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32 “Transformative Grants” Awarded to Groups Fighting HIV in the Deep South

The Gilead COMPASS Initiative awarded Transformative Grants to 32 nonprofits battling the HIV epidemic in the South. Together, the recipients represent all nine states in the deep South, and they’re focused on reducing stigma, building organizational capacity, addressing HIV-related disparities in the South and promoting well-being, mental health and trauma-informed care. An overview of the… Read More »

Fearing House Democrats, anti-abortion groups protect ban on abortion funding

Anti-abortion groups fear that Democrats taking the majority in the House of Representatives next year will pursue a long-held goal of expanding federal funding for abortion by ending the Hyde Amendment, language barring funding for abortion regularly attached to spending bills. “The pro-life movement cannot be complacent,” Marjorie Dannenfelser, president of the anti-abortion group Susan… Read More »