Good Deeds Day: A day of Giving Back to Society

One day every year known as Good Deeds Day, thousands of people all over the world volunteer and help others.  This year the day will be marked on 15th April.  The objective of the day is to embrace the idea of giving back to the society, improve the lives of others and positively changing the world.The day was initiated in 2007 by Shari Arison, an American born Israeli business woman and philanthropist.

Our reporter joined Forum for Women in Development, Democracy and Justice team on their visit to Cara Girls Rescue Centre in Kibiko today, a day earlier.  The Centre focuses in girl child protection from cases such as early marriage and sexual abuse although they occasionally take boys.  The team distributed Tshirts, food and sanitary pads.