Search results for ‘planned parenthood federation of america’

  • Non-profit

    Arizona Advocacy Foundation

    The Arizona Advocacy Foundation is a left-of-center voting advocacy organization that has opposed Republican-sponsored legislation concerning electoral systems in Arizona. [1]  The Arizona Advocacy Foundation is the educational arm of the Arizona Advocacy Network, a left-of-center organization that opposes voter integrity laws through lobbying and pushing for
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    Gerbode Foundation

    The Gerbode Foundation is a private foundation that principally makes grants in the San Francisco Bay Area and Hawaii. [38] Founded as the Wallace Alexander Gerbode Foundation, it underwent a major restructuring in 2016. [39] The Gerbode Foundation has made grants to various left-leaning groups including
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    GenderAvenger is a left-of-center feminist advocacy group that uses social pressure tactics to gain equal levels of participation for women in every public activity. [48] Gina Glantz founded it due frustration with the Huffington Post’s panels lacking women participants.[49] Glantz has been a Democratic activist
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    Eileen Rockefeller Growald

    Eileen Rockefeller Growald is the great-granddaughter of John D. Rockefeller, Sr., the founder of Standard Oil Company. She co-founded the Growald Family Fund and has been involved with a number of other left-of-center nonprofit organizations. Family Growald’s great-grandfather, John D. Rockefeller, Sr., was the founder of Standard Oil Company and became
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    Safety Net Defense Fund

    Safety Net Defense Fund (SNDF) is a project of the left-of-center New Venture Fund that supports continued and increased funding of federal welfare and poor-assistance programs, including food stamps (known as Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)), Obamacare, and Medicaid. [89] It has a related lobbying project
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    Soros Network (Open Society Network)

    The Soros Network (also called the Open Society Network) is a system of private grantmaking foundations and nonprofits that comprise one of the largest funders of center- and far-left activism and advocacy in the world. At the center of the network is George Soros, a Hungarian-born financier and liberal
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    Lauren Embrey

    Lauren Embrey is a left-leaning advocacy philanthropist and the president of the Embrey Family Foundation. As of early 2020, she sits on the board of the liberal donor convening Democracy Alliance. [131] Embrey has quoted the Bible to justify funding for Planned Parenthood and accused
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    Rahna Epting

    Rahna Epting has made a career as an activist for the left-leaning progressive movement. In the fall of 2019, she became the executive director of the liberal organizations MoveOn Political Action and MoveOn Civic Action after previous positions within the organization, first as leading strategic partnerships, then as
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    Brush Foundation

    The Brush Foundation is a grantmaking foundation that supports left-leaning groups, primarily abortion providers and groups advocating for abortion, including NARAL Pro-Choice America, Planned Parenthood, URGE: Unite for Reproductive and Gender Equity, and Women Have Options. [166] The foundation has heavy ties with the abortion
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    Charles Engelhard Foundation

    Charles Engelhard Foundation is a New York-based left-leaning grantmaking foundation that focuses on projects in education, medical, religious, wildlife, and conservation organizations. It was founded in 1954. Charles Engelhard’s five daughters are trustees of the foundation. History Charles Engelhard made his fortune in the platinum, gold, and silver business, which
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    Russell Sage Foundation

    The Russell Sage Foundation is a left-leaning social science research funder founded in 1907 with a $10 million grant from Margaret Olivia Sage, a progressive activist and the widow of railroad tycoon Russell Sage. Its first 57 years focused on a variety of industrial, labor, and social science research and
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    Kenny Guinn Center for Policy Priorities

    The Kenny Guinn Center for Policy Priorities (KGCfPP) is a moderately left-of-center think tank based in Las Vegas that focuses on Nevada education, budget, health care, and social welfare policy. [212] [213] [214] The KGCfPP very prominently brands itself as bipartisan. Its board consists
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    Audrey Cappell

    Audrey Cappell is the founder of Foundation for a Just Society (FJS), a left-of-center organization which makes grants to smaller LGBT advocacy organizations across the globe. Cappell is the daughter of hedge fund manager and left-of-center mega-donor James Simmons. Much of the funding for FJS comes from the
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    Oceans 5

    Oceans 5 is a left-of-center environmentalist organization sponsored by the liberal Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors (RPA). [252] Oceans 5 has donated close to $80 million to create marine sanctuaries worldwide and to prevent fishing and exploration in those areas. [253] It is a funders collaborative of
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    Lockwood Strategy Lab

    Lockwood Strategy Lab is a left-of-center digital ad consultancy for political campaigns. Lockwood was founded by ACRONYM and PACRONYM president Tara McGowan, both of which she founded just after the creation of Lockwood Strategy Lab. Lockwood began doing political consulting for local and state campaigns for various
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    Tara McGowan

    Tara McGowan is a Democratic political operative best known as the head of the “ACRONYM” network of Democratic Party-aligned outside advocacy groups, which is known to include the social-welfare advocacy group ACRONYM, the political action committee (PAC) PACRONYM, the left-of-center media outlet Courier Newsroom, and the digital
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    Pathfinder International

    Pathfinder International is a major left-of-center birth control and population control funding and advocacy nonprofit. Pathfinder was founded in 1957 as “The Pathfinder Fund” by Charles James “C.J.” Gamble, a close friend of Planned Parenthood founder Margaret Sanger and major advocate for population control and birth control policies. Pathfinder
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    Aaron Eske

    Aaron Eske is a left-wing activist senior vice president for the left-of-center political consulting firm M&R Strategic Services (MRSS), board member for the environmental litigation group EarthRights International (ERI), and founder of the socially liberal magazine Double Issue. Eske worked as press secretary for former Senator Bill Nelson (D-FL)
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    Ellen Susman

    Ellen Spencer Susman is a career journalist married to Stephen Susman, one of the most successful trial lawyers in America. Together the Susmans have founded, support, and participate in multiple left-of-center organizations and are top fund raisers for Democratic Party causes and candidates. Personal Background Born in 1950, Ellen
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    Committee for a Fair Judiciary

    The Committee for a Fair Judiciary (Committee) is a left-of-center organization that advocates for a left-progressive judiciary by leveraging connections with Congress, particularly the Senate, and the Executive branch. [381] The organization’s advocacy includes opposition to judicial nominations of originalist conservatives. [382] The Committee trains liberal