Who we are

Alopecia Areata: The shame and embarrassment of this disease devastates the lives of too many women and girls when treatments do not work. Since 2007 Bald Girls Do Lunch has connected with over 3,000 to restore self-confidence and conquer isolation. With requests for meet-ups in every state and beyond the USA, Bald Girls is answering the plea for women to find others for community and support. From intimate groups to style workshops to restoring her looks, BGDL puts women on the track to normalcy and living well with this disease. Learn more...

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Pro Athlete Partners with Bald Girls Do Lunch!

March 10th, 2021 by Chassin

We’re so excited!

American professional volleyball player Deja McClendon, is joining Bald Girls Do Lunch® to promote awareness about alopecia areata and Bald Girls Do Lunch as part of the Athletes Unlimited’s Pro Causes initiative.

“I really love the Bald Girls cause and how they bring back confidence in women by giving them an outlet to express themselves and talk through the stigma of being a bald woman,” says Deja who was diagnosed with alopecia when she was 12.

Yes! I’ll Give to Honor Deja’s Awareness Work


Look us up

July 3rd, 2009 by Chassin

Goodsearch.com and goodshop.com donate funds to approved nonprofits and you’ll find us there. Just searching the net or shoping online- things you do anyway, generates funds for BGDL.  Just enter Bald Girls Do Lunch as your designated organization and enter your online store from there. Thank you!

Welcome to the BGDL Founder’s blog!

September 29th, 2008 by Chassin

Welcome to the BGDL Founder’s blog!

This is the place for news updates and info about alopecia areata, about us and things we think you’ll want to know.

We’re on TV news  this week as the Health Report on WFRV in Green Bay, WI presents “Women Without Hair Bond Together”

WFRV Health Report