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Our heartfelt thanks to our amazing sponsors and attendees who helped make Hope and Dream Initiative’s Menstrual Hygiene Day event a huge success!

Our heartfelt thanks to our amazing sponsors and attendees who helped make Hope and Dream Initiative’s Menstrual Hygiene Day event a huge success!

We are truly grateful to @DaysForGirlsNYCTeam for their donation of 120 kits.  These kits will help 120 girls stay in school.  (We’ll be sharing more information about the kit distribution soon.)

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 Our thanks also go out to @TheKotaAlliance, @BeGirl, @CentreForSocialInnovation and @Sockerbit for their sponsorship.  We are extremely grateful to our panel;  @JenniferWeissWolf, @DamarisLewis, @LilianaTandon, @DavidBrand, and our moderator @AgnieszkaWilson.  We also wish to  thank @MillenMagese for her support.

 Last, but certainly not least, thank you #ChinaClubWilliamsburg, for the delicious catering!

Thank you ALL for your support and generosity.  Hope and Dreams Initiative thanks each and every one of you for attending, contributing, and supporting our mission to provide menstrual hygiene management education and help keep Nigerian girls in school.

 #NoMoreLimits

#MenstrualHygieneDay2018

There is still time to purchase your ticket!

EACH TICKET SOLD WILL PROVIDE 1 GIRL WITH A PERIOD KIT, KEEPING HER IN SCHOOL FOR UP TO 4 YEARS

We are thrilled to announce our next speaker, Damaris Lewis!

We are thrilled to announce our next speaker, Damaris Lewis!

Model, actress, philanthropist and entrepreneur Damaris Lewis is on a mission to illuminate the world with positivity. She has modeled for countless brands, including Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition, Garnier and Yves Saint Laurent. She also served as Prince’s principal dancer on worldwide tours from 2011-2016. She is the Co-Creator of Flo, a candle made specifically to honor and balance our menstrual cycles and inspire self-care rituals for those who flo. Damaris sits on the Advisory Board of the Garden of Dreams Foundation where she has played a pivotal role as chairwoman of their annual prom, providing an unforgettable experience for teens in and around NYC. She is a member of the Boys and Girls Club Hall of Fame in recognition of her longtime support for the organization and being a proud alumni. Damaris continues to work hard to ensure the next generation has positive influences in and out of the entertainment industry.

Join our event to learn more about Damaris and her amazing work to improve menstrual equity and women’s health. Get your tickets on eventbrite here: http://ow.ly/WqOt30jZKwL