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Abortion Access Project – The Abortion Access Project seeks to ensure access to abortion for all women by increasing abortion services, training new abortion providers, and raising awareness about the critical importance of abortion access to women’s lives.

Abortion Clinics On-Line – ACOL is a directory service comprised of websites of over 400 providers of abortion services and other reproductive healthcare.

The Abortion Conversation Project – Committed to eliminating the stigma of abortion by creating new ways and opportunities to talk about abortion honestly and publicly.

The Access Project – Their mission is to integrate early abortion into primary medical care.

Access Women’s Health Rights Coalition – ACCESS exists to make reproductive health and freedom a concrete reality for all women. Our programs bridge the gaps between reproductive rights and the reality of access to reproductive health care.

Alan Guttmacher Institute – AGI is a nonprofit organization focused on sexual and reproductive health research, policy analysis and public education.

Alliance for Justice – AFJ is a national association of environmental, civil rights, mental health, women’s, children’s and consumer advocacy organizations. Since its inception in 1979, the Alliance has worked to advance the cause of justice for all Americans, strengthen the public interest community’s ability to influence public policy, and foster the next generation of advocates.

American Civil Liberties Union – Through litigation, advocacy, and public education, the ACLU aims to protect access to the full spectrum of reproductive health care, from sexuality education and family planning services, to prenatal care and childbearing assistance, to abortion counseling and services.

ACLU Freedom Project – The ACLU’s Reproductive Freedom Project protects everyone’s right to make informed decisions free from government interference about whether and when to become a parent

American Medical Women’s Association – AMWA is an organization that functions at the local, national, and international level to advance women in medicine and improve women’s health. We achieve this by providing and developing leadership, advocacy, education, expertise, mentoring, and strategic alliances.

American Society for Reproductive Medicine – ASRM is a multidisciplinary organization for the advancement of the art, science, and practice of reproductive medicine. The Society accomplishes its mission through the pursuit of excellence in education and research and through advocacy on behalf of patients, physicians, and affiliated health care providers.

Association of Reproductive Health Professionals – ARHP members and staff are committed to keeping patients informed about reproductive options, to supporting the science that informs the advocacy community and to bringing together reproductive health community partners on timely issues.

Back Up Your Birth Control – The Back Up Your Birth Control campaign aims to educate women about emergency contraception (EC) – and put it into their hands before a crisis occurs.

Black Women’s Health Imperative – BWHI’s mission is to promote optimum health for Black women across the life span—physically, mentally and spiritually.

Catholics for a Free Choice – CFFC is engaged in research, policy analysis, education and advocates on issues of gender equality and reproductive health.

Center for Reproductive Rights (Formerly the Center for Reproductive Law and Policy <CRLP>) – CRR is a non-profit legal advocacy organization dedicated to promoting and defending women’s reproductive rights worldwide.

Choice USA – Choice USA mobilizes and provides ongoing support to the diverse, upcoming generation of leaders who promote and protect reproductive choice both now and in the future.

The Civil Liberties and Public Policy Program – CLPP is a reproductive rights organization that trains, educates, and inspires new leaders, organizers, and supporters nationwide.

Engender Health – Engender Health is an international nonprofit organization that has been working for 60 years to make reproductive health services safe, available, and sustainable for women and men worldwide.

Family Planning Advocates of New York State – Family Planning Advocates of New York State is a non-profit statewide membership organization dedicated to protecting and expanding access to a full range of reproductive health services.

Feminist – Feminist.com is a ten-year-old activist community and portal of resources and information that supports women’s equality, justice, wellness and safety. The Feminist.com web site was founded to initiate and facilitate grassroots mobilization, networking and communication around important political, health and educational issues related to women. Our web site is dedicated to promoting and sustaining women’s well being through the principles embodied in our motto: “Awareness, Education, Activism and Empowerment”.

Feminist Campus – The world’s largest pro-choice student network. FeministCampus.org is a community where you don’t have to waste time defending your pro-choice position or your feminism. You can get right down to the good stuff – sharing ideas, experiences and strategies.

Feminist Majority Foundation – FMF utilizes research and action to empower women economically, socially, and politically. Our organization believes that feminists – both women and men, girls and boys – are the majority, but this majority must be empowered.

Feminist Women’s Health Center – Feminist Women’s Health Center is a social change organization dedicated to women’s reproductive freedom, health and equality. We combine direct services (abortion, birth control, reproductive healthcare), with activism (to preserve and expand access to choice and to strengthen the pro-choice movement) and community education (to demystify health information and empower women’s health choices.)

Ibis Reproductive Health – Ibis’s goal is to produce stronger consumers of reproductive health products, services, and policies, along with more responsive health personnel and systems. We hope to increase the reproductive health choices open to women, and to enhance women’s autonomy in exercising these choices.

International Consortium for Medical Abortion – ICMA’s aim is to promote access to medical abortion within the framework of support for safe abortion worldwide.

