Press Releases

Governor Inslee, Mayor Murray, Seattle City Council and King County Council Sign Proclamations Honoring Planned Parenthood

In honor of Planned Parenthood’s 100th anniversary on October 16, Governor Jay Inslee, Mayor Ed Murray, Seattle City Council and the King County Council honored Planned Parenthood with signed proclamations celebrating a century of reproductive health care.
Oct. 21, 2016 • Tennessee

Honolulu Hale Turns Pink in Celebration of Planned Parenthood’s 100th Anniversary

On October 16, Planned Parenthood will celebrate its 100th anniversary, and as part of the celebration, during the week of October 10, Honolulu Hale will turn pink in commemoration of Planned Parenthood’s centennial and Planned Parenthood’s care and activism in Hawaii for the past 50 years.

Oct. 18, 2016 • Hawaii

Planned Parenthood Is 100 Years Strong

On October 16, 2016, Planned Parenthood turns 100. To commemorate its Centennial, the organization is kicking off #100YearsStrong, a year-­long effort of acting, sharing, and celebrating the progress Planned Parenthood has driven for women and families over the last 100 years.
Oct. 18, 2016 • Tennessee

Planned Parenthood Launches Online Access to Birth Control in Hawaii

Today, Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and the Hawaiian Islands (PPGNHI) officially announced the launch of Planned Parenthood Care™ in Hawaii. The app allows people to talk to a Planned Parenthood provider online and face-to-face through a secure video consultation system, and then receive birth control in the mail.
Sept. 22, 2016 • Tennessee

Planned Parenthood Holds Annual Honolulu Gala to Mark 50 Years in Hawaii and 100 Years in the United States

This week, Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and the Hawaiian Islands (PPGNHI) held Planned Parenthood’s annual Hawaii gala reception and dinner at the Royal Hawaiian.
Sept. 22, 2016 • Tennessee

West Seattle Planned Parenthood Health Center Moves to New Location

(Seattle) – Today, Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest (PPGNW) will move its West Seattle Health Center to a new location at 9942 8th Avenue, just over one mile from the current location. The facility, previously the Public Health Center at Greenbridge operated by Public Health—Seattle & King County, will open as the new White Center-West Seattle Health Center.

Sept. 9, 2016 • Washington

U.S. Supreme Court Strikes Down Texas Abortion Restrictions

SEATTLE – Today, Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and the Hawaiian Islands (PPGNHI) applauds the U.S. Supreme Court in its landmark ruling protecting access to safe, legal abortion by blocking two unconstitutional Texas restrictions.

Sept. 9, 2016 • Washington

Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest Transitioning Issaquah Health Center Patients to New Eastside-Bellevue Health Center

Seattle – Today, Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest (PPGNW) announced that as of January 1, 2015 the Issaquah Health Center has merged with the newly opened Eastside-Bellevue Health Center.
Sept. 9, 2016 • Tennessee

Planned Parenthood Teens in Alaska Take Part in First Annual Teen Lobby Day at the State Capitol

Juneau, AK — Today, young, passionate supporters of women, men and teen’s health and reproductive justice will come together in Juneau to make their voices heard by meeting with their legislators. At the Peer Education Program’s first annual Teen Lobby Day, teens from Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest’s Juneau Teen Council will ask for funding for sexually transmitted infections (STI) prevention, testing, and treatment, and programs so all Alaska residents have the freedom to access the health care they need.
Sept. 9, 2016 • Tennessee