Microsoft YouthSpark: A Real Spark of Change

By Linda Lockhart. Sep 21, 2012 Meet Mary Mwende, a young woman from Kenya and Global Give Back Circle beneficiary whose experience gaining technology skills...

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USAID: Global Give Back Fact Sheet

By Linda Lockhart. Aug 6, 2014

The Global Give Back Circle integrates mentoring, private sector investment and local community support in a circle of empowerment that guides a disadvantaged...

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Hibo Attends Summit in London

By Linda Lockhart. Aug 21, 2014

Let me start by first saying that I was honored to have been granted the opportunity to attend the #YouthForChange and Girl Summit 2014 events, which took...

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Global Give Back Circle – India Launches

By Linda Lockhart. May 25, 2015

Global Give Back Circle – India launched its pilot on May 1st, 2015. Twenty girls from Magic Bus India Foundation were selected to be a part of the First...

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The White House: FACT SHEET: Advancing Democracy, Human Rights, Gender Equality, Wildlife Conservation, and Governance in Africa

By Linda Lockhart. Jul 26, 2015

The United States is committed to supporting African countries’ efforts to strengthen democratic institutions, support civil society, advance gender...

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British High Commission Nairobi: Pokot Girls Rescued from FGM and Child Marriage Graduate

By Linda Lockhart. Sep 16, 2015

100 girls in West Pokot rescued from FGM and child marriage graduate with entrepreneurial and ICT skills. Head of DFID Kenya Lisa Phillips recently attended...

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Global Give Back Circle – Half the Sky Movement

By Linda Lockhart. Oct 1, 2015

Empowering girls transforms communities. Half the Sky Movement documents the Global Give Back Circle Educate ‘HER’ Parade in Kenya.

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USAID: Girls, Mentorship, and the Private Sector

By Linda Lockhart. Nov 18, 2015

Resilience. The development community sees resilience as a bridge between emergency response and long-term development. Yet, it can be difficult to understand...

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Beneficiary, Sarah, Speaks in Plenary Session at FHI 360 Summit

By Linda Lockhart. Jun 1, 2016

Catherine M. Russell: Ambassador-At-Large for Global Women’s Issues, U.S. Department of State and Sarah Muthoni, Global Give Back Circle Beneficiary....

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Stories of Girls Rescued from FGM

By Linda Lockhart. Oct 1, 2016

Africa Genesis TV interviews Global Give Back Circle beneficiaries, as they share their rescue story.

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Global Give Back Circle

By Linda Lockhart. Dec 19, 2016

Global Give Back Circle Beneficiary, Faith Chepkiror, shares her story and the brave story of other Kenyan girls.

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How Father Defied Culture To Support Daughter’s Education in West Pokot

By Linda Lockhart. Oct 11, 2017

Violence Against Women is taking root in most parts of the country and the perpetrators are viewing it as a normal practice in a family or community. The...

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USAID: From Disadvantaged Girls to Global Ambassadors

By Linda Lockhart. Nov 26, 2017

Unlike most girls born into poverty, three young Kenyan women – all recipients of scholarships and mentorship opportunities from the Global Give Back...

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By Linda Lockhart. May 30, 2018

On May 19th, the Global Give Back Circle hosted its 2018 Annual Renewal Ceremony in Nairobi, Kenya. This year’s theme was ‘Giving Back,’...

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United at Last: A Mentee Meets Her Mentor After 8 Years of Writing Letters

By Linda Lockhart. Jul 2, 2018

On June 23, 2018, Global Give Back Circle mentor, Naomi Lanoi, met her mentee Faustina Christine Wangari for the very first time ever. After eight years...

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How An Alumna Economically Empowers Locals In Baringo County

By Linda Lockhart. Aug 3, 2018

We love to see our alumni thriving in life and giving back. Sylvia Mwangi, a beneficiary who graduated high school from Starehe Girls’ Centre in...

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Strategizing to Achieve BIG!

By Linda Lockhart. Mar 2, 2019

“I have always dreamt of becoming an engineer. Engineering is a course most people think ladies cannot manage. I would like to prove them wrong.”...

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Disruptive Innovation fueled by Empathy

By Linda Lockhart. Jun 19, 2019

Have things always been this good for you? Not at all, before attending university my family was shunned and discriminated against because my father believed...

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