Page 5

There never has been a more important time to stand for and with Planned Parenthood. We are at a critical moment in our history.

Because of Planned Parenthood innovative

Over the past several months, we have been

sex education programs, accessible to

tested in every way imaginable — and have

anyone with a phone, together with our

emerged stronger than ever.

affiliates we reached 1.5 million young people and adults in the U.S. this year.

No one would bother attacking Planned

No wonder we’re at a 40-year low in teen

Parenthood if we didn’t matter. Planned

pregnancy in this country. Our global

Parenthood’s resilient staff and clinicians are

partners also continue to provide sexual

making a huge difference in the field of

health information to young people around

reproductive and sexual health care and in

the globe, from Nigeria to Ecuador.

the cultural landscape at large. Our advocacy efforts never slow down. This year, we protected and expanded access

We are constantly working hard to deepen

to health care for women, men, and young

our partnerships with allies, lobby in state

people. Despite bosses who want to make

legislatures, and fight in the courts when

our birth control their business, today more

access to safe and legal abortion is

than 55 million women now have no-copay

threatened.

birth control thanks to the Affordable Care Act — saving women an estimated $1.4 billion

Your generosity makes all of this possible.

in its first year alone.

No parent in the world wants their daughter to have fewer rights than they did — so it’s

Planned Parenthood health centers

up to us to make sure every girl growing up

continued to provide care in areas of the

today will be able to control her body, her

country where people need it the most.

life, and her opportunities.

One half of the health centers are located in medically underserved communities. This

Because of you, we are protecting her future.

fall, a Planned Parenthood health center

Thank you for your support and leadership.

delivered birth control via float plane to a patient in a remote Alaskan village. If the Arctic Circle isn’t too far away for Planned Parenthood to provide care, we don’t know what is! 3

2014 2015 annual report  

PPFA 2014-2015 Annual Report

2014 2015 annual report  

PPFA 2014-2015 Annual Report

Advertisement