A period should end a sentence,

not a girl’s

education.

nearly

50%

of the world’s population will experience menstruation.

Our mission is to ensure that
100% have the tools to manage it.

The global narrative surrounding menstruation centers on shame and secrecy. Our goal is to rewrite that narrative, transforming it into a source of empowerment and pride.

Creating a menstrual

equity movement

THE ISSUE

Around the world, girls face barriers to receiving a quality education because they lack access to menstrual health education, adequate water, sanitation, and hygiene facilities, and affordable, hygienic menstrual products.

A REVOLUTIONARY MACHINE

Arunachalam Muruganatham invented a machine that manufactures sanitary pads out of natural, locally-sourced materials at a low cost—just 5 cents per unit.

He, and other like minded entrepreneurs, inspired us to help expand access to menstrual health products and education worldwide.

Pad machines act as a springboard to launch conversations and action around menstrual equity on a global scale.

LAUNCHING A MOVEMENT

With the support from family and friends, we created the 2018 Academy Award- winning Netflix Short Documentary, PERIOD. END OF SENTENCE., to dispel the stigmas surrounding menstruation. The documentary raises awareness about the power of education and demonstrates the impact of launching a microeconomy. The movement goes beyond the screen as the pad project continues to work to raise funds, awareness, and education throughout the world. 

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We're stronger together

We are ready to give this project everything we have, but we know we can’t do it alone.

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