October 11, 2016

An A(DIOR)ABLE Way to Empower Girls

To celebrate International Day of the Girl, Elbi teamed up with Dior and PicsArt to create bespoke Dior stickers available exclusively on PicsArt. Together we are supporting awareness of gender inequality faced by girls all around the world.

All users have to do is head over to the PicsArt app and get artsy using Dior’s bespoke philanthropic stickers. 100% of the sales of the Dior sticker packs will go directly to our fantastic charity partners all working to support underserved girls around the world. Also, users can share their exclusive Dior designs whilst supporting #DayOfTheGirl and spreading the word that #Every1Counts.

“We cannot all succeed if half of us are held back” – Malala Yousafzai

Here is a list of the amazing organizations you can support by downloading the Miss Dior package, today.

Educate Girls tackles issues at the root of gender inequality in India. With a focus on enrolment, retention and learning, Educate Girls aims to provide quality education for all underserved and marginalised girls in India.

ASAP (Africa School Assistance Project) is based in Tanzania and focuses on bridging the gap in education between girls and boys. They develop community schools, owned by the community, in rural areas to ensure that girls have access to the tools they need for a brighter future.

Malaika is a nonprofit that operates in the Democratic Republic of Congo with the mission of empowering girls and their communities through education. Malaika’s programmes include a school for girls, a community centre and five wells, and are all offered free of charge to the community.

Fash United is a nonprofit committed to raising awareness for human rights and equality by working with the fashion and design industries. Currently, they are promoting the End Violence Against Women campaign in partnership with United Nations Trust Fund.

Ripple Africa has been working in Malawi since 2003. The charity is involved with environmental and education projects in Malawi, and also has volunteer opportunities. Their mission is to improve the standard of education and health care, to preserve and sustainably develop the environment and to create opportunities for the local communities in the Nkhata Bay District of Malawi.

KGSA Foundation provides financial and technical assistance to support the Kibera Girls’ Soccer Academy (KGSA), a community centre in the Kibera slum of Nairobi that offers free secondary education along with artistic and athletic programming to over 130 girls annually. KGSA provides more than just an education, it provides students with daily meals, primary healthcare services, and has an active after-school program where girls participate in soccer or clubs.

Want to get involved? Download the PicsArt app here — picsart.com.