is a women’s health organization that fights for at-risk women around the globe. They provide free menstrual products to those in need, working to combat period poverty and restore health and dignity to millions of people.
What is Period Poverty?
The lack of access to safe, hygienic sanitary products and the associated indignity and stigma.
Did You Know?
Period poverty can lead to missing school, work, and childcare, resulting in lost income and negatively impacting mental health?
In 2020, PERIOD distributed 3.4 million period products directly to the hands of those in need.
PERIOD’s microgrant program funded 25 youth-led menstrual equity groups in 2020.
PERIOD amplifies the voices of young activists and advocates for the rights of women through policy and legislation.
Period rights are human rights.
As a women-led company, we celebrate the collective female experience and recognize the individual daily triumphs of the strong women in our vibrant customer community. We share PERIOD’s belief that all women—all people—deserve safe and dignified access to healthcare. We want to lift up their grassroots activism and direct healthcare relief.
COVID-19 has raised period poverty to staggering levels. PERIOD has served TEN TIMES more service partners than ever before due to the pandemic. Vena loves PERIOD because they are changing lives.