Works to achieve legal and systemic change that addresses violence and discrimination against women and girls around the world. Offers opportunities to take action on a wide variety of issues, including discrimination, child marriage, trafficking, and violence.
Gives girls tools and support to succeed, including trained professionals who mentor and guide them in a safe, girls-only environment, peers who share their drive and aspirations, and research-based programming. Works with policymakers to advocate on key legislation and initiatives. See opportunities for action.
National Organization for Women (NOW)
Takes action to bring women into full participation in the mainstream of American society now, exercising all privileges and responsibilities thereof in truly equal partnership with men. Priorities include abortion and reproductive health services access, violence against women, constitutional equality, promoting diversity/ending racism, lesbian rights, and economic justice. Chapters in all 50 states.
Women for Women
Supports the most marginalized women to earn and save money, improve health and well-being, influence decisions in their home and community, and connect to networks for support. By utilizing skills, knowledge, and resources, she is able to create sustainable change for herself, her family, and community. See ways to get involved.