MY FIRST JOB PROGRAM | CHINA | EDUCATE GIRLS

My First Job program - Getting women into jobs

After successfully completing the My First Job Home Services training program, 10 women are already in jobs. Their lives have turned around. Many of these women are illiterate and have never been to school.


MY FIRST JOB PROGRAM | CHINA | EDUCATE GIRLS

Girls Just Like Me

Getting a chance to visit and chat to the My First Job girls was such a special and rewarding experience for me. Hearing first hand stories of girls needing to leave school at grade 3 because of family needs, domestic abuse, being severely burnt by a stepfather and never wanting to show your face in public, coping with single motherhood living in tents on the grassland with no food to supply your children was heart breaking.


MY FIRST JOB PROGRAM | CHINA | END POVERTY

With Brave Wings She Flies

Sangje was born to a poor family. She was not able to go to school but had to ‘grow up’ quickly and take care of her injured father and the daily household chores while her mother had to go out and find some work.


MY FIRST JOB PROGRAM | CHINA | EDUCATE GIRLS | VOCATIONAL SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIPS

You can make a girl's dream come true!

At Captivating, we work mostly to create genuine options for single mothers and out-of-school girls. And right now, we need your help. Over the past few months, our project teams have identified over 60 girls from remote locations who dropped out of school more than a year ago.


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MY FIRST JOB Program - Breaking the cycle of poverty

Hualdntso has never been to school but she understands the value of education and wants to be able to send her daughter to school and also university. Hualdnotso’s dream for her daughter is that she will be well educated and able to get a good job and be self-sustainable.


MY FIRST JOB PROGRAM | CHINA | EDUCATE GIRLS

A whole new world of opportunity

Last year Captivating piloted this new My First Job program with 10 young ladies who have fallen in love with cooking. Today, 9 of these girls have secured paid employment, using their new found skills in restaurants throughout Qinghai.


MY FIRST JOB PROGRAM | CHINA | EDUCATE GIRLS

My First Job Success!

by Andrew Colquhoun (Co-Founder & CEO Captivating International)

A few weeks ago I had an inspiring trip in Qinghai China and the privilege of spending 3 fantastic hours with some of the girls in the <...


MY FIRST JOB PROGRAM | CHINA | EDUCATE GIRLS

"MY FIRST JOB" Program update - Giving girls a future

It’s too late for school scholarships for girls who are past school age in China and still well behind in their education levels. Although gaining a basic education would be a great outcome, such solutions would take years to implement for girls we are...


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