Welcome! Interested in volunteering with Days for Girls? You're in the right place.
JOIN A TEAM
Connect and contribute alongside like minded volunteers and contribute to menstrual health efforts internationally by joining a Chapter or Team near you. If that doesn't seem like the right fit, fill out this form and we will help connect you in a way that aligns with your interests.
START A TEAM
Teams work to end the stigma associated with menstruation. Their efforts include fundraising, sewing and donating DfG Kits, increasing access to menstrual health education, awareness raising, and advocacy. Teams have the opportunity to progress to being a Chapter, after meeting certain benchmarks.
How DfG Teams Work
Advocate for menstrual health as a pathway to improved health, education, and livelihood
Sew DfG Kits using DfG's patented trademarked patterns and have support from our international sewing specialist team
Increase access to menstrual health products for those hardest to reach by sewing and donating high quality DfG Kits
Support local leaders and Enterprises in their own communities
Host events, fundraise, and rally to support awareness of Days for Girls
Have the opportunity to contribute to our international network of champions and advocates committed to positively influencing menstrual health internationally
Can purchase wholesale resources through an exclusive area of our resource shop
Team Leaders commit to:
Reporting Team production and activities to Days for Girls International regularly
Management and timely responses using a DfG Team email account
Complete our registration process, including a DfG Kit sewing certification
Ensuring their Team follows Days for Girls quality guidelines and adheres to the latest patterns.
Interested in starting a Team in your area? Fill out the below form to begin our 5 step registration and training process.
After completing the 5 step registration and training process, you'll be welcomed to the DfG network.
Together, we're creating a world with dignity, health, and opportunity for all.
Ready to start a Team?
THE DfG Kit and PATTERNS
Each DfG Kit contains:*
Washable pads (made of two parts: a shield and a liner)
and other essentials to ensure each recipient's needs are met.
*contents may vary depending on DfG Kit type.
Learn more about what's in a DfG Kit HERE.
Sewn DfG Kit Components
The DfG Shield
Standard & Heavy Flow Patterns
Skill Level: Intermediate
Machine Requirement: Straight stitch with reverse
Fabrics Needed: 100% cotton & PUL
The DfG Liner
Standard & Heavy Flow Sizes
Skill Level: Beginner
Machine Requirement: Serger
Fabrics Needed: 100% cotton flannel
The DfG Drawstring Bag
Skill Level: Beginner to Intermediate
Machine Requirement: Straight and zig-zag stitches
Fabrics Needed: 100% cotton