article written for newsletter in Sept. 2002
Then & Now
help groups, each woman with her own speculum.
Women around the world ordering
speculums via the Internet.
1 employee, 1 physician, 2 unpaid co-directors
working night jobs to finance the clinic. Annual budget at $25,000.
70 employees, 10 physicians, 3 security guards,
annual budget $4.5 million.
1 clinic, no computers, hand-written messages.
3 clinics and 2 offices
continuously connected via dedicated voice and data lines. 45 workstations networked
with 3 servers, voice mail, email, Internet, file-sharing.
didn't have enought to pay for an abortion, we went around the clinic passing
established Women In Need Fund, raising
money and helping women with limited resources.
Voices for Choice
Fall 2000, 20th Anniversary Edition Articles
has taught me that we must put our convictions into action."
Feminist Women's Health Center