20 February 2020

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Donations, Dymon and Storage - The Period Purse Finds Its Place

by Micah Rodrigues
It's official!

The Period Purse has grown up and moved into its own place! Settling into a new facility will provide growth opportunities for us as an organization and our donation capabilities in the future. It also means there are slight changes to the ways you can donate - we promise ...

3 December 2019

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10 Important Reasons to Donate to The Period Purse on Giving Tuesday

by Sarah Niedoba
Every year, after scoring last minute deals on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, another holiday asks you to open your wallet one more time but for a very different reason. Since 2011, Giving Tuesday has been a day for people to come together and support charitable organizations in their comm...

23 November 2019

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Legendary Canadian Singer Bif Naked Talks First Period Stories and Menstrual Equity

by Bif Naked
It was around the time that Bif Naked's Spaceman came out, in March of 1998, that I got my first period. Recently, I found myself talking on the phone with the legendary Canadian singer, over 20 years since that banger was released and, evidently, over 20 years since I first started menstruat...

10 October 2019

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Help Bring Period Products to Toronto's Marginalized Menstruators with The Period Purse's Fall Blitz

by Sarah Niedoba
With fall finally here and the weather slowly getting cooler, you may be wondering what you can do to help Toronto's marginalized communities. It can be an overwhelming question. With so many valuable organizations and causes seeking your donations and support, where do you start? Often...

3 September 2019

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Sustainable Period Products: What's the 411?

by Lunapads
With files from Lunapads
A drawer full of reusable cloth pads. Photo courtesy of Lunapads. Today, we're talking about sustainable period products and hope to answer some common questions and concerns that may arise when considering a switch from disposable options to something more bu...

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