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NoVo and Nike Foundations fund "The Girl Effect"

The Nike Foundation and the NoVo Foundation have joined forces based on a shared passion for a new and extremely promising area of philanthropic investment: adolescent girls as a powerful force for change.

With a dedication to finding solutions that offer exponential returns, we are aiming to invest $100 million in unleashing the ripple effect of adolescent girls. Together, we seek to leverage exponentially more resources from public and private sources directly to adolescent girls through advocacy, awareness and impactful programs.

Read the full announcement here. (PDF download)