Julia Witecki, 14, left, and Carleigh Templin, 13, draw patterns for reusable pads that will be packaged in menstruation kits for girls in underdeveloped countries. The friends are longtime Girl Scouts who created the Bleedership conference to celebrate menstruation and help their peers realize there’s no shame in having a period. The first Bleedership conference took place Saturday at Trinity Presbyterian Church in Tacoma.
Julia Witecki, 14, left, and Carleigh Templin, 13, draw patterns for reusable pads that will be packaged in menstruation kits for girls in underdeveloped countries. The friends are longtime Girl Scouts who created the Bleedership conference to celebrate menstruation and help their peers realize there’s no shame in having a period. The first Bleedership conference took place Saturday at Trinity Presbyterian Church in Tacoma. Drew Perine dperine@thenewstribune.com
Julia Witecki, 14, left, and Carleigh Templin, 13, draw patterns for reusable pads that will be packaged in menstruation kits for girls in underdeveloped countries. The friends are longtime Girl Scouts who created the Bleedership conference to celebrate menstruation and help their peers realize there’s no shame in having a period. The first Bleedership conference took place Saturday at Trinity Presbyterian Church in Tacoma. Drew Perine dperine@thenewstribune.com

Tacoma teens want peers to celebrate womanhood

May 28, 2016 03:13 PM

UPDATED May 07, 2017 01:20 PM

More Videos

  • Two teens shot behind King County Aquatic Center

    Footage from the scene in Federal Way after the 17-year-old boys were taken to Harborview Medical Center.