International Planned Parenthood Federation – Through our Member Associations and partners IPPF works around the world in over 180 countries, providing sexual and reproductive health information and services.

Ipas – Ipas has worked for three decades to increase women’s ability to exercise their sexual and reproductive rights and to reduce deaths and injuries of women from unsafe abortion. Ipas’s global and country programs include training, research, advocacy, distribution of equipment and supplies for reproductive-health care, and information dissemination.

International Women’s Health Coalition – IWHC works to generate health and population policies, programs, and funding that promote and protect the rights and health of girls and women worldwide, particularly in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and countries in post-socialist transition. The IWHC is committed to these critical themes: Adolescent Health & Rights; Sexual Rights; and Access to Safe Abortion.

Kaiser Family Foundation – Kaiser Family Foundation is an independent, national health philanthropy dedicated to providing information and analysis on health issues to policy makers, the media and the general public.

Marie Stopes International – The Marie Stopes International Global Partnership provides sexual and reproductive health information and services to 4.3 million people worldwide in 39 countries.

Medical Students for Choice – MSFC is dedicated to ensuring that women receive the full range of reproductive healthcare choices.

MergerWatch – MergerWatch works directly with community coalitions across the nation to protect hospital-based services that are threatened by proposed business partnerships between nonsectarian community hospitals and religiously sponsored health systems. We seek to preserve patients’ access to threatened services at the historically nonsectarian facilities through such means as public education, community organizing and regulatory intervention.

NARAL Pro-Choice America – National Abortion Rights Action League works to support and protect a woman’s freedom to make personal decisions regarding the full range of reproductive choices through education, training, organizing, legal action and public policy.

NARAL Pro-Choice New York – NARAL NY works at the legislative, electoral and grassroots levels to protect access to safe, legal abortion and to expand the full range of reproductive rights for all New Yorkers regardless of age or income.

National Abortion Federation – NAF is the professional association of abortion providers in the United States. We believe that women should be trusted to make private medical decisions in consultation with their health care providers. NAF currently offers quality training and services to abortion providers and unbiased information and referral services to women.

National Asian Women’s Health Organization – NAWHO is a national non-profit health organization with a mission to achieve health equity for Asian women and families.

National Coalition of Abortion Providers – NCAP represents the political, business and networking needs of independent abortion providers who serve almost 1 million women each year.

National Council of Jewish Women – NCJW supports the protection of every woman’s right to reproductive choice, including safe and legal abortion, and the elimination of obstacles that limit reproductive freedom. For decades, NCJW has advocated for abortion rights and access to the full range of family planning options in this country and internationally.

National Family Planning and Reproductive Health Association – NFPRHA represents virtually the entire domestic family planning field, including clinicians, administrators, researchers, educators, advocates and consumers.

National Health Law Program – The National Health Law Program is a national public interest law firm that seeks to improve health care for America’s working and unemployed poor, minorities, the elderly and people with disabilities.

National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health – The mission of NLIRH is to ensure the fundamental human right to reproductive health for Latinas, their families and their communities through public education, policy advocacy, and community mobilization.

National Network of Abortion Funds – NNAF facilitates networking and provides mutual support for existing funds, provides support for the creation of new abortion funds in unserved areas, explores new ways to meet the immediate funding needs of women, advocates on the national level on issues of access to abortion, reproductive freedom and healthcare, with a special emphasis on funding.

National Organization for Women – NOW’s goal is to take action to bring about equality for all women.

National Partnership for Women & Families – National Partnership works to promote fairness in the workplace, access to quality affordable healthcare, and policies that help women meet the dual demands of work and family.

National Women’s Health Network – NWHN improves the health of all women by developing and promoting a critical analysis of health issues in order to affect policy and support consumer decision-making. The Network aspires to a health care system that is guided by social justice and reflects the needs of diverse women.

National Women’s Law Center – For more than three decades, NWLC has worked to advance and protect women’s health and reproductive rights—especially on behalf of low-income women, women of color, and other women who face additional barriers to health care access.

Pacific Institute for Women’s Health – PIWH works to guarantee access to safe reproductive technology and abortion, improve protection against STIs and HIV, and eliminate gender-based violations of human rights. PIWH conducts action research, education and advocacy in collaboration with activists, scholars, policy-makers and health providers to strengthen grassroots organizations and promote change around the world.

People for the American Way – PFAW is an energetic advocate for the values and institutions that sustain a diverse democratic society. Many of these are now threatened by the influence of the radical right and its allies who have risen to positions of political power. Our most fundamental rights and freedoms-and even our basic constitutional framework-are at risk. PFAW works in close collaboration with other leading national and state progressive organizations to mobilize Americans at this defining moment in our history.

Physicians for Reproductive Choice and Health – PRCH works to enable concerned physicians to take a more active and visible role in support of universal reproductive health.

