SHARE saw an important need at the Hekima Girls' Secondary School in Bukoba, Tanzania, and fulfilled that need by providing the 470 students with a new dining hall.
Teen Vogue. "Giving Back: Shannon McNamara of SHARE in Africa." January 2012.
KSDK-TV in St. Louis, MO interviewed SHARE Founder Shannon McNamara after she was named a 2011 Huggable Hero and recognized by the Build A Bear Workshop.
With great excitement, the SHARE Pen Pal Letter Program was launched in March 2010.
We have provided over 1,000 SHARE t-shirts to girls in our programs in schools throughout Tanzania.
Christopher McNamara organized a SHARE Supply Drive at Markel Corporation in Redbank, New Jersey.
300 teachers and parents in Tanzania now have glasses!
Tanzania suffers from a widespread shortage of reading glasses.
Shannon McNamara's work with SHARE caught the attention of teen star Miley Cyrus, who invited her and her fellow SHARE volunteers, Bridget and Dylan, to attend her concert in Newark in November 200
Girls who attend primary school in Bukoba, Tanzania, struggle to become literate.
Many studies link teachers' own education and training levels with enrollment and attainment, especially among girls.