Getting Ready for BAF Prom

 

Yep, you heard that right! BAF is throwing a Prom Night party to celebrate the end of our 2022 Fund-a-Thon campaign! Need some help with preparations? We got you covered! Check out our recommendations for where to score the best vintage prom outfit, and how to get tickets for literally everyone.

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Roe v. Wade has never been enough to ensure abortion access | GUEST COMMENTARY (Baltimore Sun)

Carolyn Williams and Ann Marie Brokmeier are case managers at the Baltimore Abortion Fund. Also contributing to this piece from BAF are Brigitte Winter and Lynn McCann.

Last month, the Supreme Court declined to block Texas’ restrictive 6-week abortion ban. And later this year, the same nine justices will decide whether to overturn Roe v. Wade, which legalized abortion in the U.S. exactly 49 years ago as of Jan. 22.

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BAF now offers Practical Support services!

The Maryland Abortion Access Alliance (MAAA) has become BAF Practical Support. Learn more about the transition and what that means for BAF's callers.

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🌮 It's Taco or Beer Time! 🍺

Taco or Beer Challenge 2021. Eat tacos, drink bevs, and fund abortion. Yellow textured background with white decorative letters.

BAF is excited to kick off our Taco or Beer Challenge for 2021 this week! The Taco or Beer Challenge is an easy way for you to enjoy your favorite food & drink while supporting BAF! The challenge will start on August 17 and run through September 12, so you'll have plenty of time to join us.

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Reproductive Justice Is Racial Justice

Thanks to BAF’s amazing community, our annual Fund-a-Thon raised over $100,000 for abortion access in Maryland. We are deeply grateful for this support. Our Fund-a-Thon usually raises the money we need to support our callers for a full year. Unfortunately, this is not a typical year.

In January, the network of nonprofits that support abortion funding across the United States experienced a devastating shift in how a group of anonymous philanthropists provide funding to pregnant individuals who are unable to afford abortions. These donors fund the Justice Funds, a muti-million dollar program jointly managed and administered by the National Abortion Federation and Planned Parenthood.

Unconscionably, these changes come in the midst of a global pandemic, when we know individuals across the United States are facing financial turmoil and uncertainty.

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