Creating a more dignified, free and educated world through access to lasting feminine hygiene solutions.

Days for Girls addresses ALL of these Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

  • SDG 1: No poverty
  • SDG 2: Zero hunger
  • SDG 3: Good health and well-being
  • SDG 4: Quality education
  • SDG 5: Gender equality
  • SDG 6: Clean water and sanitation
  • SDG 8: Decent work and economic growth
  • SDG 10: Reduced inequalities
  • SDG 11: Sustainable cities and communities
  • SDG 12: Responsible consumption, production
  • SDG 17: Partnerships for the goals

Celeste Mergens is the Founder and Executive Director of Days for Girls International. Days for Girls was born in an "ah-ha moment," after an event in the slums of Kenya prompted the idea for a simple and sustainable solution to reversing the cycles of poverty and violence for women.

How can you help?

Here are some of the tasks you can do to help Days for Girls

  • Trace/Cut Shields from Cotton
  • Trace Cut Shields from Pul
  • Cut Trifold Liners
  • Cut Bags (11” X 28”)
  • Cut Twill Tape (36”)
  • Fray Check Twill Tape Straps
  • Thread Straps Into Bags
  • Put Snaps on Shields
  • Sew (Or Learn To Sew)
  • Serge (Or Learn To Serge)
  • Launder Fabric
  • Iron Fabric
  • Iron Casings for Bags
  • Shop for Supplies (B/M Or Online)
  • Fundraise
  • Write For Bulletin; Newsletter
  • Post to Social Media
  • Create Business Cards
  • Take Pictures
  • Provide Refreshments for our Meetings

Days for Girls Shrewsbury

Days for Girls Shrewsbury is our local Days for Girls chapter. If you are interested in helping us with some of the tasks listed above, or simply want more information about Days for Girls

Contact the Days for Girls Shrewsbury, St. Mary of the Hills liaisons