Avon has been creating opportunities for women since the company was founded in 1886, and in 1955 the Avon Foundation for Women was established to provide support for the causes that matter most to women. 

This report highlights the annual highlights of the work undertaken across the world, as part of our stand4her programme, to promote safe and healthy lives and open up opportunities for all women and girls.

Annual Highlights

TO DATE

 

+$1bn donated to the Breast Cancer and Violence Against Women & Girls causes 

 

 

Reached 343m+ with Breast Cancer and Violence Against Women & Girls via educational messaging 

 

3,768 educational scholarships funded, worth over $9.3m

 

 

 

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stand4her

stand4her is our plan to improve the lives of 100 million women every year. It is our global response to the barriers still holding women back from reaching their full potential. It aims to improve the world by advancing their earning potential through the power of beauty, and their ability to live a safe and healthy life.  

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Freedom to Earn

We stand for the freedom to earn and learn on your own terms and in your own way.

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Breast Cancer Promise

Ensuring every woman knows the risks, knows the signs and knows how and when to take action to protect her breast health.

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Promise to Help End Violence Against Women and Girls

Violence against women is an epidemic: one in three women worldwide will be a victim in her lifetime. Intimate partner violence does not discriminate, and it can affect anyone; regardless of income, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or religion.

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“But it’s not just numbers, it’s people. For me the personal stories of women around the world whose lives have been changed really brings home the importance of our work."

 

Amy Greene, Chair of Avon Foundation for Women