Organization name: Days for Girls, United Kingdom
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Country Coordinator: Alex McDonald: UK@daysforgirls.org
Size: Small (1-10 employees)
Year founded: 2008
Service area(s): Education, Public Health/Medicine, Gender Issues
Beneficiaries: Days for Girls United Kingdom is a registered not for profit in the UK and is a Country Affiliate with Days for Girls International. Volunteers across the United Kingdom mobilize to increase access to menstrual products and vital health information for women and girls around the world.
Volunteer history: 2021 SOSA Honorable Mention, Jennie Linton volunteered with this organization remotely. While posted in China, she led a volunteer group of Consulate employees and EFMs to create durable, reusable feminine hygiene kits for young women and girls. The kits were given to girls in Africa and India. **Days for Girls supports girls and partner organizations around the globe. Visit https://www.daysforgirls.org/contact-us/ or https://www.daysforgirls.org/where-we-operate/ for more locations ** Remote volunteering **SOSA= AAFSW's Secretary of State Award for Outstanding Volunteerism Abroad. Visit https://www.aafsw.org/sosa/ to learn more.