We need YOUR help! While the PAD Center is already serving women in our community through our subscription program and immediate response kits, we are hard at work planning the next stage: our education program. We need the ideas and expertise of you and your friends in nursing, obstetrics, pediatrics, mental health, and other healthcareContinue reading “SAVE THE DATE! PAD Center Education Forum – 1/26”
On October 27th, members of the Junior League of Lynchburg packed 500 immediate response kits filled with feminine hygiene products for Afghan refugees. In partnership with broader outreach efforts from Centra, kits from the PAD Center will be delivered to Fort Pickett to help refugee women who are in need. Thanks to the News &Continue reading “500 IRKs packed for Afghan refugees”
With every passing month since launching the PAD Center, more and more people have reached out to learn about how PAD Center operates. More clients have enrolled in monthly product subscriptions, and new partners have asked how they can be a part of this project. AccomplishmentsAt this time, the PAD Center serves 35 women onContinue reading “August PAD Center Updates”
Thanks to Emily and LHOV for coming to chat with us about the PAD Center! You can watch the segment on the LHOV Facebook page. If you would like to help support our efforts to alleviate period poverty, please click here to donate or to learn more about hosting a drive.
Thank you to WSLS and WFXR for helping us get the word out about the PAD Center! You can watch the segments at the following links: WSLS – April 7thWFXR – April 8th If you would like to help support our efforts to alleviate period poverty, please click here to donate or to learn moreContinue reading “PAD Center in the News”
The PAD Center is a week away from “opening” – this will be our first distribution of Immediate Response Kits to our referring partners. Below are a few updates as we have been hard at work! PAD Center committee members met at Gleaning for the World on March 10th to sort donated items and beginContinue reading “March PAD Center Updates”
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASELYNCHBURG, Virginia – The Junior League of Lynchburg (JLL) is poised to change the cycle of period poverty in our community with a new agency, the Period Access Distribution (PAD) Center. The program will facilitate collaboration between existing community groups and healthcare providers to create a referral and distribution system of free feminineContinue reading “PAD Center Set To Open This Spring”