Image with red background and light red blood drop with white bottom banner. Menstrual Hygiene Day May 28. Image credit: Katie Harter

Menstrual Hygiene Day is on May 28 and brings awareness to the issue of period poverty worldwide. It was started by the German non-profit WASH United in 2013 to promote action by non-profits, governments, individuals, industries, and the media to promote menstrual health for all menstruators. In 2020 alone, menstrual…


She Votes Policy: Power to the Period Panelists: Rep LaToya Greenwood, Rep Barbara Hernandez, Rep Katie Stuart, Dr. Janelle Howell, and Ashley Novoa, co-founder Chicago Period Project.

On March 31, 2021, She Votes Illinois hosted She Votes Policy: Power to the Period!, a panel discussion covering period poverty to advance menstrual equity through legislation in Illinois. We asked panelists nuanced questions on an array of issues that affect period poverty including economics, healthcare, intersectionality, accessibility, and more…


She Runs Illinois 2020! uplifting the voices of Illinois women running for office

She Votes Illinois is pleased to feature Anna Moeller, incumbent, running for IL House of Representatives, District 43. Follow our series, She Runs Illinois 2020!, leading up to election day as we showcase and uplift the voices of Illinois women running for public office in the upcoming election.


She Runs Illinois 2020! uplifting the voices of Illinois women running for office

She Votes Illinois is pleased to feature Denyse Wang Stoneback, running for IL House of Representatives, District 16. Follow our series, She Runs Illinois 2020!, leading up to election day as we showcase and uplift the voices of Illinois women running for public office in the upcoming election.


She Runs Illinois 2020! uplifting the voices of Illinois women running for office

She Votes Illinois is pleased to feature Barbara Hernandez, incumbent, running for IL House of Representatives, District 83. Follow our series, She Runs Illinois 2020!, leading up to election day as we showcase and uplift the voices of Illinois women running for public office in the upcoming election.


She Runs Illinois 2020! uplifting the voices of Illinois women running for office

She Votes Illinois is pleased to feature Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz, incumbent, running for IL House of Representatives, District 17. Follow our series, She Runs Illinois 2020!, leading up to election day as we showcase and uplift the voices of Illinois women running for public office in the upcoming election.


She Runs Illinois 2020! uplifting the voices of Illinois women running for office

She Votes Illinois is pleased to feature Kacie Weicherding, running for IL House of Representatives, District 108. Follow our series, She Runs Illinois 2020!, leading up to election day as we showcase and uplift the voices of Illinois women running for public office in the upcoming election.


She Runs Illinois 2020! uplifting the voices of Illinois women running for office

She Votes Illinois is pleased to feature Maura Hirschauer, running for IL House of Representatives, District 49. Follow our series, She Runs Illinois 2020!, leading up to election day as we showcase and uplift the voices of Illinois women running for public office in the upcoming election.


She Runs Illinois 2020! uplifting the voices of Illinois women running for office

She Votes Illinois is pleased to feature Maggie Trevor, running for IL House of Representatives, District 54. Follow our series, She Runs Illinois 2020!, leading up to election day as we showcase and uplift the voices of Illinois women running for public office in the upcoming election.


She Runs Illinois 2020! uplifting the voices of Illinois women running for office

She Votes Illinois is pleased to feature Suzanne Ness, running for IL House of Representatives, District 66. Follow our series, She Runs Illinois 2020!, leading up to election day as we showcase and uplift the voices of Illinois women running for public office in the upcoming election.

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She Votes Illinois is a statewide political action committee dedicated to facilitating engagement, participation & support of women in all aspects of politics.

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