The A Girl A K A Year Sanitary Towels (H-Pads for Girls) Project recently got a boost through contributions from Rotaract Club of Kampala Ssese Islands and Pauline Juliet Organization of Ksh 9,383 and Ksh 40,028 respectively. This raises the amount received towards the project to Ksh 225,911.
RC Kampala Ssese Islands president receives H-pad hamper from RC Nairobi Central President.
Through Pauline Juliet’s support, 18 girls from two orphanages in Uganda- Orphans Hope Centre and Starlight Children’s Home will receive a year’s supply of sanitary towels, undergarments, bathing soaps and health education booklets.
Pauline Juliet Organisation Team representatives from Uganda and Kenya
So far 155 girls from Victorious Joy Orphanage, A.C.K Ukia Mixed Day Secondary School, Kakamega School for the Deaf, Orphans Hope Centre and Starlight Children’s Home have received the sanitary towels. Mentorship and distribution of sanitary towels to 58 girls of Eldoret Special for the Mentally Challenged is set for 21st February 2015. 213 girls would have benefited from hygienic means to hold their menses by end of February.
The Rotaract Club of Nairobi Central is grateful for all the efforts by individuals and all other well-wishers to light the girls from underprivileged areas in Kenya and Uganda. Funds received can only support 39% (438) out of the 1200 proposed beneficiaries. Contributions are therefore welcome and maybe sent to:
A/C Name: Rotaract Club of Nairobi Central – Projects Account
Prime Bank Limited
A/C No: KES 3000094763
M-PESA through RCNC’s Assistant Treasurer (Marylyn Musyimi) on +254 726 710 147.