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Review for National Association To Advance Fat Acceptance Inc, Foster City, CA, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

NAAFA is the oldest organization in the size acceptance community and the only organization that is fighting for the civil rights of all people of size. NAAFA is the "go to" organization for the media and people when there are questions regarding civil rights of fat people. We have been working toward changing current legislation to include "size" as a protected class. Stand with us to make real changes in the lives of fat people and fight back in the war against 70% of Americans. We can make a difference if we work together.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

NAAFA has helped change my self-esteem and in how I view myself. I've also seen how self-acceptance has changed the lives of others.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

We have been making internal changes over the last 5 years to make the organization run more smoothly. I would want to see the forward movement continue. I would love to see more people actively involved by volunteering and to see a Volunteer Coordinator/Project Manager to assist the Board of Directors with on-going projects.

Would you volunteer for this group again?


For the time you spent, how much of an impact did you feel your work or activity had?

A lot

Did the organization use your time wisely?

Very Well

Would you recommend this group to a friend?


When was your last experience with this nonprofit?


Role:  Volunteer & I volunteer with NAAFA with taking Board Meeting notes, helping plan and organize the annual conventions, and assist with special projects. .