Days for Girls Social Enterprise Program
The Days for Girls Social Enterprise Program cultivates locally-driven menstrual health leadership and entrepreneurship in low and middle income communities around the world.
Enterprises represent a diverse group of local leaders who are trained to produce and sell Days for Girls Kits and provide women's health education. Through these efforts, they contribute to four major outcomes:
Greater access to affordable and environmentally friendly period products
Decreased shame around puberty and menstruation
Improved access to income generating activities and skills
Increased champions advocating for menstrual health
Have questions about the application process? Click here to view FAQs about the 2019 Days for Girls Social Enterprise Program.
By choosing DfG Enterprise resources and Ambassadors, You...
to support education, transportation, housing, and other resources necessary to lift communities out of poverty.
so that programs can continue as more women and girls need menstrual health solutions for themselves and their families.
Support Local Ownership
ensuring that communities are invested in meeting their own needs — the best way to create long-term sustainability.
Days for Girls International offers two training paths: Education and Enterprise Certification
More information and links to application forms coming soon!
Ambassador of Women's Health
Distributing DfG Kits? Hire one of our certified trainers to lead you through the Ambassador of Women's Health curriculum.
Men Who Know
A modified version of the Ambassador of Women's Health program, aimed at male audiences.
Make Your Own Kit
Engage youth in hands-on, two-day trainings where they learn to hand-sew DfG Kit components and complete the Ambassador of Women's Health curriculum.
Check your location's eligibility
Complete the Enterprise Eligibility Form to check if your proposed location is eligible to start an Enterprise.
Tip: You’ll need to know your proposed Enterprise’s location before completing this step.
Enroll in Enterprise Training
Submit an Application
The pioneering efforts of early DfG Enterprises have shown us best practices. Together we have identified criteria for ideal DfG Enterprise candidates. Look for the list of suggested attributes for candidates here, coming soon.
Complete the Course Modules
Register & Later Sign the licensing agreement
Fill out the Enterprise Registration Form with details on the Enterprise leader, co-leader, and mentor, as well as some information on how your Enterprise will legally register and your sewing background.
Tip: You’ll need to know who your Enterprise Leader and Point Person will be before completing this step.
a representative from your Enterprise will sign and submit the Days for Girls Licensing Agreement.
Receive your Enterprise Certificate!
Submit an application for DfG Leadership Launchpad for in person training and comprehensive DfG Enterprise team training.