Alone, Together: A No-Gala, gala


June 4, 2020 | 6:00pm
PST

Due to the extreme nature of the Coronavirus pandemic, we’ve come to accept that gatherings in large groups may happen for another year. However, our commitment to host the most important event of the year IWANTtoBE presented by Beedie Foundation cannot be put on hold.

Why a virtual event?

We can’t look at gender as a side issue nor as a distraction from the current crisis. What we do now will affect the lives of so many women and girls for years to come. The future of the 500 girls we sponsor, mentor, and build schools for depends entirely on our generosity. We cannot stop our fundraising efforts now.

 

That’s why our team has recalibrated and are delighted to host our first ever virtual fundraiser, completely online: Alone, Together: A No-Gala, gala, presented by Beedie Foundation.

IWANTtoBe 2019

WHAT TO EXPECT:

• A live event hosted by One Girl Can Ambassador and Canadian actress, Mackenzie Davis

• Live interviews from 2 of our scholarship students in Nairobi

• Live auction to fund scholarships for high school and university students in Kenya

Silent auction featuring premium wines and exclusive health and beauty gift packages. NOW OPEN - Start Bidding >

• Live music by musician, Rainsford

 

Plus, follow us on Instagram or sign up for our email newsletter (in the footer below) for more exciting event announcements.

 

LOCATION:

All from the safety and comfort of your own home. (We'll send out the live streaming link prior to the event)

 

ATTIRE:

Casual, formal, or something in between. Choose your own adventure!

 

IWANTtoBe 2019

TICKETS:

The online event will not be ticketed so everyone is welcome!

 

However, if you feel that from the money you’ll save on taxis, babysitters, and cocktails, etc. you could consider a donation to help support One Girl Can's ongoing projects, we would be most appreciative.

 

All donations of $99 or more will receive a gift from AG Hair featuring their latest hair products, plus a 12oz bottle of the new Hands Free Hand Sanitizer Gel (total value $95).

 

100% of all donations and proceeds from the event will go directly to funding scholarships for girls living in extreme poverty in Kenya

 

How to register:

 

1. Visit our event registration page.

 

2. Choose a donation amount, or use this link to register without donating.

 

3. Make sure to check "Save My Info" on the second step of the form to register and create an account.

 

4. Complete the form as instructed.

 

Still have questions?

Send us an email at [email protected].

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What can my donation provide For a Sponsor a high school student

$50Help fund tuition for a high school girl

$250Fund six months of high school for a girl

$500Fully sponsor a girl for one year, including tuition and board

$21Fund six months of high school for a girl

$42Fully sponsor a girl for one year, including tuition and board

$84Fully sponsor two girls for one year, including tuition and board

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$300Co-sponsor a university student

$500Buy a laptop for a first year university student

$1000Cover tuition expenses for a university student for one year

$3500Fully sponsor a girl for one year of university, including tuition, living expenses and laptop

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$42Buy a laptop for a first year university student

$84Cover tuition expenses for a university student for one year

$292Fully sponsor a girl for one year of university, including tuition, living expenses and laptop

What can my donation provide For a Build A School

$50Buy 35 cinderblocks to help build one wall of a classroom at Ushirika School.

$100Buy 4 bags of cement to help the building of Ushirika School.

$250Buy a door and framing for a classroom at Ushirika School.

$10Your monthly donation buys 44 cinderblocks to help build a wall at Ushirika School

$17Your monthly donation buys a window for a classroom for Ushirika School

$25Your monthly donation buys a desk and bench for 2 students at Ushirika School

What can my donation provide For a Ushirika COVID-19 Relief

$50Provides one girl with three lunches per week for two months.

$75Provides one girl with three lunches a week and sanitary napkins for three months.

$150Provides one girl with three lunches a week and sanitary napkins for six months.

$10Provide continued support for 12 high school girls in the Kibera slum.

$20Provide continued support for 24 high school girls in the Kibera slum.

$30Provide continued support for 36 high school girls in the Kibera slum.

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