Weʼve raised £160 to The Red Box Project Croydon City - helping to ensure no young woman misses out on school because she can’t afford mentrual hygiene products
- Funded on Thursday, 18th April 2019
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The Red Box Project quietly ensures that no young woman misses school because she has her period.
Working as a nationwide community of women, The Red Box Project seeks to provide free sanitary items for the young women in our local schools.
The project gives young women in need - whether for financial or social reasons - the reassurance of enough sanitary protection for their entire period plus a couple left over for next time, not just to get them through the day.
It works by putting a red box filled with pads and pants into schools. Students take what's needed, and then it gets topped up again, with donations from the community supporting the project.
This is a very simple, no frills project and is entirely funded by community kindness to promote the health and dignity of disadvantaged young woman.
Some of our community supporters prefer to donate a cash sum, rather than purchase actual products for our boxes. All donations, in either form, are gratefully received- big or small.
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Vanessa Vernon started crowdfunding
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Mar 31, 2019
Good luck, great cause.
Mar 9, 2019
Great cause. Good luck x
Feb 15, 2019
Jan 10, 2019
Well done Vanessa I am so proud of you for launching this. You'll always have my full support.
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