Break the taboo… so I can run too!
80% of Indian girls miss five days of school every month because they can’t afford sanitary napkins.
About IDBI Federal Life Insurance Mumbai Half Marathon – IDBI Federal Life Insurance and NEB Sports are organizing a World Class Mumbai Half Marathon event on 20th August 2017 which will take runners through important landmarks of the city. Focus of the event is to provide a good experience to participants and encourage people to adapt a fit and healthy lifestyle. There are 3 categories of the run – 5 KM, 10 KM and 21.1 KM. All individuals above 18 years of age can participate in the marathon.
Apnalaya is the charity partner of IDBI Federal Life Insurance Mumbai Half Marathon and we encourage individuals/corporates/entrepreneurs/runners to run for a cause associated with the menstruation challenges in terms of hygiene and sanitation faced by adolescent girls and women.
Run for the cause - Apnalaya aims to provide an accessible, appropriate and affordable way for adolescents and women to manage their menstruation with dignity. It seeks to break the taboo associated with menstruation and celebrate their freedom. Young girls will become champion ambassadors for the cause and popularize Saafkins to reach out to 68,000 girls and women! This marathon, run for girls and women and support the cause. The donation will be used to sponsor higher education of the 60 girl champions.
About Saafkins – A product by Living Guard Technologies, Saafkins is a bacteria/yeast killing, reusable/eco-friendly, washable sanitary solution at an affordable price.
Please fill in your details in the form given and register for the 5K Run/walk. We will get in touch with you for the Bib and Tshirt after your registration.