Raghda El Ebrashy (Grantee)
2009
Egypt

Today, as Founder and Chairperson of the “Alashanek Ya Balady Association for Sustainable Development” (AYB-SD), Raghda nurtures a spirit of volunteerism among Egyptian youth, while promoting sustainable models of development. AYB-SD focuses its efforts on addressing the needs of youth and women in Old Cairo. Graduates of its vocational training program are offered either formal employment opportunities through AYB-SD’s employment office or microloans to start their own businesses. Through its family based approach, AYB-SD provides health environmental, and cultural development services to families of youth and women participating in its programs.

Website: www.ayb-sd.org