In an effort to increase our national impact for women and girls, JWF held a special grants meeting to select two organizations in the areas of reproductive health and political advocacy. The Special Grants Subcommittee selected Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA) and She Should Run to each receive $10,000 for general support of their important, timely work.
JWF is proud to support reproductive healthcare and programs that help elect more women into public office. These two special grants deepen our national impact and contribute to much needed social change for women and girls living in the US.
The mission of Planned Parenthood is to provide comprehensive reproductive and complementary health care services in settings which preserve and protect the essential privacy and rights of each individual, and to advocate public policies which guarantee these rights and ensure access to such services to provide educational programs which enhance understanding of individual and societal implications of human sexuality….
Click here to read more about Planned Parenthood’s mission and services.
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She Should Run is a non-partisan 501(c)3 organization expanding the talent pool of future elected female leaders.
Since 2011, they’ve worked to dramatically increase women’s representation in public office and eliminate barriers women uniquely face in public service. They believe that women of all backgrounds should have an equal shot at elected leadership and that our country will benefit from having a government with varied perspectives and experiences. Click here to read more about their mission and programs.
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