Tuesday, May 3, 2016
A movement led by young mothers to improve strategic messaging campaigns and conversation around young parenting to a non-stigmatizing and non-shaming approach, while highlighting the importance of comprehensive sex ed.One way do they do this is through an annual Thunderclap campaign to show the variety of support for pregnant and parenting young people.
If you agree with the mission of this year's Thunderclap which is,
#NoTeenShame is pushing back on the stigmatization of young parents because our futures and our children’s futures are deeply impacted by its presence. Our goal for May 2016 is to raise awareness on the issues young parents and their children in the face that stem from and are perpetuated through problematic campaigns. We ask that you please join in solidarity with young families and pledge today to continue recognizing and supporting young parents and their children, inspiring dialogues in your community, and sharing resources with young parents.
Please sign on TODAY as TODAY is the last day of the sign on period of the campaign.