Washable Feminine Hygiene for Syrian Refugees

by Days for Girls International Vetted since 2011 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified


Days for Girls Lebanon is bringing Days for Girls washable menstrual hygiene kits to Syrian women and girls.

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There are over 1 million documented Syrian refugees in Lebanon, making up 1/4 of the total population. Feminine hygiene is an often over-looked need when providing aid to refugees. Women require sanitary pads every single month. When given disposable products, she will once again need them in 28 days. Many refugees simply cannot afford to purchase pads month after month.


Days for Girls Lebanon will provide refugees with reusable, dependable, cloth feminine hygiene kits. We will establish a sewing center for volunteers to join our team and expand our production and reach.

Long-Term Impact

Days for Girls kits are designed to last a minimum of three years. This will allow a woman the security of not having to purchase pads or resort to poor, unhealthy solutions. We would like to provide kits to at least 500 women in our first 6 months and increase production and distribution steadily after the first year.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).


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Organization Information

Days for Girls International

Location: Bellingham, WA - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.DaysforGirls.org
Project Leader:
Libby Daghlian
Bellingham, WA United States
$22,279 raised of $30,000 goal
444 donations
$7,721 to go
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