The local ‘Days for Girls’ group, in conjunction with York Ainsty Rotary, Rotary International and York Minster are again running a morning (10-12.30) and an afternoon (1-4.30) Days for Girls workshop, making reusable sanitary wear for women and girls in developing countries.
The organisers prefer participants to book in advance if possible. Please get the booking form from firstname.lastname@example.org OR Days for Girls at York Minster, c/o Church House, 10-14 Ogleforth, York, YO1 7JN
There will be different tasks to choose from including cutting out fabric, drawing around templates, machine or hand sewing, collating items and packing finished kits etc.
Coffee/tea and biscuits will be available throughout the day.
A £2.00 registration fee, collected on the day will go towards the cost of materials for this workshop and towards funding women’s groups overseas to make their own kits out of local materials.
Come and help to change lives!
Days for Girls York
Every girl and woman has inherent worth and dignity. Days for Girls celebrates this by providing washable menstrual hygiene solutions, health education, and social enterprises to help them reach the last mile in their own communities. We aim to provide girls with a Days for Girls Kit that keeps her from missing up to three months of school each year. When we mobilize girls and women through health and education opportunities, their communities and our world grow stronger.