Brighter Green and Tribal Link
hosted a successful fundraiser for the East African Girls' Leadership Initiative
in December 2012. Over $3,000 were raised to help support two girls' education, living costs, rights training, mentoring, and leadership skill workshops for one year. Singer-songwriter Joy Askew
performed at the event and Grace Koutimet, from SIMOO
spoke about the role of Maasai women in the community and how educating Maasai women greatly assists the communities' progress.