Bonus: Planned Parenthood on Innovating During Moments of Crisis

Mission to Scale

Jun 29 2022 • 33 mins

How does one innovate in the face of external challenges to one’s mission?

For over a century, Planned Parenthood has expanded reproductive health care services in the United States while leading the fight for reproductive rights. On June 24th The U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade –the landmark decision that legalized abortion in the United States.

Today’s guest is Dawn Laguens, Planned Parenthood Global’s Interim Executive Director. While Planned Parenthood was founded over a century ago, the organization has been able to quickly innovate and address threats to reproductive rights. In this bonus episode, we chat about the successes and lessons from Planned Parenthood’s journey. Dawn also shares how the organization is addressing the current crisis and what we can expect in the future for reproductive rights in the United States.


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