Educating Girls of Rural China

Educating Girls of Rural China

EGRC allows young women in rural areas of western China (Gansu) to escape the cycle of poverty through education. Some receive scholarships to prestigious universities in Beijing.

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EGRC, founded in Vancouver, Canada, in 2005, enables young women in rural western China to access high school and university education through financial assistance and emotional support.

In addition, EGRC provides mentoring and a range of training programs with a particular focus on mental health, confidence building, professional and personal development. In 2020, EGRC was registered as an independent charity in China.