CALENDAR

Calendar

Aug
26
Sat
Akron Gay Pride 2017
Aug 26 @ 10:00 am

When?

Saturday, August 26th 2017 10:00am

Where?

Hardesty Park

1615 W Market St
44313 Akron
Sep
23
Sat
Ohio Women Inc. Gathering
Sep 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

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Ohio Women Inc. was formed 40 years ago to bring women together to foster cooperation and collaboration to improve the lives of women and girls in Ohio. Through the years we have sponsored many programs and projects such as gatherings of the leadership of statewide women’s groups. This leadership council has not met for several years but we would like to reinstate the program. Isn’t it time that we come together to revitalize the networks we once had!

On Saturday, September 23, 2017 (Victoria Woodhull’s birthday) OWI will sponsor a meeting of the leaders or representation of some of the women’s organizations in Ohio, and you are invited. The goals for this gathering are to re-energize Ohio women’s organizations, share knowledge, and find ways to work together on issues of mutual concern. We will be confirming the time and place of the meeting soon. If you have questions please feel free to contact me, Linda Hengst, by email lrhengst@hotmail.com

Oct
19
Thu
Transgender Spotlight
Oct 19 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Join us for a special screening of the ACLU’s Transgender Spotlight video mini-series! We spoke to a dozen transgender and gender non-conforming Ohioans to learn about the issues that matter to them the most and asked them to share their stories with us. Two of our Ohio TransAction Committee members, Liam Gallagher, trans outreach and volunteer coordinator for Stonewall Columbus, and Lana Moore, former captain with the Columbus Fire Department, will lead a discussion regarding the most pressing issues facing the transgender community today.  This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be provided.  Please RSVP hereLocation:  ACLU of Ohio, 1108 City Park Ave., STE 203, Columbus, OH 43206.

Nov
20
Mon
transgender day
Nov 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Monday, November 20 6 – 8 PM @ King Ave UMC, Columbus

Mailing Address:

Stonewall Columbus, Inc.

1160 N High St

Columbus, OH 43201

Transgender Day of Remembrance

Mar
1
Thu
Ledbetter Fair Pay Restoration Act
Mar 1 all-day
We are excited to announce Statehouse Day: Making HerStory on Thursday, March 1, 2018 featuring Lilly Ledbetter, the inspiring woman at the center of the historic discrimination case that inspired the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Restoration Act.
Convene with women and men from across the state at The Women’s Fund Statehouse Day. You will spend the morning hearing from policymakers and community leaders on why issues promoting women’s economic empowerment benefit society. The lunch portion of this day will feature Lilly Ledbetter. Hear about her fight for equal rights in the workplace, and how her determination became a victory for the nation. Equipped and ready; you will spend the afternoon meeting with elected officials as change-makers influencing policy.
Our mailing address is:

The Women’s Fund of Central Ohio

2323 W. Fifth Ave. Suite 230

Columbus, OH 43204

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