The Rural Women and Youth Fund Uganda (Ruth Fund) provides support to rural and urban communities that are marginalized and live in poverty. The Ruth Fund created the “Building Confidence of Elderly in Kyengera: Skills Training” project to help support elderly and the challenges they face. This project inspired elderly [...]
The “Clean water for school children in Rural Tanzania” project aims to supply safe and clean water for cooking, drinking and hand washing for primary school children in Moshi rural district. The availability of clean water will help reduce water related disease and improve retention rate and academic performance at [...]
Putali Nepal provides information and resources on menstrual hygiene management (MHM) to individuals, schools, activists as well as organisations that work with girls, women and communities in the WASH sector. They introduced the Menstrupedia Comic, a friendly guide about periods developed in India as well as Ruby Cup, a menstrual cup produced from high quality medical-grade silicon as a healthy and sustainable way to deal with periods to Nepal.
Blossom Projects is an educational residence for young women who have dropped out of school in Kerala, south India, where they can continue their academic study and develop confidence.
The organization Help Each Other Out will create a short film about empathy intended for wide online distribution. Based on Dr. Crowe's acclaimed Empathy Bootcamps and book There Is No Good Card for This, co-authored with Emily McDowell, the film will display what it really takes to offer empathy in times of suffering.
“Keep in Mind” is a documentary that chronicles the lives of 5 mentally ill teens of color. The film challenges social stigma towards mental illness while also encompassing the complexity of being at an intersection of multiple minorities.
“Ugapads: Reusable Sanitary Pads Project” is a women led social enterprise established by Initiative Uganda to manufacture and increase access to affordable and appropriate reusable sanitary pads for girls and women. Through this project, women and girls will be able to teach and empower each other through menstruation health as [...]
Project I Am aims to provides essential toiletries and personal health supplies to homeless people in the City of Chicago and beyond. These supplies, bundled into Blessing Bags, include hygiene wipes, hand sanitizer, Band-Aids, antiseptic, socks, bottled water, toothbrushes, and toothpaste. The Blessing Bags are distributed to those temporarily residing [...]
The Assertive Girl Zambia will launch the “Sexual Reproduction Health Solutions” project to provide sustainable sanitary towels and basic tailoring skills in Mtendere, Bauleni, and Katuba Area Great North Road, Lusaka. The project will provide basic skills training to promote knowledge and skills for the production of reusable sanitary towels [...]
The “Hand-Pump-Well-Water-System project” will support the Ilado community of Nigeria. The project aims to improve the water system to prevent diseases like vomiting, diarrhea, excessive sweating, burns, kidney failure, etc. that is affecting the community. Through this project the families, individuals and children will have access to adequate and clean [...]