About us

MMEG supports women from developing countries in their pursuit of higher education. Our organization draws inspiration from Margaret McNamara, and her vision of education and gender equality.

We have given 416 grants to women from over 75 countries in our 38-year history. 

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As a volunteer-led and run organization, MMEG relies upon your continued support for our work, our programs, our grantees and our ultimate success. 

Are you ready to take the next step? You can become a contributor to our cause, or participate yourself.

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International Arts and Crafts Fair

Mark your calendar for our annual MMEG Arts & Crafts Fair –scheduled for November 12-14, 2019.  This event is the biggest source of income for MMEG, second to financial contributions from individual donors such as you. We have started selecting vendors, designing publicity, identifying volunteers, and securing donations for our in-house MMEG White Elephant and Gourmet tables.

If you are interested in being a vendor, click here.


April 30, 2019

MMEG had recently invited two recent MMEG grantees-Singmila Shimrah and Lima Ahmad- to comprise a panel discussion on Why We Need Women Peace-builders in Conflict Zones. 

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