Equity Forward (sometimes spelled “Equity Fwd”) is a left-of-center abortion advocacy organization and a project of the Hopewell Fund, a 501(c)(3) funding and fiscal sponsorship nonprofit managed by the Washington, D.C.-based consultancy Arabella Advisors. It is the “sister” affiliate of Equity Forward Action, a group that advocates against anti-abortion policies in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and a project of the Arabella Advisors-run Sixteen Thirty Fund.
Criticism of Trump Administration
Equity Forward signed a letter condemning the immigration policy of the Trump Administration and urging American CEOs not to employ anyone involved with the policy. It accused these officials of being directly guilty for physical abuse, sexual assault, and even the death of illegal immigrant children. The letter was titled “An Open Letter to America’s CEOs” and was dated April 6, 2019.