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    • Faith & Reproductive Justice
      Choice USA Lunch and Learn
      June 2009
    • Introductions
      Emily Goodstein
      Director, Spiritual Youth for Reproductive Freedom
    • Agenda
      Introductions and Icebreaker
      RCRC’s History and Program Overview
      Partner Text Study Activity
      Get Involved!
      Questions
    • Icebreaker
      Please share your…
      • Name
      • Organization
      • School
      • Favorite thing about your home town…
    • Clergy Consultation Service
      Pro-choice clergy in New York begin to organize in 1967
      1,400 members throughout the nation join in one year
      Formation of the Religious Coalition on Abortion Rights in 1973
    • What's in a name?
      1973: Religious Coalition for Abortion Rights (RCAR)
      pronounced “R-car”
      1993: RCAR broadens its mission and changed its name to the Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice (RCRC)
      2001: RCRC starts Spiritual Youth for Reproductive Freedom (SYRF) program
      Pronounced “surf”
    • RCRC Members Include
    • RCRC’s Mission
      The preservation of reproductive justice through a faith positive lens.
    • RCRC’s Programs Include
      Interfaith Outreach
      Clergy for Choice
      Seminarians for Choice
      Multi-Cultural Programs
      La Iniciativa Latina
      Black Church Initiative
      Spiritual Youth for Reproductive Freedom
      Public Policy
    • Small Group Activity
    • Get Involved with SYRF
      • Regional Training Institutes
      • Program Grants
      • Online Community
      • Organizer Program