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Lillian’s List Event Wednesday April 5th!

Let’s come together to focus our energy on Empowering Change in our state! We’re already on the ground in Charlotte and across North Carolina recruiting and training candidates to run in 2018 and even 2020. Proceeds from this event will go towards supporting strong pro-choice, progressive women running for elected office. We can work together to …

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How Would Charlotte Look?

An article from The Guardian: Undocumenteds fade from the city they helped build. In the first of a three-part investigation of how Charlotte, North Carolina would look without undocumented people, Amanda Holpuch hears how the construction industry would fall apart Click here for full article

Environmental Group Meeting Minutes 3.13.17

3/13/17 In attendance: J. Anderson, K. Jones, K. Knoble, H. Pruess, J. Shen, T. Wiggins Mission of Environmental Group: Limit focus to local and NC state environmental issues for greater impact. Inform membership about environmental issues and pending legislation. Advocate to safe guard the environment. Inform legislators about environmental impacts, as appropriate.   Member Resources: Find representatives and track pending legislation …

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Resist Trump Tuesday

YOU’RE INVITED! Resist Trump Tuesday: Stand up for Healthcare! WHAT: Resist Trump Tuesday: Stand up for Healthcare! WHEN: TUESDAY, MARCH 21, 12:00 PM WHERE: SENATOR THOM TILLIS’S CHARLOTTE DISTRICT OFFICE 9300 HARRIS CORNERS PKY. (IN CHARLOTTE) CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS Our movement is growing. In every corner of the country, week after week, we are meeting …

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Legislative Update & Actions Week of 3.20

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE AND ACTIONS FOR WEEK OF MARCH 20 North Carolina: Contact your NC House representatives and urge them to support House Bill 200 (nonpartisan redistricting). National: Contact your U.S. House representatives to comment on or oppose these bills: ◊ ACA Repeal/Replace Legislation Current focus is on the House of Representatives, where the proposed repeal of …

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CWM Newsletter 3.18.17

We’ve been busy! Check out the website’s new calendar of events – the easiest way to keep up with what’s going on. We have been active the last several weeks: Carrie Davey, Yvonne McCracken, Catherine Connor, Jan Anderson and Ellen Creede attended (with their husbands) the wonderful Planned Parenthood Condom Couture annual fundraiser. Jan Anderson attended …

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Women’s Health Committee 3.7.17

Women’s Health Committee Meeting Notes DATE:  March 7, 2017 TIME:  5:30 – social time; 6:00 – 7:00 pm meeting ATTENDANCE:  20 attended Meeting facilitated by J. Shaefer, M. Hall, C. Davey MINUTES Meeting started with member introductions; amazing group of women from business, health care, and advocacy groups. Discussed purpose of this group:  The overarching …

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Women in Social Change March 30th

Breaking Bread – March 30, 2017 Levine Museum is launching a Breaking Bread dinner and dialogue series where conversations around challenging community issues will be facilitated over a hearty dinner served family style. PURCHASE A SERIES TICKET FOR $65 BY CALLING 704-333-1887 EXT. 241 Women in Social Change: The Issues, the March, the Movement March …

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Why Jan Marches

“There were no female engineers when I first entered the work force in the  early-70’s and I got crazy looks when applying for jobs.  I had degrees from Duke, Carolina and NC State, yet I couldn’t get a credit card or a mortgage on my own. Think about how far women have come since those …

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CWM Newsletter 3.5.17

All of the Upcoming Event and Group Meeting information  is also listed on our Facebook page. Send your notices (especially what you did last week) to  charlottewomensmarch@gmail.com and I’ll try to send out a weekly newsletter with updates.And don’t forget to post your information on Facebook. March On!  Jan Anderson Group Meetings      Tuesday, March 7 6-7 …

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