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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Come F.L.Y. with Erica, Bald Girls Ambassador

December 20th, 2020 by Chassin

Bald Girls Volunteer, Erica Lafay Gillman is going all out with ‘F.L.Y. – First Love Yourself’ t-shirt fundraiser for Bald Girls Do Lunch.

  • Give a boost to top-up her $2,500 goal.
  • Buy a shirt or make a donation.
  • Learn more and purchase the 100% cotton shirts HERE for kids, women and men.

Special thanks to our model, Cassie.


Take Action TODAY

January 22nd, 2020 by Chassin

Please take action TODAY to make the most of this inspiring moment for all of us living with AA.

Photo Credit: MSNBC

THANK YOU for joining Bald Girls Do Lunch in celebrating Massachusetts Representative Ayanna Pressley. And, expanding our work to support more girls and women living with AA.

It’s a beautiful step forward for awareness, acceptance, and the Bald Girls community.


We’re Top-Rated Again!

November 27th, 2017 by Chassin

Bald Girls Do Lunch is donor-supported. You can be a Bald Girls donation hero today. Your friendship and support works to stop alopecia areata anxiety and shame.


Join us in Missouri – 3 Ways to Reserve Your Seat

September 14th, 2014 by Chassin

Don’t forget:

RSVP for MISSOURI EVENTS Sept 24-28, 2014 and join the Columbia, MO fundraiser Sept 25th.

Three ways to reserve your seat:

1) Pay securely online with a credit card at PayPal.com to account info@BaldGirlsDoLunch.org .   Be sure to tell us your city!

2) With a credit card  online at the secure BGDL payment portal HERE:

3) Call us to arrange a credit card payment by phone. We’re here to make things easy: 800.578.5332

See you in Missouri!

Tip: Thirty-One Gifts Fundraiser for BGDL

September 11th, 2014 by Chassin

Getting a browser cookies alert with our fundraiser SHOP button?
No worries. Go directly here .

Click Scheduled Parties tab and shop at Bald Girls Do Lunch Fundraiser.



Earrings Fundraiser for BGDL

January 18th, 2014 by Chassin


Easy as 1-2-3

1) See detail photos here:
2) Click DONATE button at BaldGirlsDoLunch.org
3) Donate $10 for one pair or $25 for 3. Don’t forget to include a memo telling us which pairs you want.(retail value $18)

Thank you for supporting BGDL. Earrings designed by Copper Diem (Visit etsy.com)

Eyes open. Wallets closed.

August 6th, 2013 by Chassin

Are you a reader? Thea Chassin is, too.

“I’m a passionate reader of autobiographies. Read My Pins and Madame Secretary are two of my favorite 2013 summer reads. I was also captivated by Law Man.” – Thea

While she’s reading, GoodSearch.com is sending a donation to her cause, which of course is Bald Girls Do Lunch!  This back-to-school season, make Bald Girls Do Lunch YOUR cause for   end-of-summer  shopping. Spend only what you would anyway. Then sit back, relax and watch our donor earnings grow at GoodSearch.com (also GoodShop.com).

How to be a Jackie-Oh! Hat Donor

January 30th, 2013 by Chassin

Get the scoop on how our sleep hat donor program works  here. 

Here’s the payment form so you can donate a  “hug for the head” for women with a new diagnosis.


March 24th, 2011 by admin

 Trifecta of Beauty, Wig Raffle and best network for women!

Announcing: Celebrity makeup pro Barbara Kelly (daughter of renown wig maker and makeup line owner, Bob Kelly) joins artist Marianne Horvath to help our women at April’s “Spring in the City” .  Thanks Barb and Marianne!

And…When your friends and family make donations to BGDL in your honor between now and April 14, they can designate it for our Spring in the City night in Manhattan. Every ticket in your honor is another luxury wig ticket for you!