Planned Parenthood Federation of America – PPFA is the world’s largest voluntary reproductive health care organization. PPFA offers extensive information on all aspects of sexual and reproductive health.

Planned Parenthood Hudson Peconic – PPHP has 14 medical centers in Suffolk, Westchester, Rockland and Putnam Counties (New York). One of 132 Planned Parenthood® Federation of America (PPFA) affiliates in the United States, PPHP provides confidential, quality medical services, and counseling and accurate information on family planning, contraception, and reproductive health.

Political Research Associates (Public Eye) – PRA works to facilitate public understanding of the threat posed to human rights by oppressive and authoritarian right-wing movements in the United States. Founded in 1981, we are the premier national organization studying the full spectrum of the US Political Right – from ultraconservatives in the electoral arena to paramilitary organizations to supremacist groups.

Population Action International – PAI is an independent policy advocacy group working to strengthen public awareness and political and financial support worldwide for population programs grounded in individual rights.

Power of Choice Project – Power of Choice Project is a group of concerned citizens who share the goal of activating supporters of reproductive freedom and educating the public through film.

Pro-Choice Public Education Project – PPEP’s mission is to educate young women ages 16-25 about reproductive freedom and choice, thereby developing a new generation of pro-choice leaders and supporters.

Project Vote Smart – PVS is comprised of volunteers working together, spending endless hours researching the backgrounds and records of thousands of political candidates and elected officials to discover their voting records, campaign contributions, public statements, biographical data (including their work history) and evaluations of them generated by over 100 competing special interest groups. Every election these volunteers test each candidate’s willingness to provide citizens with their positions on the issues they will most likely face if elected through the National Political Awareness Test (NPAT).

Refuse & Resist – Refuse & Resist is the organization for everyone who refuses to go along with today’s national agenda of repression and cruelty, poverty and punishment.

Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice – RCRC was founded in 1973 to safeguard the newly won constitutional right to abortion.

Reproductive Health Access Project – RHAP is dedicated to expanding access to high quality, comprehensive reproductive health services in primary care settings.

Reproductive Health Technologies Project – The mission of the RHTP is to advance the ability of every woman to achieve full reproductive freedom with access to the safest, most effective, and preferred methods for controlling her fertility and protecting her health.

Republican Majority for Choice – RMC supports the protection of Roe v. Wade and wants to ensure that the right to choose is personal and NOT political.

Republicans for Choice – The path to success is clear. Drop the abortion amendment plank and work together to change the culture. Let’s make abortions unnecessary through positive private programs that would end unintended pregnancies, not seek government intrusion as the solution.

Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States – SIECUS affirms that sexuality is a fundamental part of being human, one that is worthy of dignity and respect. We advocate for the right of all people to accurate information, comprehensive education about sexuality, and sexual health services. SIECUS works to create a world that ensures social justice and sexual rights.

Southern Poverty Law Center – Throughout its history, the Center has worked to make the nation’s Constitutional ideals a reality. The Center’s fights all forms of discrimination and works to protect society’s most vulnerable members, handling innovative cases that few lawyers are willing to take. Over three decades, it has achieved significant legal victories, including landmark Supreme Court decisions and crushing jury verdicts against hate groups.

Spiritual Youth for Reproductive Freedom – SYRF educates, organizes and empowers youth and young adults to put their faith into action and advocate for pro-choice social justice. SYRF is a program of the Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice.

Teenwire – Teenwire.com is an award-winning sexual health Web site for teens. They are committed to giving you the facts about sex so that you can use this information to make your own responsible choices. They provide honest and nonjudgmental information about sexuality in language you can understand with the hope that you will use this knowledge to reduce your risk of unintended pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections.

Trial Lawyers for Public Justice – TLPJ is a public interest law firm offering legal briefs and news on public interest issues, including reproductive freedom and women’s rights.

United Nations Population Fund – UNFPA is an international development agency that promotes the right of every woman, man and child to enjoy a life of health and equal opportunity. UNFPA supports countries in using population data for policies and programs to reduce poverty and to ensure that every pregnancy is wanted, every birth is safe, every young person is free of HIV/AIDS, and every girl and woman is treated with dignity and respect.

World Health Organization – WHO’s objective is the attainment by all peoples of the highest possible level of health. Health is defined in WHO’s Constitution as a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.

Women On Waves – Women on Waves operates a mobile clinic on a ship that sails to countries where abortion is illegal.

Women’s Law Project – WLP is a nonprofit public interest legal advocacy organization that seeks to advance the legal, social, and economic status of women through litigation, public policy advocacy, public education, and individual counseling.

Women’s Reproductive Rights Assistance Program – WRRAP raises money for low-income women of all ages, ethnicities and cultural backgrounds who are unable to pay for either emergency contraception or a safe and legal abortion. Our services are provided free of charge to clinics all over this nation.

Young Women’s Christian Association – The YWCA who strives to create opportunities for women’s growth, leadership, and power in order to attain a common vision: peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all people.