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The Countdown Until the Unofficial End of Summer Continues: 44 Days Left

Only 44 days left in the Givology countdown until the unofficial end of summer! With your donation of any size, you can help us reach our goal of fully funding these students before the school year starts!

Day 17 Student: Sonam Shahbaz

Sonam Shahbaz is eight years old and lives with her mother and six sisters in a rented house in the red light area of Lahore, Pakistan. Sonam’s mother is a sex worker and earns a livelihood for the family through prostitution. Sonam herself is being pressured by her family to become a prostitute in order to help out with family expenses.

Helping Sonam

To learn more about how you can help Sonam, click here.

To learn more about the organization supporting Sonam's education, the Sheed Society, click here.

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