PERIODS, TAMPONS, & ACCESSIBILITY: WHERE WE ARE IN 2018

PERIODS, TAMPONS, & ACCESSIBILITY: WHERE WE ARE IN 2018

Even here in the U.S., although the current administration’s threat to make birth control less accessible may seem like the biggest issue facing women right now, there is another major women’s health accessibility issue that has been looming for decades: or women may be forced to choose between lunch for the day or a package of generic sanitary napkins.

Learn about how Simply the Basics is combatting these issues!

A Spotlight on Quintessential Modern Citizens Who Inspire Us Everyday

A Spotlight on Quintessential Modern Citizens Who Inspire Us Everyday

Our founder, Meghan Freebeck, was honored as the "Modern Citizen of the Month" for Women's Month this March. You can hear her personal story of finding her skill in nonprofit and building Simply the Basics to meet the needs of the community. https://www.moderncitizen.com/blogs/moments/meghan-freebeck

Good San Franciscans: Matching Needs to Resources

Good San Franciscans: Matching Needs to Resources

“I have yet to meet anyone who doesn’t want to support the community in some way,” said Meghan Freebeck, CEO, Project Homeless Connect and Simply the Basics. Meghan is serving San Francisco by connecting people’s skills and resources with various needs in our community.  To quote Meghan, “It’s a lot like match making volunteer’s time and skill sets to ensure they align with a client’s or nonprofit’s goals.”

City Installs Barricades

City Installs Barricades

Project Homeless Connect CEO Meghan Freebeck said that when it comes to serving unhoused residents, the main priority should always be housing. "All steps taken should be steps that are working toward that goal," she said. http://hoodline.com/2018/01/city-installs-barricades-to-block-encampments-near-upper-market-safeway