Sunday, May 2, 2010

Reminder! REAL 5th Annual Spring Celebration


We are very excited to have you at REAL's 5th Annual Spring Celebration. Thank you to those of you who confirmed! Please send in your payment to help us mange registration ahead of time.

Those of you "Maybes" we would love to hear from you if you are indeed coming. Please confirm to help make the necessary arrangements.

We would love to hear from those of you who did not respond yet. Do not miss out on the opportunity to make a difference for Ethiopian/Oromo girls! They need you!

Why do we want to you to join us in the movement of the education and empowerment of girls and women starting in Ethiopia. According to data from Global Map of Adolescent Girls, there are 4.9 million girls aged 10-14 in Ethiopia. They grow up in where 81.1% of women who consider a husband justified in beating his wife...where 74% of girls/women age 15-49 experienced female genital cutting, where 49% get married before age 18, where in rural areas only 2.6% proportion of rural birth attended by skilled birth professionals! We will share with you more at the event, what we are doing the outcome of our work, the difference supporters and sponsors are making. Come let us celebrate making a difference for one girl, one family and one country at a time. Come help us to renew our commitment.

Please send your pre registration payment to:
Resources for the Enrichment of African Lives
1400 East 24th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55404

Call Tsehai at 612-724-2096 or email at for questions.

Hope to see you there, thanks!

Tsehai Wodajo
Executive Director