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One piece for One peace Project

Announcement of donation to Plan Japan “Because I am a girl” campaign from “One piece for One peace project”in 2015.

We gladly announce that we could donate 100 yen per one piece of recycled sari necklace, totally 35500 yen has been sent to Plan Japan “ Because I am a girl” campaign from VEGANIE’s “One piece for One peace project”.
We would like to offer our heartfelt thanks to all customers who purchased and department stores that gave us an opportunity to sell these products. This money will be donated to “ Girls scholarship project in east of India”.

寄付のご報告There are many socially and economically disadvantaged scheduled tribes in east of India. Especially girls are discriminated from the society so that they usually miss their education opportunity due to their early age marriage, helping housework. Approximately 65% of girls drop out from the school after finishing 10th grade.

【Activity area】

Andhra Pradesh, Visakhapatnam
Odisha (Orissa), Kendujhar, Mayurbhanji

【Applicants】

600 children from 15 to 17 years old who live in scheduled tribe.

【Support details】

・Scholarship support to students at 10th grade
・PC skill training and counseling
・Awareness building program for parents
・Repairing library and chemical laboratory
・Training teachers who teach science, mathematics and English

>> Because I am a Girl's project More details are here (Japanese)


Organizations we support

  • ARK (Animal Refuge Kansai)
    ARK was established in 1990 by Elizabeth Oliver who still represents the organization today. It is a non-profit, non-governmental private organization with the aim of forming a network of people who love animals, believe in sharing their lives with them, and who work actively to rescue them from suffering. Elizabeth Oliver has been awarded an MBE in the 2012 Birthday Honours List, by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth, in recognition of her services to animal welfare and civil society in Japan.
    >> http://www.arkbark.net/
  • Because I am a Girl campaign
    "Because I am a Girl" is Plan’s global campaign which aims to support girls to get the education, skills and support their needs to transform their lives and the world around them. Plan is International non-governmental organization whose goal is reducing the poverty in developing countries.
    >> http://www.plan-japan.org/girl/en/