Day of the Girl-US is an 100% youth-led movement committed to promoting the International Day of the Girl Child as a platform for change in the United States. In charge of this movement is the Day of the Girl-US Action Team, a group of young female-identifying activists who are passionate about gender justice and youth activism.

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Any of the issues we cover in our Issue Briefs and Press Releases are topics that we can be interviewed about, as well as any of our activist initiatives.

Press releases

November 24, 2016 - Day of the Girl-US Action Team Discusses Ways To Take Action After The Presidential Election
October 11, 2016 - Day of the Girl Launches Campaigns for Day of Action
February 10, 2016 - Day of the Girl-US Joins The Fight To Lower the Voting Age With Vote16USA
January 28, 2016 - Day of the Girl-US Action Team Launches Sexual Education Reform Project
November 6, 2015 - Day of the Girl-US Action Team Endorses EACH Woman Act

Day of the Girl-US writing the news

October 11, 2016 - How I Fought For (And Won) Comprehensive Sex Ed by Christina Wang (The F-Bomb)
October 11, 2016 - The Period Problem by Hannah Hildebolt (The F-Bomb)
October 11, 2016 - My Fight to End Sexist Harassment in Schools by Blythe Drucker (The F-Bomb)
February 10, 2016 - The Youth Vote As A Feminist Fight by Eliana Stanislawski (Vote16USA)
October 13, 2014 - Making Day of the Girl Matter by Eliana Stanislawski (HuffPost Women)
September 27, 2013 - What is International Day of the Girl? by Rocio Ortega (Latinitas)
October 10, 2012 - Turning a Day Into A Movement: Why You Should Support Day of the Girl by Eliana Stanislawski (Global Campaign for Education-US)

The news writing about Day of the Girl-US

October 12, 2016 - Meet the college senior heading up Day of the Girl by Laura Fitzpatrick (The Tab)
October 11, 2016 - October 11th is Day of the Girl by Rachel Port (Planned Parenthood Advocates of Arizona)
June 4, 2016 - Teen Volunteers: A commitment to serving on Full Frame (CCTV)
October 10, 2014 - Day of the Girl Events Span the United States by Katrina Paron (Womens E-News)
October 11, 2013 - International Day of the Girl Q&A With Julia Fine by Ashley Kuske (Smart Girls At The Party)
October 10, 2013 - What is International Day of the Girl Child? by Katy Ma (HuffPost Teen)
October 11, 2013 - Why A Day Dedicated to Girls Is Necessary by Hannah Weintraub (HuffPost Teen)
September 11, 2013 - Brief History of a Historic Youth-Led Campaign (Youth Activism Project)
October 11, 2012 - Girls Have Their Day by Anna Bahr (Ms. Magazine)
October 5, 2012 - Bethesda Student Advocate Shares the Importance of International Day of the Girl (Global Campaign for Education-US)

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