Unchained at a Glance
Unchained is the only nonprofit in the US dedicated to helping women escape or resist arranged/forced marriages and rebuild their lives.
Unchained also is the only nonprofit dedicated to promoting social, policy and legal change to end forced and child marriage in America.
Let's End Child Marriage in the U.S.
Child marriage is legal in the U.S., and nearly a quarter-million children as young as 12 married in the U.S. between 2000 and 2010. Unchained started and now leads the growing national movement to end child marriage in America.
Chain-In to Protest Gov. Christie & Child Marriage
Join us to protest NJ Gov. Christie's conditionally vetoing the bill we helped to write that would have ended all child marriage in NJ.
Chain-In with us June 1 in Trenton. We'll wear bridal gowns and veils, with our arms chained and mouths taped, as we push to #OverrideChristie.