Planned Parenthood Health Systems Action Fund is committed to ensuring that family planning and reproductive health care services are available to everyone who wants and needs them.

During election years, the Planned Parenthood Health Systems Action Fund endorses candidates for state elective office who have proven themselves to be strong supporters of women’s health care in North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia. The Planned Parenthood Health Systems Action Fund also engages in educational and electoral activity, including legislative advocacy, voter education, and grassroots organizing.

In its first election year (2008), the Planned Parenthood Health Systems Action Fund distinguished itself with 94% of its endorsed candidates winning their elections.

If you wish to learn more about the Planned Parenthood Health Systems Action Fund, please contact members of the Action Fund staff:

 

NORTH CAROLINA

Melissa Reed, Vice President of Public Affairs

919-833-7526, ext. 6144

Melissa.Reed@pphs.org

 

Irene Godínez, Director of Public Affairs

919-833-7526, ext. 6146

Irene.Godinez@pphs.org

 

Emily Callen, Wake County Field Director

919-833-7526, ext. 6145

emily.callen@pphs.org

 

SOUTH CAROLINA

Alyssa Miller, Public Affairs Director

Alyssa.Miller@pphs.org

 

VIRGINIA

Irene Godínez, Director of Public Affairs

919-833-7526, ext. 6146

Irene.Godinez@pphs.org

 

WEST VIRGINIA