June 2022: Sometimes all that’s needed is the sincerity of a listening ear. 50-
year-old Dorothy explained her circumstances to a Girl Power Team Leader living
in her community. Team Leaders are selected based upon their civic activities in
their communities and for their sensitivity to seek out and address families at risk.
Dorothy and her husband are raising five children through subsistence farming.
Dorothy explained they did not have the kind of extended family support to help
her move from subsistence to profit making in her farming activities. The donation
of a farming supplies Empowerment Package assured Dorothy that she is not alone
in her struggle to help her family survive and thrive. A donation from the Girl
Power Africa General Fund has given Dorothy a farming supplies Empowerment
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