Contemporary Pediatrics, June 24, 2022

What Pediatric Providers Can Do To Help With Period Poverty, June 23, 2022

How Tampons, Child Care, and Baby Formula Shortages are AFfecting Women More

The Guardian, June 15, 2022

US Reeling from Tampon Shortage as Prices of Menstrual Products Go Up

BBC, June 14, 2022

Major Tampon Makers Pledge to Tackle US Shortages


Washington Post, June 13, 2022

Yes, There's a Tampon Shortage. Here's Why.


Free period products will be provided in all Santa Clara County restrooms, March 24, 2021



County of Santa Clara, "Access to Period Products for Vulnerable Populations During COVID-19" Report

Jewish Standard/Times of Israel, May 5, 2021

Girls Helping Girls. Period.

Essex Daily News, April 29, 2021

UCC's Torres, Joy Sisters Receive Humanitarian Awards

The Village Green, April 22, 2021

South Orange Sisters Win Russ Berrie Making A Difference Award

Future of Personal Health, Dec 31, 2019

How Much Do You Really Know About Your Period?

Her Success Story, Dec 9, 2019

Changing Lives Through Non-Profit Work is the Measurement of Success

Where Brains Meet Beauty™️ Podcast, Oct 2019

Episode 123

Always Press Release, Sept. 2019

Always Wants to Help #EndPeriodPoverty to Keep Girls in School & Confident

Costco Connection, December 2017

Girls Helping Girls. Period.


Splinter, November 17, 2017

Ban Charging for Tampons in Public Restrooms

Divided States of Women, Vox Media, October 26, 2017

The government should not profit off women’s periods. Get rid of the ‘tampon tax.’


InStyle, May 30, 2017

This is How Sustain Natural Is Fighting the Tampon Tax


Fast Company, May 25, 2017

Fight the Tampon Tax with Sustain's New Line of Organic Period Products

Bustle, May 24, 2017

How Sustain's New Line of Organic Period Products is Fighting the Tampon Tax


Essex News Daily, April 30, 2017

Teen Sisters Find Support For Their Non-Profit from Their TSTI Community

The Village Green, March 26, 2017

Maplewood/South Orange Community Mobilizes for Girls Helping Girls Period.

The Lenny Letter, January 25, 2017

Period Policy: An Interview with "Menstrual Equity" Activist Jennifer Weiss-Wolf

Cosmopolitan, December 2016

Period Power!


WBCL, 90.3, December 8, 2016

Lynne Ford Interview


Metro, June 27, 2016

These Teen Sisters Are Fighting For Menstrual Equity


Thomson Reuters Foundation News, June 23, 2016

In U.S. First, New York City Making Tampons Free in Schools

A Mighty Girl, June 16, 2016

Two Mighty Girl Sisters Have Collected 50,000 Pads and Tampons

Newsweek, April 21, 2016

The Women Taking on Menstrual Equality (Colombia), April 19, 2016

Girls Helping Girls:Porque la Higiene Femenina No Es Un Lujo


HuffPo Impact, April 15, 2016

These Sisters Are Getting Tampons to Women Who Can't Afford Them (video)


HelloGiggles, March 10, 2016

These Sisters Are Changing The Way We Talk About (And Pay For)  Periods


Reuters TV, March 9, 2016

The Fight for Menstrual Equality


Woman's Day, March 8, 2016

These Sisters Are Changing The Lives of Hundreds of Women Every Year


Reuters, March 8, 2016

US Women Push Back Against Stigma, Cost of Mestruation


Yahoo News, March 8, 2016

Emma Joy,16, and her sister Quinn, 12, pack feminine products for delivery at their home in South Orange, New Jersey


VICE, February 29, 2016

The Price Young Girls Pay When Tampons Aren't Free


New York Times, February 29, 2016

Free The Tampons


The Village Green, February 5, 2016

‘Girls Helping Girls. Period.’ is Looking for a Few Good Men (and Boys)


The Atlantic, CityLab, January 28, 2016

It Takes a Community to Abolish the 'Tampon Tax'


The Nation, January 26, 2016

Why Are We Paying Sales Tax on Tampons?


The Village Green, January 12, 2016

Girls Helping girls Period Honored by South Orange Trustees


Essex News Daily, January 10, 2016

South Orange Sisters Bring Joy to Local Women with Nonprofit, August 11, 2015

America’s Very Real Menstrual Crisis


The New York Times, April 22, 2015

Helping Women and Girls. Period. Part Two


The New York Times, January 28, 2015

Helping Women and Girls. Period.


The Village Green, January 28, 2015

South Orange Teens Launch ‘Girls Helping Girls. Period’




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