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In honor of International Day of the Girl | Special message from ‘Girls First’ , India

I just returned from Bihar, one of India’s poorest states, where 3,400 girls from rural villages have just completed the CorStone Girls First program. This wasn’t my first trip – I think I’ve been to India more than a half-dozen times at this point – and I expected to feel the way I often do […]

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CorStone | eNews November 2013

Girls First – Bihar update: 2,000+ adolescent girls attending peer-support program in rural India Launched in Bihar in July, over 2,000 adolescent girls in 68 schools in rural Bihar are attending our weekly Girls First program. Bihar is one of India’s poorest states, with many girls of low caste forced to drop out of school and marry by […]

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