Our mission is to celebrate periods and provide products to those in need. 

 
 
 

We are a group of young activists across the U.S. united by the belief that menstrual care is a basic right.

Nadya Okamoto and Vincent Forand co-founded PERIOD as high school students in 2014 after realizing that menstrual products are not reliably available to those who need them the most. 

 

Here's what we do

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Serve
We’re all about action. With the support of generous partners, sponsors and individuals, we deliver PERIOD PACKS to those in need.

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Educate
It starts with changing the way we talk about periods. We elevate the issue to eliminate the taboo through a growing network of high school, college and community chapters.

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Advocate
We raise awareness and create change through events, campaigns and media relationships. Help us repeal the tampon tax and lobby for menstrual products in public places.

Our story

 

Our team

NADYA OKAMOTO Founder & Executive Director read more >

NADYA OKAMOTO

Founder & Executive Director

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VINCENT FORAND Founder & Operations Director read more >

VINCENT FORAND

Founder & Operations Director

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ROLAND SCOTT Head of Graphic Design read more >

ROLAND SCOTT

Head of Graphic Design

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MAYA RAYLE Assistant Policy Director Read More >

MAYA RAYLE

Assistant Policy Director

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LOUISE BLAIR Director of Events read more >

LOUISE BLAIR

Director of Events

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TARA ZIC Director of Engagement read more >

TARA ZIC

Director of Engagement

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CAITLIN MACNEILL Assistant Event Coordinator Read More >

CAITLIN MACNEILL

Assistant Event Coordinator

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CLAIRE ROSENFELD National Director of Chapters read more >

CLAIRE ROSENFELD

National Director of Chapters

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