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raised of £5,000 target by 31 supporters

    Weʼve raised £627 to Help WSNet provide educational material for The MaryWayaNetball Foundation. Give Mary a High5! (5 Euros, 5 Pounds, 5 Dollars or Rand 20)

    The Mary Waya Netball Academy, Lilongwe, Malawi.
    Funded on Monday, 31st August 2020

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    The Mary Waya Netball Academy needs your help - PLEASE give us a High5!

    The Womens' Sports Network (WSNet) has partnered with Mary Waya Foundation (MYF) to translate NETBALLMoJo into Chichewa (The principal language in Malawi) and produce NETBALLMoJo to distribute FREE to the netballing community in Malawi.

    NETBALLMoJo is an inspiring educational resource that has been voluntarily written by top sport scientists, leading coaches and educational tutors. NETBALLMoJo aims to empower girls and women with information on how to be the best netballer they can be, while also gently building confidence to tackle specific female challenges in sport and life.

    The challenges facing women and girls in Malawi are very different from our young women in Europe and USA. With your “High 5!” help, we can expand the NETBALLMoJo to inspire young women in Malawi to be great netballers but also adapt NETBALLMoJo to help deal with cultural issues around child marriage/'beading', FMG and safeguarding. Malawi is not only the third poorest country in the world but also has slow and expensive internet - making it difficult for rural comunities to get this information.

    "My body, my choice"

    Your High 5! will make a difference to young women by not only offering practical advice around menstruation and personal wellbeing but also offer guiding principles around sensitive cultural issues. Understanding that you don’t have to get married at 12 or how young girls can cope with menstruation each month when they own no underwear will help girls cope with day to day living.

    This project will not only benefit young women but also help ALL women in local communities learn that it is OK to say NO! So give our girls a “High 5!” donation and you'll be helping young women in Malawi with an opportunity to be great netballers and live better lives.

    With your help WSNet can -

    Your High5! will let us update, translate & extend NETBALLMoJo in Chichewa, re-shoot the pix, print & deliver 1000 copies to the Mary Waya Netball Academy in Lilongwe, Malawi.

    If you donate £15+ - please send a street address to info@WSNet.co.uk & we'll send you a copy of NETBALLMoJo plus a FREE I LOVE NETBALL sticker!

    More info on Mary Waya & the Netball Academy HERE

    WSNet is an unfunded, not-for-profit organisation based in the UK. We're all vollies & all the content in our various MoJoManuals has been generously provided by women from around the world. All helping WSNet get more women more active! We've come a long way under our own steam in the last eight years - but need your help to reach out to girls' sports foundations in 'third world communities'. A 'High5!' donation (Five Euros, Dollars, Pounds, Rand x20 etc) will cost you a 'Pint' & a Pack of Crisps, a 'G&T' or a 'Flat White' & Cake!

    You can order copies of all MoJoManuals (including NETBALLMoJo ) from our website . All profits from the sale of MoJoManuals goes towards the HerMoJo programme - 'Empowerment through Sport into Leadership'.

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      • Simon Rhind-Tutt

        Simon Rhind-Tutt

        Apr 26, 2020

        Good luck - stay safe Simon

        £50.00

      • Anonymous

        Anonymous

        Feb 9, 2020

        £10.00

      • Astrid

        Astrid

        Jan 29, 2020

        Good luck in the name of Women’s sport - go for - we it love the initiative 😊

        £10.00

      • Anonymous

        Anonymous

        Jan 29, 2020

        £40.00

      • Anonymous

        Anonymous

        Jan 28, 2020

        Women's Sportnet the work you do is amazing - keep it up - good luck to all involved.

      • Anonymous

        Anonymous

        Jan 28, 2020

        #GoGIRL!!!!

        £10.00

      • julia paterson

        julia paterson

        Jan 28, 2020

        good luck

        £5.00

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      The Mary Waya Netball Academy, Lilongwe, Malawi.

      WSNet is a self-funded, not-for-profit community crystallising the issues & opportunities around WomenSport & Fitness by partnering with commercial/NGBs/educational/charities to raise the profile of WomenSport & SportsWomen - getting more women, more ACTIVE!

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