We are thrilled to share that All-Options recently added four talented new members to our board of directors last month! Please join us in welcoming: Carolyn Sufrin, OB/GYN, medical anthropologist, and advocate for incarcerated women, in Baltimore MD Elizabeth Miller, activist and fundraiser … [Read more...] about Welcome to Our New Board Members!
Earlier this month, just before the end of the day, Janet arrived at our All-Options Pregnancy Resource Center with three little ones in tow. Having unexpectedly been granted custody of her three great-grandchildren, she suddenly faced the enormous expense of keeping them freshly diapered. In just a … [Read more...] about Diapers are a Basic Necessity for All Families
Each month, All-Options Pregnancy Resource Center hosts a Reproductive Justice Action Hour, an opportunity to explore intersecting issues and experiences and their relationship to reproductive justice. In September, our friends from Middle Way House, a local domestic violence shelter and advocacy … [Read more...] about Exploring the Criminalization of Pregnant People
This year has seen some big changes for our advocate community, so in June, we took a timeout for our annual summer advocate retreat. Our advocates dedicated two whole days to recharging and rejuvenating themselves and each other. The first day of the retreat started out with current Radvocate … [Read more...] about Notes from the Summer 2017 Advocate Retreat
All-Options is thrilled to announce that Poonam Dreyfus-Pai, MPH, MSW is joining our staff as Deputy Director, beginning September 6th. Poonam has been an important member of the All-Options team for several years now, as a community partner and ally, our first social work intern, and … [Read more...] about Welcome to Poonam Dreyfus-Pai, All-Options’ New Deputy Director
We're welcoming in September here at All-Options and along with saying goodbye to our good friend, Summer, we're also bidding farewell to our longtime All-Options Talkline Radvocate, Gina. For the past four years, Gina has answered countless calls from people in need of compassionate, open-hearted … [Read more...] about Rising Radvocate: Gina
Calling all fans of tacos, beer, and abortion funding! It’s that very special time of year when we can indulge in all three at once - it’s Taco or Beer Challenge season! Abortion funding is more critical than ever, so from now until September 15, the All-Options team invites you to join friends, … [Read more...] about Let’s Taco-Bout It: Abortion Funding for Hoosiers!
Steph Herold is a lot of things: a lover of pitbulls and young adult literature, a fervent social justice advocate, and a Twitter maven with over 15,000 followers. She's also one of our longstanding All-Options donors and the focus of this first post in our inaugural donor profile series! We … [Read more...] about Donor Spotlight: Steph Herold
As an organization that provides support to pregnant people, we were shocked and disappointed to hear NPR praising anti-abortion Crisis Pregnancy Centers for helping pregnant women access Medicaid on this past Monday’s edition of All Things Considered. If the segment’s main argument had been … [Read more...] about Medicaid and CPCs: A Match Made by NPR
In early June, I had the privilege of traveling to Austin, TX to facilitate a Pregnancy Options Workshop with some incredible activists and providers from Texas abortion funds, clinics, and allied organizations. More than 20 people spent their Saturday learning about abortion, adoption, and … [Read more...] about An Inside Look at Our Pregnancy Options Workshops