Introducing myself and my journal: Zero Tolerance To Girl-Hawking,Instead send them to school

Posted March 2, 2014 from Nigeria

About Me:My name is Hajia Abimbola Fawehinmi, a Nigerian-American. I am a product of a Single Parent family of four children.My mother got be-widowed very early in her life.She had to fend for us children all alone.I had both my primary and secondary education in Nigeria, then i attended Howard University, Washington DC USA, for my college degree. I am happily married to my college beau, and we are blessed with very delightful children & grand-children. I am presently working on my NGO's mission to empower girls and women, especially, the indigent but brilliant ones, who out number the privileged few. I am targeting the rural areas where the poor girls and women are in great concentration( Southwestern Nigeria).

My Passions:To avail indigent girls with quality education, so she will be ready as an educated woman, to navigate life's challenges.

My Challenges:Successful fund raising to give scholarships to the girls.

My Vision for the Future:A peaceful world of more educated women, who will impact thier communities positively.

My Areas of Expertise:Fashion Designer, to use the effect of the runway, to enhance the self-esteem of the Girl-Children

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  • Nusrat Ara
    Mar 03, 2014
    Mar 03, 2014

    Dear friend,

    Welcome to WorldPulse! You are now part of a thriving community of women from all parts of the world. See the Online Community Getting Started Guide to learn more about networking in our community:

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    I look forward to hearing your voice in the community!

    In friendship,

  • Kika Katchunga
    Mar 04, 2014
    Mar 04, 2014

    Bienvenue dans notre communauté mondiale. Ça fait tellement plaisir de vous avoir parmi nous. Ici tu trouveras d’autre personne qui élève leur voix puissante entre des partage leurs rêve et leur vision .soit aussi libre car la porte est grandement ouverte pour vous aussi des postes tes journal et tes commentaire. A nouveau la Bienvenue

  • Raquel Jacobs
    Mar 08, 2014
    Mar 08, 2014


    You are welcome to the World Pulse Community! A great place to connect with women across the globe to exchange ideas and opportunities that can change our lives.

    I hope you find it as resourceful and inspiring as I have.