Afghan girls' school founder speaks to Heidelberg community
Photo Credit: Elizabeth Behring, USAG BadenWuerttemberg Public Affairs
Left, a Girl Scout asks Razia Jan (far right) a question after Jan's speech in the Village Pavilion Community Center in Heidelberg,Germany, Oct. 30, while Carolyn Burmedi, mother of Cara Burmedi (who invited Jan as part of her Gold Award,) holds the microphone. Jan founded the Zabuli Education Center in 2008 and provides free tuition, meals, uniforms, books and supplies to more than 350 girls in rural Afghanistan. Jan was recently nominated as one of CNN's Top Ten Heroes due to her efforts.
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