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Just two weeks in and Maggie Nash - one of our amazing ambassadors - is only a few hundred dollars away from her $3000 fundraising target. We’re blown away! And she’s done it with an incredibly simple but clever idea. If you’ve signed on for Do It In A Dress and are now looking at your shiny new school dress wondering ‘am I really up for this?’ - you’re going to love meeting Maggie Nash! Maggie is surging towards her fundraising target with a campaign that’s an awesome example of how easy fundraising can be when you get a few essentials right....

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Kadiatu’s story

Educating girls goes way beyond the classroom! Do It In A Dress is all about raising money to educate girls in Africa, but that doesn’t just stop once you get a girl into the classroom. It turns out that arriving in the classroom is just the first step in a girl’s education. Once she’s there, there are some critical factors that massively impact her ability to thrive and one of the most significant is toilets. That’s right - toilets. We’ve discovered that poor or non-existent toilet facilities and hygiene practices is one of the most significant obstacles girls face as they strive to...

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Henrietta’s Story

Henrietta was just 11 years old when both her parents disappeared, leaving her with a tiny seven-month old sister to care for. She doesn’t really know what happened to them beyond what her granny told her: that her father died and her mother just disappeared. Living with the loss of her family made things incredibly difficult for Henrietta. And that hardship was made worse when she was forced to drop out of school. “I’d just go and help granny in the garden where she was growing cassava and potato leaves. I didn’t like it. I wanted an education, not to be a...

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