Chapters

Campus chapters are the heart of URGE’s work. All over the US, groups of dedicated students are working tirelessly for reproductive justice -- tackling issues specific to their campus, speaking out about state policy, & contributing to national campaigns.

El Paso CAN

El Paso, TX

Frontera Folx for Reproductive Justice is a student-ran organization at the University of Texas at El Paso on the U.S/Mexico border. The student chapter hosts weekly meetings to learn about reproductive health, rights and justice. Topics include contraception, Texas policy and how to gather those resources and make them easily accessible to the community. The chapter also hosts monthly debate watch parties, hygiene product drives and plenty of volunteer opportunities at community events. You can follow them on Instagram and Facebook at @FronteraFolx.

Chapter Updates

February 9, 2016

UTEP uses Nail Art to Fundraise for the West Fund

The URGE chapter at the University of Texas El Paso held a nail art fundraiser in support of the West Fund. Complete with a glitte… Read more »

Chapter Updates

August 5, 2014

UT- El Paso Starts a New Abortion Fund!

In 2012, there were 41 abortion providers in Texas. Today there are 19. Under the Texas law HB2, 12 more will close starting Sept… Read more »

Chapter Updates

May 10, 2014

Texas Leader Writes About Her Experience as a Young Parent

Kathleen, one of our student leaders at UTEP, wrote this moving piece about becoming a young parent as a part of the Strong Famili… Read more »