Bowl-A-Thon

Bowl-A-Thon 2014: How to Help Us Help Ohio’s Women

Bowl-A-Thon 2014: How to Help Us Help Ohio’s Women

Who is ready to go balls-out for abortion access? Join Women Have Options and other abortion funds around the country, on April 27, 2014 from 1:00-3:00PM. Help us fill a vital gap in helping low-income women get the reproductive healthcare they need. Although a woman’s right to choose is protected by the Constitution, there is [...]

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Big Announcement

Big Announcement

The board of Women Have Options is proud to announce the election of our new chair, Sandy Huntzinger. Sandy is an inspiring, committed leader, and we as a board are confident our organization is stronger than ever. We need to be strong on behalf of Ohio women, especially since obstacles to abortion access have been [...]

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New Directions Ahead

New Directions Ahead

September is Abortion Access Month, and Women Have Options has big changes to share. Our inspiring board chair, Nancy Pitts, is stepping down. We’re reflecting on how much we’ve grown since she began the position in October 2009, and on what directions we will take in the future as we work to give the women [...]

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“SuperFund”

“SuperFund”

Earlier this summer, Women Have Options attended the 2013 National Network of Abortion Funds (NNAF) annual summit. As you may recall, last year we received the award for Most Impressive Advocacy, one of the highest honors bestowed on funds. This year, NNAF offered more awards in new categories… and we won the “SuperFund” award, which recognized a fund [...]

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2013 Bowl-a-Thon: By the Numbers

2013 Bowl-a-Thon: By the Numbers

You did it! You helped strike down barriers to abortion access by raising over $23,000 for Women Have Options! Whether you were a sponsor, team captain, bowler, or donor, you have made a difference in someone’s life. Thank you. Check out the photo album on Facebook, and here’s a look at the bowl-a-thon by the [...]

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2013 Bowl-a-Thon Is ON

2013 Bowl-a-Thon Is ON

On April 28, we are going to make Women Have Options history! This event raises a significant portion of our annual budget, and we are going to make 2013 as amazing as ever. Whether you’re a pro-bowler, a novice, or not a bowler at all, you can be involved in the bowl-a-thon. The goal is to [...]

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Giving and Receiving

Giving and Receiving

I would like to share a note that we received some time ago from a woman we helped, and it’s memorable to me because it illustrates the importance of what we do. I would like to thank you from the bottom of my heart. Deciding between paying my bills and having my procedure was tough. [...]

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Board members

Cecile Richards Reminds Us To Get Out The Vote!

Cecile Richards Reminds Us To Get Out The Vote!

On Saturday, November 3, our board chair was asked to gather a group for coffee with Cecile Richards, president of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America. Why? Because we know some of the most amazing pro-choice activists in central Ohio! Attendees included WHO/O board members, Planned Parenthood supporters, and others who were interested in discussing [...]

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Learn more about how board members like Elizabeth support reproductive justice at www.emafund.org!

Guest Post: What’s on Your Reproductive Justice Agenda?

Guest Post: What’s on Your Reproductive Justice Agenda?

Today we have a guest post from Elizabeth Miller, a board member with one of our sister abortion funds, the Eastern Massachusetts Abortion (EMA) Fund. The anniversary of the Hyde Amendment got her thinking about reproductive justice, and what it means to her. Read her thoughts below: So, yesterday was the 36th anniversary of the [...]

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Celebrate Our 20th Anniversary

Celebrate Our 20th Anniversary

Women Have Options is turning 20! WHO/O will host an anniversary art and fundraising gala on Thursday, October 4, at Signature Wines in Columbus. We are inviting all friends, supporters, neighbors, and art-lovers to join us. We’ll be celebrating art, wine, and our work in supporting abortion access in Ohio. The event will include a cash wine [...]

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