19 May, 2021EDUCATE GIRLS | CAPTIVATING’S ONE MORE YEAR SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM | CHINA
Strong Will to Study
Despite her good grades, it was still unlikely for Lhamo to proceed to college. Her mother had difficulty sending her to school so she decided to stay at home and help out with the household chores.
4 May, 2021EDUCATE GIRLS | CHINA | MY FIRST JOB PROGRAM
New Skills and Confidence
I only went to school for three years as a little girl because my parents couldn’t afford to send me anymore. Now that I have a son, I know it is my duty to provide for him but it is not easy when I have no education or skills. I am Jorbakyid and this is my story.
9 March, 2021EDUCATE GIRLS | CHINA | END POVERTY | HUSKY ENERGY TAILORING SKILLS PROGRAM FOR WOMEN
Overcoming Challenges through Perseverance
Quijangtso first applied in the Husky Energy Tailoring Skills Program for Women in 2019 with the recommendation of the project coordinator and teachers. Faced with a lot of challenges, Quijangtso did not back down and continued to persevere.
21 February, 2021EDUCATE GIRLS | CAPTIVATING’S ONE MORE YEAR SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM | CHILD SPONSORSHIP | CHINA
Giving Back to the Person who Raised Her
Puyuxia, 19, comes from a rural area. She lives with her grandfather who raised her by himself ever since she was a little girl. Puyuxia's father died in an accident while her mother left them in search of a better life.
12 February, 2021EDUCATE GIRLS | CHINA | END POVERTY | MY FIRST JOB PROGRAM
One Year On and Thriving
In July 2019, 120 women joined the My First Job Assistant Chef Program, spread out across four programs held in different regions. Sixty of these women have already concluded their internships. Among them is Sonam, who is now thriving in the restaurant where she works. Here is her story.
28 January, 2021EDUCATE GIRLS | CHINA | END POVERTY | HUSKY ENERGY TAILORING SKILLS PROGRAM FOR WOMEN
Genjyid's Quality Garments
Genjyid's parents died when she was a little girl and so she missed the opportunity to go to school. She and her sister took care of each other. She now lives with her daughter who has just started kindergarten. She wants to give her a better life than she had but has little job opportunities. When she joined the Husky Energy Tailoring Skills Program for Women, her life changed.