Supporters of Because I am a Girl

Girls can change the world, but they can’t do it without your help!

Our inspiring supporters inspire us every day! From coast-to-coast, Canadians are changing the future for girls in developing countries around the world. Through your support, you can empower those around you to make a difference for the future of women and girls everywhere.

We thank our supporters like you for giving your energy, time and passion to the movement. By raising awareness and funds for girls and women, you are changing the future for everyone.

Get to know a few of our amazing Because I am a Girl supporters and see how their exciting fundraising efforts are making a real difference around the world.

A distant view of Mt. Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, Africa.
Plan Staffer to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro for Because I am a Girl

There ain’t no mountain high enough for Stacey Jewer, especially in the fight for girls’ rights! Learn more »

A group of girls proudly stand behind their lemonade stand.
Making a difference, one pink lemonade at a time

10-year-old Emmy leads her friends in a neighbourhood-wide Pink LemonAid stand fundraising blitz! Learn more »

Group of 13 Canadian women on top of Vancouver island's biggest mountain
Climbing new heights for girls’ education

13 Canadian women took on the challenge of hiking up one of Vancouver Island’s biggest mountains in support of girls’ education. See their journey unfold! Learn more »

Swimmers diving into lake
Courageous swimmers

5 female swimmers dove into Lake Ontario to undertake a 300km swim across the length of the lake, all in support of Because I am a Girl! See how this recording-breaking swim took shape. Learn more »

Handstand master Christopher Taylor
Handstand marathoner Christopher Taylor

Christopher Taylor is turning upside down in support of Because I am a Girl! This handstand master is using his unique talent to raise awareness and funds to empower girls around the world. Learn more »

11 year old Diviya with a certificate for her winning speech
11-year-old powerhouse, Diviya

Diviya made her support for Because I am a Girl known at a recent Toronto speech competition where the 11-year-old knocked the socks off everyone in the audience. Listen to her winning speech! Learn more »

Judith and her daughters loading books out of the car
Good Reads, Good Deeds Book Swap organizer Judith!

Judith rallied her daughters, granddaughters, friends and family to attend her Good Reads, Good Deeds Book Swap to share her passion for books and her support for Because I am a Girl. See how this new fundraiser made it all come to life! Learn more »

Yoga instructor and philanthropist Megan Campbell
Yoga fundraiser, Megan Campbell

Expert yoga teacher and philanthropist Megan Campbell is using her passion for yoga to support girls around the world. Learn about her annual Yogathon in support of Because I am a Girl. Learn more »

Check out our list of ways YOU can support Because I am a Girl!

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