9th Oct 2019. In the month of October, HP India Sales Pvt. Ltd. Pantnagar and Jubilant Bhartia Foundation organized a Menstrual Awareness Workshop in Muskaan school. The workshop was conducted with the help of volunteers. The target audience for the workshop was school girls and women of the community. The topic of menstruation was dealt in 5 aspects- puberty and growing up, nutrition, physiology of menstruation, preparing for periods and maintaining hygiene during periods. After the session sanitary napkins and refreshments were distributed to all. The volunteers also donated sanitary napkin packets to the school administration so that the school girls can use it. The session ended on the note that we need to break the silence surrounding menstruation.
Location: U.P.S Vidaura, Uttarakhand
Volunteering Hours: 24