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DRESS A GIRL AROUND THE WORLD

What Is It?: A program that “delivers dresses & hope to girls in need & at risk around the world,” including within the U.S.  The program is run by Hope 4 Women International, a Christian organization based in Arizona.

 

Help Needed: Make simple cotton sundresses from instructions provided; the dresses are then delivered to needy girls.

 

Minimum Age to Volunteer: None, but volunteers should be able to sew a simple but high-quality dress.

Help Needed

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SEW SUNDRESSES

Make simple cotton sundresses from instructions provided, then deliver the dresses to our local contact (see below) or mail them to Dress a Girl’s Arizona headquarters.  The dresses are then hand-delivered to needy girls.

“Gather your friends, family, co-workers, church group, etc and have a fun night of sewing once a week, or monthly, or do a one-time marathon.”

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Comments about “DRESS A GIRL AROUND THE WORLD

  • Please provide additional information. I am an advisor for a 4-H group looking to participate in community activities. Thank you.

    • Hi Ms. Smith-Evans,

      To volunteer with Dress a Girl Around the World, you can make the dresses using these guidelines and the guidelines posted on our ServeforGood.org listing (called DAG Sundress Guidelines and DAG Armhole Templates), then contact Cathy at cathy@sewingjesuslove.com to get more information on how to deliver the dresses. I hope this is helpful. Thank you!

    • More information and instructions are on the Dress a Girl Around the World website, and in the links on our ServeforGood.org listing (the links are called DAG Sundress Guidelines and DAG Armhole Templates). For more details, please contact Cathy at cathy@sewingjesuslove.com. Thank you!

    • Instructions are on the Dress A Girl website, and in the links on our ServeforGood.org listing (the links are called DAG Sundress Guidelines and DAG Armhole Templates). For more information, please contact Cathy at cathy@sewingjesuslove.com.

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