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Supporting Women Environmental Leaders

At Rachel’s Network, we know that elevating women of color results in a healthier, safer, and more just world, and we are committed to investing in them. That’s why we created the Catalyst Award.

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Rachel’s Network Statement on Supreme Court Abortion Ruling

Rachel’s Network Statement on Supreme Court Abortion Ruling

This morning, the Supreme Court issued its decision in the Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization case which has struck down 50 years of abortion rights enshrined in Roe v. Wade. In 26 states — affecting 36 million women — abortion services will be restricted, banned, and in some cases even criminalized. The ruling is an appalling blow to human rights and reproductive justice.

2021 Annual Report

2021 Annual Report

When the problems of our world are so multi-faceted and the system so entrenched, where is the best place to put our time and resources? A recent piece in Stanford Social Innovation Review, “The Relational Work of Systems Change,” suggests an answer: it’s the connections between people and institutions that are capable of changing systems, not the parts in isolation. As a network that connects women changemakers, we strive to embody this lesson. Read our annual report and learn about the projects we supported in 2021.

Announcing the Recipients of the Third Annual Catalyst Award

Announcing the Recipients of the Third Annual Catalyst Award

Rachel’s Network announced the awardees and finalists of its third annual Catalyst Award. The award honors women leaders of color for their commitment to a healthy planet, and provides them with a cash prize, networking opportunities, and recognition for their work. Now in its third year, the Catalyst Award has supported over 75 women.

UPCOMING EVENTS

september 2022

01sep1:00 pm2:30 pmWomen’s Environmental Leadership Speaker Series: Why Downballot Races are Key to Climate Action

08sep2:00 pm3:15 pmJEDI Warriors: Justice, Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Allyship in Women's Environmental Philanthropy

13sep2:00 pm3:00 pmCommunity Catalyzing Conversation: Faith & Environmental Justice

22sep2:00 pm3:15 pmJEDI Warriors: Justice, Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Allyship in Women's Environmental Philanthropy

See all our upcoming events here.

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