The M.Montague Souk is a feminist business that supports girls' empowerment
EVERY ITEM SOLD IN THE M. MONTAGUE SOUK DIRECTLY gives back to nonprofit organization PROJECT SOAR.
We know that you not only like beautiful things but that you also care about making the world a better place. So with every purchase made, we give back to girls' empowerment organization, Project Soar.
Here's how your purchases help -- for every product sold at the M.Montague Souk, we make the following direct cash donations to Project Soar:
$5 from every home and fashion accessory
$25 from every blanket
$50-$100 from every carpet
With your help, the M.Montague Souk has donated nearly $ 15,000 to PROJECT SOAR.
Thanks for joining us in supporting girls' empowerment! Together, we can make a difference!
ABOUT PROJECT SOAR
Project Soar is non-profit 501(c)3 organization, registered in the U.S. and Morocco. The organization was founded in 2013 by Morocco-based American social entrepreneurs, Maryam Montague and Chris Redecke.
Project Soar's signature girl-centered curriculum offers 50 workshops to empower teenage girls in the developing world. The program is based off the 5 Pillars of Empowerment that help adolescent girls understand their Value, Voice, Body, Rights and Path.
Project Soar's Flagship center is on the outskirts of Marrakech. The organization also has 12 other sites across Morocco implementing the program, bringing the curriculum, supplies and support to teenage girls in need.
To date Project Soar has worked to empower 397 Moroccan girls with the help of 313 volunteers and 26 female facilitators. There have been 221 hours of empowerment workshops and 601 hours of academic support, including high school entry exam prep courses. In order to at attend Project Soar, girls must take the Project Soar Pledge, promising to stay in school.