843-214-4687

©2018 by Hands For Henna. Proudly created with Wix.com

Happy International Women's Day from Hands for Henna!

March 25, 2019

 

With more RISE workshops and International Women's Day, Hands for Henna has been busy raising money and increasing education in refugees' lives. 

 

On March 17th, Hands for Henna partnered with RISE's Mesa branch for another educational workshop, including using the scientific method to predict why tornadoes happen, making lava lamps, and making life journals. Thank you to RISE for allowing to collaborate!

 

Aside from all the craziness that the organization has been a part of, March 8th was International Women's Day. Fun fact: the International Women's Summit, which occurred that weekend, was actually held in Phoenix, Arizona this year! 

 

This year's theme for women's day was #BalanceforBetter, or "forging a gender-balanced world" through being aware of gender bias and celebrating women's achievements.

The theme is particularly prevalent as new feminist waves arise, many of which people believe to be perpetrating the idea of female superiority, when the true intent is to promote equality. This month, let's be conscious of our own personal biases and potential micro-aggressions against our fellow women. Remember, acceptance and positivity for people regardless of their background is a huge step to a balanced world, whether it's for the disabled, women, or refugees. 

Please reload

Featured Posts

Empowerment Through Hygiene

September 18, 2019

1/10
Please reload

Recent Posts

September 18, 2019

April 27, 2019

November 21, 2018

September 29, 2018

Please reload

Archive
Please reload

Search By Tags
Please reload

Follow Us
  • Facebook Basic Square
  • Twitter Basic Square
  • Google+ Basic Square