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Leah Sharibu taken captive by terrorists

at age 14.

Leah Sharibu Remains a hostage of Boko haram.

Leah Sharibu painted by David Goatley.jp

When her village was attacked on February 19th, 2018, Leah Sharibu, along with 109 classmates, was captured by terrorists. Leah was the only girl who was not released, because of her refusal to renounce her Christian faith. 

LEAH'S STORY

Leah: Hero FOR Jesus
the Book!

Just released ...

The real life story of Leah Sharibu


She stood for Jesus, because He is her hero! 

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WHO WE ARE

The LEAH Foundation is the only official organization sanctioned by Leah's parents to receive support and donations in Leah's name.

We want to bring freedom and empowerment to Leah - and other women and girls like her.

You can help us.

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OUR MISSION

Promote 

advocacy and pressure for Leah's release -and other girls in similar situations. 

Prayer

for Leah and other similar girls, for their release.

Provide

for girls and women who have been affected by attacks or are in a form of captivity

What kinds of captivity are girls in today?

Apart from being in physical captivity like Leah and others, many girls are held in emotional, sexual, and religious captivity in Nigeria and around the world. 

Some girls are afraid to go to school because of the threat of an attack.

Some women are left vulnerable after their husbands have been killed in an attack.