Your donations help us to provide Menstrual Hygiene Kits, Education and other Resources to any person that menstruates.
DID YOU KNOW
35 U.S. States view menstrual products as "luxury goods" and impose tax sales on them, aka the tampon tax.
Period products can't be purchased with food stamps, Medicaid, or health insurance spending accounts.
1 in 4 women struggle to buy menstrual products due to income.
1 in 5 low-income women report missing work, school, or similar events due to having no access to menstrual products.
Over 2400 Menstrual Hygiene Kits have been distributed in San Joaquin County, San Jose, and Sacramento.
BOHSF volunteers dedicate over 20 hours per month collecting supplies, educating the community and providing advocacy to participants.
MENSTRUAL HEALTH HYGIENE KITS
BOHSF provides menstrual hygiene kits to ay person that menstruates on a bi-weekly basis every month all year long.
LET'S TALK PERIOD
Let's Talk Period provides educational workshops on a variety of topics provided by a menstrual health educator.