UPCOMING EVENT!

COME HEAR CHRISTINE PELOSI!

DWIA’s Wonder Women in Action presents a General Membership Meeting featuring CHRISTINE PELOSI, Chair of the Women's Caucus of the California Democratic Party

When:  Saturday, July 15, 2017 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

What:  Democratic Warrior Christine Pelosi presents on how women are influencing the California Democratic Party

  • PLUS update on committee projects
  • Opportunities to engage with the club in supporting legislation and critical issues

Where: San Francisco location provided with RSVP. Friends and supporters welcome!

IMPORTANT UPDATE

At our General Membership Meeting, we will be selecting two priority issue areas for the next 2 years. Only current members will be permitted to vote. You can join/renew your membership at this website! If you are a currently member who is unable to come to the meeting but would like to vote, please send your vote to women@sfdwia.org before 6 pm on Friday, July 14. Results will be announced immediately after the in-person voting at the General Membership Meeting.

The Board of Directors and Policy/Political Action Committees have put together the following options. Members are asked to choose two top priority issue areas:

1. Ensure Fair Pay & Job Opportunities*
2. Expand Access to Affordable, Quality Early Childhood Care & Education*
3. Support Family Friendly Workplaces*
4. Build Economic Security by Addressing Poverty*
5. Title IX Compliance: Sexual Assault/Harassment in Educational Institutions
6. Other - members are welcome to suggest other priority issues to consider for future focus.

*These 4 issue areas come from the Stronger California Agenda to Secure Economic Opportunity for All Women, a state-wide campaign by the State Legislative Women's Caucus in partnership with a broad coalition of advocates. Read details here:
https://astrongerca.wordpress.com/

Help shape the next agenda for DWIA! Vote in-person on Saturday or vote via email (to women@sfdwia.org) before Friday at 6 pm.

RSVP to women@sfdwia.org

SAN FRANCISCO DEMOCRATIC WOMEN IN ACTION (DWIA) is a chartered Democratic club that serves, promotes, advances and protects the interests of women, children and families.

We provide San Franciscans with a platform for women's issues. We work with legislators who carry bills that we support. We lobby legislators to support our core issues. We endorse candidates for office, and host events that educate, inspire, and foster valuable friendships. And we collaborate with other groups, including Democratic clubs, community-based organizations, professional women’s groups, labor unions, government groups and other organizations that share our interests of making our community the best it can be for women, children, and families.

DEMOCRATIC WOMEN IN ACTION

Our members are educators, scholars, artists, women in business, concerned citizens, writers and authors, elected officials, commission members, activists, union members and more. We endorse and testify in support of issues relevant to our mission.

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