The Gejja Women Foundation is a community based project in Mpigi District whose goal is to economically empower marginalized girls and women by equipping them with income generating skills. Gejja empowers them to earn a living and have a decent life.
The flagship project has been “Safe Girl” – the production of re-usable sanitary pads, by women, for women for safe menstruation. Period.
The Foundation works together with about 100 women from around the community in Mpigi. All profits raised allow currently three out of school girls to attent school again and build a future for themselves.