Planned Parenthood and the continued fight for reproductive freedom
Lauren Blauvelt-Copelin, Organizing Director
Planned Parenthood Advocates of Ohio
Planned Parenthood is the largest reproductive health care provider in the US and has been at the heart of the fight for reproductive freedom from access to abortion and birth control to comprehensive sexual education. Reproductive rights have been shrinking in Ohio and the 2016 election will have further consequences, this talk will dive into what they are and what we can do now.
Lauren Blauvelt-Copelin is the Statewide Organizing Director for Planned Parenthood Advocates of Ohio and PP of Greater Ohio, where she leads community, legislative and electoral organizing. Lauren graduated from University of Cincinnati in 2010 with Bachelor of Science. Since college She has organized tens of thousands of Ohioans around reproductive health, rights, and freedom in addition to workers rights and voter turnout.
Lauren is an active member of the Tri �State Freethinkers and sits on the boards of Cincinnati Women�s Political Caucus, where she is legislative chair and Women Have Options, which raises money for women who cannot afford abortions in OH.
Free Inquiry Group Meeting
Tuesday, February 28, 2017, 7:00PM - 9:00PM
First Unitarian Church of Cincinnati
536 Linton St.
Cincinnati, OH 45219
At Reading Rd., 3 blocks north of William Howard Taft Rd./I-71 exit