Founded in 1923, the ACLU was created to defend human rights and extend them to people who have been excluded from their protection. Suzanne has served on the board of ACLU Southern California since 2006.
Co-founded by activist Gloria Steinem in 1973, the Ms. Foundation is a nonprofit dedicated to building women’s collective power for social, economic, and reproductive justice. Suzanne has been supporting the organization since her early days of reading Ms. Magazine, and was honored with their ‘Women of Vision’ award in 2015. She also serves on their board.
Prosperity Catalyst incubates and launches women-led businesses in distressed regions, creating opportunities for women to achieve economic empowerment. Suzanne has served on the board since 2014.
Co-founded by actress Maria Bello in 2010, We Advance aims to advance the health and well-being of women throughout Haiti. With the help of Suzanne, the organization launched We Advance University, an online education portal for Haitian women and their communities.
Women Thrive Alliance works to empower grassroots women so their perspectives and solutions shape policies that help women break free from poverty, violence and inequality. Suzanne has served on the board since 2010.