This is a global issue.
Every year grassroots and global organizations like UNICEF bring up the topic of
Menstrual Health Management (MHM) and it's impact on young women in vulnerable communities; yet governments continue to turn a blind eye to the situation on the grounds of a lack of conclusive, quantitative data and substantial evidence as proof of these claims.
Blood is a barrier
when you cannot absorb it.
controlled access solutions to free feminine hygiene products.
ntombi . dispensers are built to suit the technology of their environment.
From RFID to USSD code, you can scan your fingerprint or dial a please call me.
We adapt our dispensers to your needs; minimising features while maximising quality.
we have spent the last 2 years
empowering women through access to free pads on Stellenbosch University campus.
Growing from a student based initiative,we designed manual dispensers for women's
bathrooms and residences which we stocked from organizing donations and pad
drives, selling 50 dispensers on one campus.
We placed 3rd out of 66 pitches at the Allan Gray Orbis Foundation National Jamboree 2018. You can see our 30 second pitch here:
A candidate fellow of the Allan Gray Orbis Foundation and a Springbok Girl Scout, Emer is in her final year of university,
with a dual major in Computer Science and Linguistics, and her minor in Applied Mathematics. A visionary and
pioneer, Emer handles all marketing and brand strategising of
Identified as an emerging social entrepreneur, Londiwe is a candidate fellow of the Allan Gray Orbis Foundation. She is
a Bachelor of Accounting graduate. Queen of numbers, Londiwe manages all financial and administrative aspects of
ntombi. In her spare time, you can find her on the courts, pursuing her professional basketball career.
When not sailing along the Southern coast, Riaan can be found tinkering with electronics and woodworking in his room, alongside notes on linear algebra, analysis and calculus. Currently in his final year majoring in Computer Science and Applied Mathematics, he is the brains behind the tangible products of ntombi.
Would you like to know more?
Looking to install our dispensers in your building?
Are you a manufacturer of tampons or pads?
ntombi.org at gmail