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Pro-Abortion Advocates Take Action Against Ban in Charleston

by WREN STAFF on Aug 17, 2022

Pro-Abortion Advocates Take Action Against Ban in Charleston CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA – As South Carolina legislators debated a total ban on abortion in the statehouse today, reproductive justice advocates gathered in their communities to stand together in the fight for abortion access for all. The Women’s Rights and Empowerment Network (WREN) held an abortion advocate

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WREN Testimony in Opposition to Abortion Ban 

by WREN Staff on Aug 17, 2022

WREN’s CEO Ann Warner testified during the August 17 Senate  Medical Affairs Committee: Thank you, Chairman Verdin, for the opportunity to address the Senate Medical Affairs Committee today. My name is Ann Warner, and I am the CEO of WREN, a South Carolina-based non-partisan non-profit organization with a mission to build a movement to advance

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PRESS RELEASE: Reproductive Freedom Advocates REJECT Abortion Bans 

by WREN Staff on Aug 17, 2022

Reproductive Freedom Advocates REJECT Abortion Bans   COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – The Women’s Rights and Empowerment Network (WREN) joins reproductive freedom advocates and organizations across the state in speaking out against bans that restrict access to abortion and strip people of their right to decide what happens to their bodies and their lives.    Today, members of

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Upcoming Legislation Dates for Access to Abortion in South Carolina

by WREN STAFF on Aug 11, 2022

Upcoming Legislation Dates for Access to Abortion in South Carolina After The U.S. Supreme Court made the decision to overturn the constitutional right to an abortion, WREN and partners became proactive on working against any total abortion bans in South Carolina. Help advocate against abortion bans by contacting your legislators and letting them know we REJECT

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Job Opening: Vice-President, Development and Communications

by WREN Staff on Jul 28, 2022

Vice-President, Development and Communications Position Description Overview of Position The Vice President of Development and Communications is an exciting new leadership position at WREN, South Carolina’s leading gender justice advocacy organization. WREN’s mission is to build a movement to advance the health, economic well-being, and rights of women, girls, gender expansive people, and their families

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Meet Demetria Mosley; Communication Specialist

by WREN Staff on Jul 11, 2022

Where are you from? I am a native of Columbia but my family is from a small town in Williamsburg country called Lane. There are no stores or streetlights in the town, just one little gas station on the outskirts that sells really good hogshead cheese and hot dogs. I say I am from Columbia,

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Speak out on social media to defend abortion access!

by Melissa Moore on Jul 8, 2022

Here’s what we need you to do! Post a video or a photo of you holding a sign explaining  why abortion access matters to you on Social Media (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, TikTok, and others) and tag legislators and WREN (@WRENetwork), demanding Protection for Abortion Access in SC. Encourage your friends and family to join in. Use

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24 Hours Post-Roe: We Need You in This Fight

by Kate Mayer on Jun 25, 2022

It’s been 24 hours since we got the news about the Supreme Court’s decision to eliminate the constitutional right to abortion. As we promised you yesterday, WREN’s not backing down. Not now. Not ever. Our network of 40,000+ strong was built for this. When the going gets tough, the WREN nest gets going. And, now