Thanks for checking out our blog. Here, we hope to update you about recent events (packing parties & distribution drives), any newly forged community relationships, and exciting future plans for our amazing nonprofit!
We have had another rewarding month working to end period poverty in our San Diego community! This month brought new opportunities, challenges, and successes. With Thanksgiving just around the corner, we are feeling particularly grateful to our extended Fulfilling Destiny Family—without your support, our work would not be possible.
Let the updating begin—
House of Plants: We are happy to announce that we had another
you are rockstars! Together, one step at a time, we can alleviate period poverty in
Distribution Drive: This month we had a successful distribution drive! On the 26th
Partnerships: We are thrilled to announce a new partnership with The Stand at San Diego Mesa
College. The Stand provides Mesa students experiencing hardship with a variety
Additionally, we are happy to announce our official partnership with the Women’s
Resource Center at San Diego State. We are looking forward to a long and
This spotlight is taken directly from our newsletter, but we wanted to share it here too!
As our FD family grows, we thought it would be the perfect time for you to get to know
our staff a little better! For the next couple of months, we will be introducing a different
Introducing Jayzle-May! -May is our Sponsorship & Volunteer Coordinator.
Why FD: “I am passionate about working for Fulfilling Destiny because I want to
clean and healthy period products and I want to decrease the worries that people who
are experiencing homelessness.”
Fun fact: “I am sensitive to prolonged sun exposure :)”
A couple of days to be aware of:
November 11th: Veterans Day
November 26th: National cake day—this one is a little silly, but why miss an
opportunity to eat cake!
November 28th: Thanksgiving Day
Vision: Fulfilling Destiny addresses the need for feminine products among
and help increase self-esteem, one woman at a time.
Inspired by our vision? Come be a part of the Fulfilling Destiny family. Every little thing
helps us move closer to our goal of eradicating period poverty. Below are a couple of
easy ways to get involved. Come join us for a packing party or a distribution drive!
We have a couple of opportunities this month:
House of Plants Packing Party
When: Saturday, November 9, 2019
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Where: The House of Plants
1709 E. Carrillo Place, Unit 1
Chula Vista, CA 91915
Dignity Bag Distribution
When: Saturday, November 23, 2019
8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
Where: Neil Good Day Center
299 17th St, San Diego, CA 92101
Donate to our
Feel like hosting an event? Contact jacqu[email protected]
Some takeaways: Let’s create a world where all women and girls regardless of
Periods are a part of life, let’s never make women and girls feel humiliated. We are
working to change the narrative from one of humiliation and shame to one of dignity.
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