International Planned Parenthood Federation/Western Hemisphere Region
June 27, 2011
Last year, I had the opportunity to join the WestWind Foundation whose mission is to promote the protection of the environment and improve access to reproductive health care. Through this opportunity I was able to get on the ground experience with some of the reproductive health groups that I have an interest in. During the past few months I have had the chance to work with RHRP groups in several countries and the experiences have enhanced my awareness of the critically important need that organizations like International Planned Parenthood Federation
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
I am a donor who has visited Member Associations in the Dominican Republic, Haiti (before the January earthquake), Colombia, Peru and Guatemala.
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I think IPPF is well run organization and works hard to fulfill their mission. They work hard to bring youth into their work to educate the future.
Donor & i watched mobile clinics operating in the Dominican Republic and Colombia, visited a youth program in Peru, and attended clinics in Haiti. Everywhere, I found staff passionate about their mission to ensure women got the health care and legal rights they d.