August 27th, 2014
The Bravemobile started on the west coast and is scheduled to arrive in DC in mid-September, stopping at points along the way to garner support for lifting the bans that deny anyone coverage for abortion. Yesterday the Be Bold Road Trip made it to the Twin Cities, where supporters flocked to the bus to sign the wall of support...and to take the Taco Or Beer Challenge!
Check out this video for a glimpse into the the tour, including an appearance by NNAF Deputy Director Megan Peterson!
October 1st, 2013
On the 37th anniversary of the Hyde Amendment, National Network of Abortion Funds' Executive Director Stephanie Poggi joined local abortion funds on Twitter to discuss the impact of nearly four decades of a ban on Medicaid funding of abortion and to look towards a future without the Hyde Amendment.
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January 23rd, 2013
"She shouldn't have to decide between paying her rent, housing her family, and having an abortion..." National Network of Abortion Funds Board Member Karen Law of Pro-Choice Resources, featured in a new video that urges President Obama and Congress to lift the ban on Medicaid funding of abortion.
Watch the video here, and then sign this letter to President Obama asking him to present a clean budget to Congress this year, free of abortion funding restrictions!
August 28th, 2012
The last few weeks of summer means State Fair season around the country -- corn dogs, crop art, and in Minnesota, at least, condoms-on-a-stick!
That's right: for the last four decades, Pro-Choice Resources (home to the Hersey Abortion Assistance Fund, one of the Network's founding members) has had a booth at the Minnesota State Fair, where their crew of volunteers greets fairgoers alongside vendors selling funnel cakes, cheese curds, and local crafts in the bustling grandstand.