Join New Yorkers for Reproductive Rights

Fight for women's equality by supporting nonprofits that are addressing fighting for reproductive rights. By joining our giving circle, you’ll be participating in the collective giving community in NYC who are advocating for gender equality including access to reproductive healthcare. We will come together with our group members each quarter to network, learn, and donate together.

Rachel Leffel

“I'd like to find meaningful ways to contribute to protecting reproductive rights. This seems like a good way do donate money and know that it's going to the best possible resources for that cause.”

Rachel Leffel, New Yorkers for Reproductive Rights

Bridget Conway-Taylor, Black Trans Lives Thrive

“It was impressive to raise $2,000. But now I’ve raised over $20,000, from over 100 people, and it’s still growing. That’s something pretty amazing to me.”

Bridget Conway-Taylor, Black Trans Lives Thrive

Lisa LaTrovato - Founder and President

“Together, we can make a difference”

Lisa LaTrovato - Founder and President

Mandy Lothner

“I joined the Giving Circle because I believe in the power of collective action. Now more than ever it’s imperative to be an active and engaged community member.”

Mandy Lothner

Joy Webb - Circle of Joy Giving Circle

“I have a passion for the giving circle movement because it allows a group of like-minded people to strategically change the world! Being a founder of a giving circle that has been around for 15 years has been one of the joys of my life, and I love to see that spark in others as they find the joy in the giving circle journey too!”

Joy Webb - Circle of Joy Giving Circle

Lynne Kelleher - 100 Women Who Care Bucks County

“My giving circle group helped to have people in my center of influence to see me in a different light. I’m not just a successful realtor, I’m a giver. A supporter of my community.”

Lynne Kelleher - 100 Women Who Care Bucks County

Connecting Community Leaders

Emily Rasmussen (Grapevine)
Leader

Emily Rasmussen (Grapevine)

Founder at Grapevine

Allison Walsh

Allison Walsh

Executive Assistant to the CEO at Nash Technologies

Economic Empowerment
Children & Family
Susan Haynes
Founding Member

Susan Haynes

Content Acquisitions Manager at Udemy

Equity & Equality
Social & Human Services

Launching Fall 2022, NYRR members will donate $100 per quarter with the goal of raising at least $10,000 each quarter. We then decide together how to direct our funds.

New Yorkers for Reproductive Rights

Join the movement

Benefits of Joining

Make a commitment to give back. Learn about nonprofits, network with a community of New Yorkers supporting reproductive rights committed to the same cause, and more.

1

Grow your network…
Meet and make meaningful connections with other New Yorkers for reproductive rights who care about making a difference.

2

Make a bigger difference…
Pool your $100 donation with 100 others and amplify your impact. That’s $40,000 for nonprofits every year!

3

Have fun & socialize…
Come together in quarterly events to socialize, discover and vote on nonprofits, and make a bigger difference together.

4

Repeat!
Continue networking, meeting & inviting new members, and growing your group and impact.

Have questions? Learn more at our upcoming event.

This Friday at 4:00 PM we’ll host an open office hour for prospective members to learn about the group and ask questions.

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A new era of philanthropy

The collective giving movement is now featured in a new TED Talk from the 2022 Conference! Sara Lomelin, our partner and CEO of Philanthropy Together, talks about the transformative power of giving circles and how you can join the movement to diversify and democratize philanthropy.

Watch it now and check out the top five moments that inspired us.

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