Category Archives: Action Funded

Which one is a medical provider?

              Crisis pregnancy centers (CPCs) are anti-choice organizations masquerading as legitimate reproductive health care providers. They are not licensed medical facilities. Instead, the CPCs’ goal is to intentionally deceive and misinform women about their reproductive health options. Often times women cannot tell between a CPC and a legitimate medical […]

How to follow the election results tonight.

It’s election day! and we hope you voted. If not, you still have TWO hours left. Quick! Read up on your candidates, find your polling place, study up on NYC’s new voting machines, and GO VOTE! If you’re like the rest of us, however, you’ve already voted, and are now anxiously awaiting the results. And […]

Tomorrow is primary election day!

As you head to the polls, you can do a simple check to make sure you are prepared to vote. Ask yourself these three questions: 1. Do I know when to vote and where my poll place is? Polls open at 6am and close at 9pm. To find your poll location, click here. Also, remember […]

What are you doing on September 1?

How much do you care about making sure New York City remains pro-choice? Enough to go to a happy hour about it? Well you’re in luck! Our Planned Parenthood of NYC Action Fund is holding a great cocktail hour at Slainte (304 Bowery, btw Houston and Bleecker) on Wednesday September 1. Come on by, not […]

Why Elections Matter.

Do you live in Queens? Well then you might be interested to know that the PPNYC Action Fund endorsed Tony Avella for State Senator in District 11. He’s running against incumbent Frank Padavan. Did you know? As one of the most entrenched elected officials in New York State, Frank Padavan has taken every opportunity to […]

Watch PPNYC at 11pm tonight on WNBC 4!

Our Action Fund will be speaking about the Monserrate hearing.

Action Fund Takes Stand Against Monserrate

You may or may not have heard, but State Senator Hiram Monserrate was just sentenced to three years’ supervised probation for having recklessly caused injury to his girlfriend. The Planned Parenthood of New York City Action Fund released the following statement in response: The Planned Parenthood of New York City Action Fund calls for the […]

Fantastic event on Wednesday with Jessica Valenti, Lynn Harris and Gloria Feldt

Jessica Valenti, Lynn Harris and Gloria Feldt: undoubtedly three of the most fascinating feminist authors and activists around today. Wouldn’t it be neat to see them all in the same room together, talking about feminism? Well you can! Next Wednesday! The Planned Parenthood of New York City Activist Council will be partnering with Living Liberally […]

Do you know who you’re voting for tomorrow?

Hi NYC residents!You may or may not have heard, but New York City is having elections tomorrow, September 15. Candidates are running for Mayor, City Council, Comptroller, District Attorney, Borough President and more. Do you know who you’re voting for? The elections, especially the City Council elections, actually have a big impact on reproductive rights […]

Laughing Liberally!

Do you guys like comedy? Who doesn’t, right? Especially when that comedy is supporting a good cause. That’s why we’re excited that next Tuesday, the Planned Parenthood of New York City’s Action Fund (basically the political wing of Planned Parenthood of New York City) will be holding their Laughing Liberally event. It features an all-star […]