT FUND is listed as a final winner on their leaderboard. We’ll be featured on their site, their 2014 Top-Rated List, and […]

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