Unchained at a Glance
Unchained is the only nonprofit in the US dedicated to helping women leave or avoid arranged/forced marriages and rebuild their lives.
In two years, with an almost all-volunteer staff, Unchained has helped or is helping more than 75 women and girls.
Can You Spare a Towel?
Unchained's clients often need basic household items when they transition from an abusive house or a domestic violence shelter to their own, safe home.
Can you donate any of the items on the current Wish List to help women who are fleeing arranged/forced marriages?
Legislation to Protect Women
Unchained’s first piece of legislation has been introduced in the New Jersey legislature as S1524/A1676.
Latest news: Unchained testified February 24 before the Assembly Judiciary Committee, which voted in favor of the bill.
Unchained appeared today on the Leonard Lopate Show on WNYC, to discuss arranged marriage. Missed it? Listen here: http://bit.ly/1jwJWz9