BEYOND A PAD
Be Girl is creating much more than a
dignified means to manage menstruation
BE GIRL gives girls the tools to love their body,
design their life and achieve their potential.
We are committed to rigorously measuring the positive outcomes
our products create in girls’ and women’s quality of life.
Love their body
Increase access to improved menstrual hygiene management technologies and practices
Decreasing anxiety and physical discomfort around menstruation
Design their life
Develop self-determination and increase access to society
Fostering resilience and providing choice to influence their quality of life; enabling full participation in school and society
Achieve their potential
Reduce absences from school due to menstruation issues that lead to poor performance
Better life opportunities,
wellbeing and outcomes!
We have reached
over 3000 girls
with 4,095 product units
distributed throughout 9 countries:
Rwanda, Malawi, Uganda, Tanzania, Mali, Jordan,
Morocco, Kenya, and Ethiopia
Impact beyond our products
Putting people at the center
throughout our value chain
Girls who use the product are active members of the BE GIRL team.
They participate in the design and evaluation of all of our products.
Our products are made in Colombia by head of household women who are provided with high quality employment and support to lead their families, achieve their potential and transform their communities. Our manufacturing partners are
SA 8000 certified, which recognizes its outstanding commitment to treating employees ethically and in compliance with global standards.
As we grow, we aim to recruit and train local women to create access to our products. This approach respects and strengthens the traditional avenues of trusted female networks to break down social taboos around menstruation while also creating income opportunities and transferable skills for local women.