“I want every girl to know she is strong and a Champion.”
— Anjali, Girls Health Champion
“I know child marriage is a big issue in many communities, and I want it to stop. I want to stand beside and defend girls against this particular practice. Through Girls Health Champions, I have learned about my rights and want to become a lawyer someday to take a stand.”
— Leena, Girls Health Champion
“I want to be a doctor to heal people, but now I also want to give people the tools to help themselves. As a Champion, I am a leader, a teacher, and a mentor to younger girls.”
— Sunaina, future surgeon, Girls Health Champion
“The Champions made me realize that menstruation is natural and not ‘unclean,’ as some adults have said to me.”
— Kritika, Program Participant
ADOLESCENT HEALTH CHAMPIONS, Inc.
is a 501c3 registered non-profit organization based in San Francisco, California, with operations currently in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. Our EIN is 82-1087254.