Monthly Archives: May 2018

Yvette Cishi – Sewing Workshop Class of 2018

18 years old, Yvette Cishi doesn’t mind her long walk to attend Action Kivu’s Sewing Workshop. She is one of the 43 girls and women in the Class of 2018 – eager to learn all she can and graduate with a sewing kit complete with a pedal-powered Singer machine to start her own business! This

Brigitte’s Vision for Girls in Congo and Around the World

Brigitte’s face lights up when she talks about her future as a lawyer: “At school, my classmates are already calling me lawyer for standing up for their rights. I often like to defend my colleagues who are innocent and sometimes punished for no reason.” With financial support to pursue law school, 18-year-old Brigitte plans to