Restricted access to menstrual hygiene products leads many girls to miss school during their period, Education, however, is vital to development: Educated girls take better care of themselves and others, in fact when girls in Uganda are on their periods, absenteeism is at 28% compared to 7% during non-period days,
Luckly we were able to sustaines our production and suply to 1,500 girls throug out the year, this increased their attendance in school as a result 835 girls managed to sit for their Primary exams and passed.
We thank you so much for your dedication and and generosity truth to be told:- When girls are educated, poverty drops, economies thrive and communities become more resilient.
We look forward to continue supporting girls to bridge the inequality gap. Please will you consider sharing our story with you family and friends and encourage them to support. Endinng period poverty is possible!
We are grateful with your continous support enabling young girls and women to have access to quality and affordable sanitary products in Uganda. Nancy who is in senior 2 and she is determined to knock out all obstacle on her way to become a Doctor.
“Most of my fellow friends have dropped out of school, after lockdown they never returned to schools, they are married and have children some 3 died with pregnancy complications, I want to be a doctor to same my community and the only way I can achieve it is through concentrating with my education I have to knock out all obstacles to realize my dream”
Girls like Nancy are our inspiration and inspiration us to support many with sanitary products one of the obstacles leading to girls child drop out from school.
Every month together we support 1, 257 girls with free sanitary pads simply we want them to stay in class. When you educate a girl you educate a nation help us educate more girls in Uganda.
Thank you everyone for your generous support you and indeed making a difference, Kindly consider to share our project with your family memebers and friends your contious support will empower many girls like Nance
Thanks to your ongoing support of girls' education, 654 girls at the Aket ket Primary and Okungugedi Primary School, an all-girl school, received sanitary pads and we make a monthly distribution. A total of 5,232 sanitary pad were distributed to the pupils present ranging from class 5 to class 7.
During the distribution, the girls recieved menstrual healthy and hygiene Education. The girls were grateful for the pads they were receiving. The head teacher said-
Hello everybody out there my name is Gladys, The head teacher at OKunggedi Primary school. I would like on behalf of the staff and pupils to say thank you very much! Our girls can now concetrate and attend all their classes which has improved their performance.
Thank you donors for supporting our school with sanitary pads it is a game changer!
Thank you for your support towards empowering and educating girls in Uganda. You are truly making a difference for girls with your generous support.
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