A bank for period products and menstrual health educational resources for communities all over South Africa.


Once-A-Month was founded in 2017 by Jane Henry when she was 15 years old. It was initially a mere act of kindness as she began randomly providing menstrual products to women who were affected by period poverty and menstrual marginalization.

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One of our beneficaries, Frida Hartley Women's Shelter, spoke to us about what periods could be like for homeless women during our recent visit. Period Poverty is Real (unfortunate) but OAM is fighting for change in the menstrual and women's health space.