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"Girl Rising" Documentary

Join us for a free special screening of the documentary film "Girl Rising" in Durham, NC!

Narrated by Anne Hathaway, Selena Gomez, Alicia Keys and other celebrities, Girl Rising is a groundbreaking feature film about the strength of the human spirit and the power of education to transform societies. The film tells the triumphant stories of nine girls from a variety of cultures around the world that reflects their struggles and triumphs to overcome societal or cultural barriers to get an education. The powerful storytelling delivers a simple, critical truth: Educating girls can change the world.

After the movie, join a discussion about the film and share your stories & thoughts on the topic. You can also learn more about Girl Rising and the film on their site at

Disclaimer: The film is rated by PG-13 for mature content. There is no violence, nudity, or swearing, but there are some difficult themes and images.

If you have any questions prior to registering, please contact us at [masked].

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  • Melissa C.

    if you are still trying to get here, please come to the front door - bay 5 - on Willard street. Across from the ford dealership.

    May 16, 2014

  • Jeanne

    I finally got here and I can't get in

    May 16, 2014

    • Julia E.

      We will come down and let you in!

      May 16, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Can we bring friends or co-workers to this by any chance? It sounds awesome!

    2 · April 28, 2014

    • Julia E.

      Friends or co-workers are more than welcome!

      1 · April 28, 2014

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