We have tasks for everyone at any skill level! You need not know how to sew to be of great service here :)
We do have a monthly meeting, but attendance is not required. The date varies. Please contact me for more info!
Each kit will last 3 YEARS or more and will give an impoverished girl back 60 days of school each year.
Each kit is comprised of: 1 cotton drawstring bag, 2 waterproof shields, 8 flannel liners, 2 pairs of panties, 1 washcloth, 1 hotel size bar of soap, 2 gallon size ziploc bags, and an instruction sheet with menstruation chart.
Our Team has sent several hundred kits out in our 3 years to places such as: Nepal, Africa, Cambodia, Guatemala, and to Greece & Jordan for the Syrian Refugees, and we sponsored 300 kits for a school in Haiti where the kits were made by local women who got paid to make them! We need all the help we can get acquiring the materials needed to continue to sew & assemble all these kits.
Find us on Facebook-"Days for Girls-Prescott, AZ Team" Check out Daysforgirls.org for more info or to find a Team or Chapter near you! If there isn't one we can definitely work with you from afar :)
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
About DAYS FOR GIRLS INTERNATIONAL
554 COPPER BASIN Rd Lot 16, PRESCOTT, AZ 86303, US
To create a more free, dignified and educated world, through access to quality sustainable feminine hygiene solutions and community-based health leadership programs for EVERY girl and woman. Everywhere. Period.
We collect donations to sew & assemble reusable cloth menstrual pad kits for girls in impoverished regions all over the world.
Advocacy & Human Rights
Education & Literacy
We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
February 2, 2020
Orientation or Training
Spend as much time on this as you like!
PLEASE CONTACT ME BEFORE COLLECTING KIT COMPONENTS AS OUR NEEDS ARE VERY SPECIFIC. Thank you!