Period Promise

Help end period poverty


The Period Promise campaign by United Way is a local response to a global issue. We can reduce the isolation created by period poverty, in our own neighbourhoods.

Learn how you can take action in your community and help end the stigma around periods.

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Give financially, or donate period products like tampons, pads, cups, menstrual underwear.

Organize a Period Promise campaign to collect donations in your community, workplace, or school.

If you are an elected representative, young leader, executive, union leader or business owner, commit to providing free menstrual hygiene products to anyone accessing your facilities.

The Period Promise initiative by United Way mobilizes local citizens to be a part of the solution.

You can take part in several ways

However you choose to participate, you can reduce vulnerability and isolation caused by period poverty.

This is local love in action.

This is our Period Promise.  
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For more information on how you can make an impact on period poverty call our office at 250 591 8731
or email

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Learn more about Period Promise and the important work that United Ways across BC are doing to end period poverty at