Tag: Keeping girls in school

Extraordinary Milestone for KEEP!

Fundraising Milestone Keep Girls In School

Thanks to your support, KEEP has reached an extraordinary milestone: We have now raised more than $50,000 for the Kakenya Center for Excellence! All of your donations – large and small – have added up to produce an… Read More

JJMS starts KEEP club!

Tremendous news! A group of John Jay Middle School students have formed a new club, Students Supporting KEEP, under the guidance of faculty advisor Laura Atwell. After learning about the many benefits of educating girls around the world,… Read More

2016 Success: Innovative Ideas Raised Thousands for our Girls

Hurrah! We at KEEP are jumping up and down with gratitude to our fabulous supporters! Thanks to your generosity, we reached our 2016 goal to sponsor the tuition for every sixth grade girl at the Kakenya Center for… Read More

KEEP Fall News Update

2 KEEP Sisters Graduate

KEEP Superstars Start College Our first KEEP graduates are starting college this fall! Poonam and Resham Khatun have matriculated at Arvind Mahila College in Patna, a women’s college affiliated with Magadh University. Although their older sister was married… Read More

KEEP Gift Cards

We are pleased to offer KEEP Gift Cards, the perfect solution to a variety of gift-giving conundrums. Instead of chocolates or flowers, consider giving a KEEP gift card for… • Your child’s teacher at the end of the… Read More

KEEP the Change Program Grows

On February 2, two of the co-founders of Students for KEEP, Susannah Rogers and Emily Pickup, visited four local merchants. Their goal: Spread the word about KEEP’s fundraising efforts to support Apne Aap, and ask the merchants to… Read More

Ruchira Gupta Visits Katonah

Ruchira visits KEEP in Katonah

On the evening of October 11th, Apne Aap founder Ruchira Gupta presented to a standing-room only crowd at the Katonah Village Library, sharing her perspective on the fight against modern-day slavery and sex trafficking. The presentation was held… Read More