Another world is not only possible, she is on her way. On a quiet day, I can hear her breathing. – Arundhati Roy
At Rachel’s Network, we believe in the power of women, particularly women of color, to create and nurture a healthy environment for all. Women are writing transformative climate legislation, championing equitable and just environmental policies, restoring ecosystems, mobilizing activists on renewable energy, fighting for clear air and water, and more. Our network funds these leaders and their visions. Since 2000, our network has collectively given $2 million to solutions that secure a thriving planet for future generations, and women leaders on the frontlines of our movement. Our primary programs are:
Our annual report, When Women Lead, examines voting records of federal legislators from 1972 to present. The data shows that women in Congress vote for environmental protections more often than their male counterparts.