Jessica Mendoza Visits Rwanda with The Girl Effect


USSSA Pride player Jessica Mendoza is visiting Rwanda for the second time from March 26th to April 1st as a global ambassador with the non-profit organization The Girl Effect. The Girl Effect is a movement that seeks to intervene in the lives of poverty stricken girls who have just reached adolescence and are at a crossroads.  The organization works to inspire girls around the age of twelve to create a better future for themselves by promoting the importance of getting a formal education, learning to read and write,  and knowing how to stay healthy and HIV negative. It is the Girl Effect’s … [Read more...]