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Virtual 5K Raises Thousands to Fight ‘Period Poverty’

Brooke and Breanna Bennett are on a mission to make sure young women have the menstrual and hygiene items to stay clean and healthy during their period. Their organization just wrapped up a virtual 5k Race to do just that; end period poverty. The non-profit is the brain-child of the now 13-year-old twin sisters who were moved to action when…

Women in Training Hosts Back-to-School Giveaway

Saturday, August 8 was a day to give back for the nonprofit organization Women in Training or WIT. WIT distributed Wikits containing menstrual, hygiene, and dental products to under-served girls and other youth. Along with the Witkits, school supplies were given away at the Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church back to school backpack pickup. “The stress of the pandemic,…

12-Year-Old Twins Inspire Bill Which Would Provide Free Feminine Hygiene Products in Schools

It’s not everyday that 12-year-old girls inspire bills in the Legislative session but two twins in Montgomery  have done just that. Breanna and Brooke Bennett are the co-founders of Women in Training or WIT which began in July of 2019. After learning that twenty percent of American girls and women cannot afford menstrual products, Brooke and Breanna decided to donate their birthday…