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Girl Rising Screening

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Edmonton Public Library

4211 106 Street Northwest

Edmonton, AB T6J 6L7

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Girl Rising journeys around the globe to witness the strength of the human spirit and the power of education to change the world. Viewers get to know nine unforgettable girls living in the developing world: ordinary girls who confront tremendous challenges and overcome nearly impossible odds to pursue their dreams. Prize-winning authors put the girls’ remarkable stories into words, and renowned actors give them voice.

The feature film includes stories from Egypt, Afghanistan, Nepal, India, Sierra Leone, Haiti, Peru, Ethiopia and Cambodia, written by acclaimed female writers and voiced by some of the world’s finest actors including, Meryl Streep, Liam Neeson, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Amitabh Bachchan, Kareena Kapoor, Freida Pinto, Priyanka Chopra.

For more information, please contact: walk@care.ca

Tickets are free, though if you would prefer to make a donation, it can be made in person at the event or can you donate directly online here.

Your donation will help CARE fight poverty and defend dignity in the worlds poorest communities. All donations of $10 or more are eligible for a charitable tax receipt.

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