Three womens faces in a line

Reproductive Rights

Women have the right to have children or not, and parent in a safe, healthy environment

Who we are

  • Founded by the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America, a union of immigrants that included women working in the garment industry
  • Signatories of the “Don’t Ban Equality” initiative
  • Signatories of the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act
  • Signatories of an Amicus Brief for the Center of Reproductive Rights
  • PPFA Corporate Advisory Board founding member

Where we stand

 We only donate money to pro-choice political candidates

What we do

  • Partner with Planned Parenthood of NYC in our Affinity program to raise funds to protect women’s rights
  • Financed a women’s health center in Kansas with a line of credit and foundation backing

Why Amalgamated?

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$6 billion

in assets

100%

committed to renewable energy

98 years

of making a difference

Putting our mission into action

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Pride flag
Pride

It feels like ages since we have been able to come together. LGBTQ+ Pride, internationally recognized each June, coincides this year with a mass gathering of every other community, as many of us remove our masks and embrace friends and family for the first time in months.

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Man wearing mask
workers' rights

The light at the end of the pandemic tunnel has gotten a little brighter recently, especially as the number of U.S. COVID-related hospitalizations continues to dwindle and the number of fully vaccinated people in the country reaches nearly 40% of the population.1

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Hand holding birth control pills
corporate and social responsibility

Amalgamated Bank was disappointed to hear of the Supreme Court’s decision to affirm a Trump Administration order that would allow employers to limit access to contraception under the Affordable Care Act. We joined an amicus brief before the ruling in support of universal access to contraception and condemn this ruling, which will affect an estimated 126,000 women.