Special Event: With Kenya Grant Partner May 20
Please join us for a morning with Margaret Ikiara of CIFORD, Kenya
EMPOWERING WOMEN & GIRLS IN RURAL KENYA
May 20th, 10:30am – noon
Ballard NW Senior Center, 5429 32nd Avenue NW, Seattle
Margaret Ikiara is the Founder and Executive Director of CIFORD (Community Initiatives for Rural Development), a Pangea Giving partner since 2012 in a semi-arid region of Kenya. With degrees in Agriculture and Animal Husbandry, she has guided CIFORD since 2002 and instituted a broad range of programs to address rural poverty and women’s rights. She will be talking with us about her work empowering women and girls, changing the debilitating practice of FGM, and teaching sustainable agriculture in the semi-arid region of NE Kenya. Margaret is an accomplished farmer as well as a leader of change. We hope you can join us for this special presentation and discussion with Margaret She is guaranteed to inspire!