Women of Achievement Award 2015
– Michelle Gates
Winner of the 2015 award was Michelle Gates, Chapter Director – Ferntree Gully/Victorian Co-ordinator, Days For Girls International. Michelle has won a cheque for $1000 to be donated to her favourite charity. This was presented to Michelle at our General Meeting on Thursday 5 March 2015 to coincide with International Women’s Day.
Days For Girls International (www.daysforgirls.org) is a not-for-profit organisation believing every girl in the world deserves education, safety and dignity. It helps girls gain access to quality, sustainable feminine hygiene and awareness, by direct distribution of sustainable feminine hygiene kits. Thanks to a global grass root network of thousands of volunteers and supporters on 6 continents, it has now reached women and girls in 75+ countries on 6 continents.