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  • 2014 Female Filmmaker Award

    We are thrilled to announce that Alexandria Bombach and Mo Scrapelli are the recipients of the 2014 Speranza Female Filmmaker Award for their documentary Frame By Frame.  The film tells the story of Afghan photojournalists fighting to recalim their country's identity after a devestating media blackout was lifted. Let us introduce you to these dynamic, accomplished and inspiring women: Alexandria is an Emmy award-winning documentary filmmaker who lives on the road.   Read More...

  • Golf Fore Africa bringing Hope through Water

    Last week the Speranza team was in beautiful Scottsdale, Arizona to attend Golf Fore Africa's annual Strong Women Strong World luncheon. This year’s theme was “Water Changes Everything” and brought together over 400 strong women (and a few strong men) from the Scottsdale area to educate and motivate them to join in the work being done to help women facing enormous challenges due to lack of access to clean water.  Watch the video below to see one young girl's story of the hope...  Read More...

  • The ONE AYA Summit

         Our founder Kathy Treat is in DC this week to speak at the ONE AYA Summit, and we could not be more excited to be joining such an inspiring group of speakers and attendees!   Hosted at Google's DC headquarters, the summit will focus on issues facing women and girls in the developing world.  Over the next few days, we will be learning what it means to be born female in Africa, and what we, along with girls and women in Africa, can do to help people meet their full po...  Read More...

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