Organizational Supporters

The following is a list of organizations that have signed the letter to Congress supporting the Healthy Families Act (HFA).

9to5
A Better Balance: The Work and Family Legal Center
African American Ministers In Action
African American Ministers Leadership Council
American Association of University Women (AAUW)
American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE)
American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees (AFSCME)
American Federation of Teachers
American Public Health Association
Americans for Democratic Action (ADA)
ARCH National Respite Coalition
Autistic Self Advocacy Network
Baby Café USA, Inc.
Bend the Arc Jewish Action
Black Women’s Health Imperative
Business and Professional Women’s Foundation (BPW)
Catalyst
Center for American Progress
Center for Community Change Action
Center for Effective Government
Center for Law and Social Policy (CLASP)
Center for Women Policy Studies
Coalition of Labor Union Women (CLUW)
Coalition on Human Needs
Communications Workers of America, National Women’s Committee, AFL-CIO
Demos
Disciples Home Missions, Disciples of Christ
El Centro de la Raza
Every Child Matters Education Fund
Family Equality Council
Family Values @ Work
Feminist Majority
First Focus Campaign for Children
Food Chain Workers Alliance
Hadassah, The Women’s Zionist Organization of America, Inc.
HIV Prevention Justice Alliance
Human Impact Partners
Institute for Science and Human Values
Interfaith Worker Justice
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
Jewish Labor Committee
Labor Project for Working Families
League of United Latin American Citizens
Legal Momentum
Make It Work
Mom-mentum
MomsRising.org
NAACP
National Advocacy Center of the Sisters of the Good Shepherd
National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum
National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO)
National Association of Social Workers
National Center for Lesbian Rights
National Consumers League
National Council of Jewish Women
National Council of La Raza (NCLR)
National Council of Women’s Organizations (NCWO)
National Hispanic Council on Aging
National Organization for Women
National Partnership for Women & Families
National Women’s Law Center
NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby
OWL-The Voice of Women 40+
Parents as Teachers
Partnership for Working Families
Restaurant Opportunities Centers United
RESULTS
Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law
Service Employees International Union (SEIU)
Social Security Works
Task Force on All Women’s Economic Security (AWES), NCWO
The Arc
Trust for America’s Health
Union for Reform Judaism
Unitarian Universalist Association
United Steelworkers (USW)
USAction
Voter Participation Center
Wider Opportunities for Women
Women Donors Network
Women Employed
Women’s Media Center
Women’s Voices, Women Vote Action Fund
Working America
Working Partnerships USA
Young Invincibles
YWCA USA
ZERO TO THREE

ARKANSAS
Northwest Arkansas Workers’ Justice Center

CALIFORNIA
9to5 California
BreastfeedLA
Legal Aid Society-Employment Law Center

COLORADO
9to5 Colorado
FRESC: Good Jobs, Strong Communities

CONNECTICUT
Connecticut Working Families

FLORIDA
Farmworker Association of Florida
Florida Breastfeeding Coalition, Inc.
Florida Consumer Action Network
South Florida Voices for Working Families

GEORGIA
9to5 Georgia
Georgia Rural Urban Summit
Parent to Parent of Georgia, Inc.

HAWAII
Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies Coalition of Hawaii

IDAHO
United Action for Idaho

ILLINOIS
AIDS Foundation of Chicago
Chicago Women’s AIDS Project
Citizen Action Illinois
Federation of College Clerical and Technical Personnel, Local 1708, AFT, IFT, AFL-CIO
Health & Medicine Policy Research Group
Heartland Alliance for Human Needs & Human Rights
National Council of Jewish Women, Illinois State Policy Advocacy Network
ParentsWork
SEIU Healthcare Illinois Indiana

IOWA
Iowa Citizen Action Network

KENTUCKY
Lactation Improvement Network of Kentucky (LINK)

LOUISIANA
Louisiana Breastfeeding Coalition

MAINE
Maine People’s Alliance
Maine Women’s Lobby

MARYLAND
Job Opportunities Task Force
National Organization for Women, Baltimore Chapter
National Organization for Women, Maryland Chapter
Progressive Maryland
Public Justice Center

MASSACHUSETTS
Coalition for Social Justice
Jewish Alliance for Law & Social Action
New England Jewish Labor Committee

MICHIGAN
Michigan Citizen Action
Michigan League for Public Policy
National Organization for Women, Oakland/Macomb Michigan Chapter

MISSOURI
Communities Creating Opportunity
Missouri Progressive Vote Coalition

NEBRASKA
Voices for Children in Nebraska

NEW HAMPSHIRE
New Hampshire Citizens Alliance for Action

NEW JERSEY
American Association of University Women (AAUW) of New Jersey
Anti-Poverty Network of New Jersey
Communications Workers of America (CWA), Local 1036
Displaced Homemakers Network of New Jersey
Family Voices NJ
Health Professionals & Allied Employees /AFT/AFL-CIO
National Council of Jewish Women, Union County NJ Section
National Organization for Women, New Jersey Chapter
National Organization for Women, Northern New Jersey Chapter
New Jersey Citizen Action
New Jersey Coalition for Battered Women
New Jersey Policy Perspective
New Jersey State Industrial Union Council
New Jersey Tenants Organization
New Jersey Time to Care Coalition
New Jersey Working Families Alliance
Occupy Bergen County
Statewide Parent Advocacy Network
United Methodist Women, Greater New Jersey Conference

NEW YORK
Citizen Action of New York
New York Paid Leave Coalition
Street Vendor Project

NORTH CAROLINA
North Carolina Justice Center
Women AdvaNCe

OHIO
Progress Ohio

OREGON
Family Forward Oregon
National Organization for Women, Central Oregon Coast Chapter
Oregon Action

PENNSYLVANIA
Keystone Progress
PathWays PA
Women’s Law Project

RHODE ISLAND
Rhode Island Breastfeeding Coalition

TENNESSEE
Tennessee Citizen Action

VERMONT
Voices for Vermont’s Children

VIRGINIA
National Organization for Women, Northern Virginia Chapter
Virginia Organizing

WASHINGTON
Economic Opportunity Institute
Faith Action Network
Legal Voice
National Organization for Women, Thurston County Chapter
National Organization for Women, Washington State Chapter
Puget Sound Advocates for Retirement Action (PSARA)
Puget Sound Sage
United Food and Commercial Workers Union (UFCW), Local 21
Washington Community Action Network
Washington State Labor Council, AFL-CIO
Washington Work and Family Coalition
YWCA Seattle|King|Snohomish

WEST VIRGINIA
West Virginia Citizen Action Group

WISCONSIN
9to5 Wisconsin
Citizen Action of Wisconsin
Coalition of Wisconsin Aging Groups