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2022 PPAA Spring Events

Abortion is Essential

A Return to In-Person Events!
Thursday, March 17, 2022

Tucson- 8:00am-9:30am

Tucson Convention Center Grand Ballroom

Phoenix- 12:00pm-1:30pm

Arizona Biltmore Frank Lloyd Wright Ballroom

Abortion is Essential! Join us and special guest Dr. Angela Davis in our continued efforts to ensure all Arizonans can make informed decisions and access the health care they deserve. Meet our new CEO, Brittany Fonteno, and hear from expert speakers and elected officials about how Planned Parenthood Advocates of Arizona (PPAA) is moving the fight for reproductive freedom and abortion access forward in 2022 and how you can be a part of this historic and momentous movement. 

RAFFLE TICKETS

"Whoa! That's really cool...I want one!"

Purchase tickets for the PPAA 7 inches for Planned Parenthood record box set give-away! Tickets are $5 each and no more than 500 will be sold. Nine chances to win. Great odds!*

Box set includes: 

  • Full Color Booklet with Liner Notes
  • 10 double-sided 7" vinyl records including recordings from: John Legend, Foo Fighters, Mary J. Blige, Sarah Silverman, and many more.

*Winners to be notified on Friday, March 18, 2022

With Special Guests

PPAA President and CEO Brittany Fonteno

Brittany Fonteno is a visionary leader whose roots are in reproductive health, rights, and justice. She has been part of the Planned Parenthood family since 2014, currently serving as the Chief External Affairs Officer of Planned Parenthood of Southern New England.

She is a seasoned strategist with 15 years of experience in health care, advocacy, communications, organizational operations, fundraising, and coalition building. 

Health equity is at the center of everything we do, including a diverse staff and leadership. PPAZ and PPAA is honored that our new leader is a queer, Black woman of faith and will become the eighth BIPOC leader of Planned Parenthood’s 49 affiliates. PPAZ and PPAA continue to lead Planned Parenthood into the future.

Dr. Angela Davis

We are very excited to welcome Dr. Angela Davis as our special guest for our 2022 Spring Events. Dr. Davis is an activist, scholar, and writer who advocates for the oppressed. She has authored several books, including Women, Culture & Politics.

Angela Davis became a master scholar who studied at the Sorbonne. She joined the U.S. Communist Party and was jailed for charges related to a prison outbreak, though ultimately cleared. Known for books like Women, Race & Class, she has worked as a professor and activist who advocates gender equity, prison reform and alliances across color lines.

Davis is best known as a radical African American educator and activist for civil rights and other social issues.

PPAA Board Chair Chris Love

Chris Love is the PPAA Board Chair and an attorney practicing with Kewenvoyouma Law, PLLC. Ms. Love’s practice focuses on a number of areas, including tribal labor and employment, government relations, corporate governance, policy development and analysis, code development, and constitution reform.

Outside of work, Ms. Love is a dedicated wife and mother of 4, and she is actively engaged in her community by serving on the Board of Directors for Planned Parenthood Advocates of Arizona and South Chandler Self-Help Foundation. She is also an appointed member City of Chandler’s Human Relations Commission and Merit Board.

Donations to Planned Parenthood Advocates of Arizona are NOT tax-deductible and may be used for political purposes, including supporting or opposing candidates.