Frequently Asked Questions

FAQ’s:

 

What qualifications do I need to run an LNGBI program or to become a Power Circle Leader?

There are no qualifications needed to run an LNGBI program or to become a Power Circle Leader except for you being willing, enthusiastic, going through the relevant video training and believing in equality in all its forms.

How do I go about running an LNGBI program?

Once you have a group of girls or boys that are interested in participating in the program, email us at programs@leavenogirlbehind.org with your request.  Please be sure to include your contact information, the details about your group and the area in which you are located.

How do I become a Power Circle Leader?

In order to form a Power Circle you need to have a group of girls or boys that are interested in the program.  Once you have this in place contact us, with your request, at programs@leavenogirlbehind.org.  Please be sure to include your contact information, the details about your group and the area in which you are located.  We will then give you access to our training videos.

What resources do I need to run an Leave No Girl Behind International program or to start a Power Circle?

There are no specific resources needed apart from an internet connection and enough pens and paper or books for your group.  Should you not have a reliable internet connection, we can tailor the program accordingly.

Do any of the programs cater to boys too?

Absolutely!  Boys can gain just as much knowledge and as many skills from the Leave No Girl Behind International programs.

My child would like to do a Leave No Girl Behind International program or be a part of a Power Circle.  What should I do to make this happen?

You can start your own Power Circle for your child and their group of friends or enlist your child’s teacher or coach to start a Power Circle.  If either of those options are not available, please email us at programs@leavenogirlbehind.org to find out if there is an already existing Power Circle in your area that would be suitable for your child.

How much do the programs cost?

The programs are free, however we always appreciate donations if you would like to donate to Leave No Girl Behind International.

Can I start a Power Circle in any area?

Yes – anywhere on planet Earth!

What is the time commitment for a Leave No Girl Behind International program?

Leave No Girl Behind Discovering Me! Program and the Leave No Girl Behind Leadership Program:  The time commitment is generally an hour per week for a time frame of 4-6 weeks.

Leave No Girl Behind Power Circles:  The time commitment is an hour per week on a continual basis.

Leave No Girl Behind Challenge Yourself Workshop:  This is a web-based program which means the individual can work at their own pace as their schedule permits.

Can my school incorporate Leave No Girl Behind International programs into it’s curriculum?

Yes. Please email us at programs@leavenogirlbehind.org for more information.

As a student, how do I become part of a Power Circle?

You can start your own Power Circle in your school or with any group of peers who are interested and as well you will need to enlist an adult Power Circle leader.  Email us at programs@leavenogirlbehind.org for more information on what steps you should take.

How old do I have to be do be able to participate in an Leave No Girl Behind International program or to be part of a Power Circle?

If you’re reading this, you are definitely at the right age to participate in an Leave No Girl Behind International program.  Generally, we don’t have an age limit.

What can I do to make a difference for children through Leave No Girl Behind?

Here are several ways to get involved and make a huge difference.

I have other questions – how do I contact you?

Contact us at programs@leavenogirlbehind.org

How do I book Leave No Girl Behind co-founder, Haseena Patel to speak at my event?

Email haseena@leavenogirlbehind.org with the details of your event.

How do I raise funds for my school or organisation through Seapetal Creations African jewelry?

Contact shameema@leavenogirlbehind.org for more information.