Here are the stats:
One-third of people have struggled to buy period products during the pandemic. Read more here.
The SNAP & WIC program, which helps provide healthy food to women and children, does NOT cover access to hygiene items like period products.
Currently, 30 states tax menstrual hygiene products as luxury items.
More than 4 in 5 students in the U.S. have either missed class time or know someone who has missed class time because they did not have access to period products.