The Ohio RCRC is proud to be a recipient of a seed grant from the Abortion Conversations Project to train faith leaders to challenge abortion stigma and offer compassionate care to their congregations and communities.
Check out this article featuring Elaina Ramsey, Ohio RCRC's Executive Director, among a list of influential Christian leaders and advocates.
Cathy Levy, a woman of deep Presbyterian faith and an active member of Ohio RCRC, shares why reproductive freedom is grounded in holy, spiritual, life-impacting decisions.
We give thanks for these fellows who are breaking the silence and lifting up abortion care as a moral good. Bold, diverse, compassionate, and articulate, they are the heart and soul of the Ohio reproductive justice movement.
A word from Megan M. Hunter, Esq., Ohio RCRC's board secretary: "As the mother of a young infant and a toddler, and as a proud pro-choice Catholic, I trust the moral agency of women to decide what is best for their reproductive lives and families."
While there is a decrease in infant mortality as it relates to safe sleep practices, the statistics clearly show we still need to address areas of risk within the Black community – one that encompasses cultural awareness and structural barriers created as a consequence of institutional racism.
Rev. Laura Young shares her abortion story, why she opposes the Down Syndrome Abortion Ban, and how her faith calls her to trust women.
A testimony delivered by Rev. Dr. Susan K. Smith – Vice Chair of the Ohio RCRC Board – in opposition to Senate Bill 164, the Down syndrome abortion ban.
Over the weekend, the Ohio progressive community lost a dear friend all too soon to a tragic accident. Adrienne Gavula, 35, worked for the ACLU of Ohio and served as a steadfast board member, volunteer, and activist in the struggle for reproductive freedom.
I believe that restoration and redemption is possible. That hearts and minds can be transformed. That there is another way of being in this world. All I have to do is look in a mirror or reflect on Dr. Parker’s Life’s Work to know this to be true.