Quotes from some of the speakers and performers at the 2019 Raleigh Women’s March. Such impressive speakers and would prefer to be able to capture each speech, but here are some pearls of wisdom.
North Carolina has a historic chance to be the 38th — and final! — state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA). Join us as we bring that message to our legislators. We need them to know that North Carolina wants equal rights for all – women and men! #ALLforERA One more state. Not one more genERAtion. ERA Advocacy Day on 1/30/19.
We are excited about the 3rd Raleigh Women’s March event. Join us to celebrate women rising up and running for office and winning. Hear from women who are making a difference.
Stella Kirkendale writes about her experience at the 2018 NC NOW State Conference, starting with Audrey Muck’s new video on the fight for women’s rights and ERA, our keynote speaker, and other parts of the conference.
The conference workshops include ways feminists can make a difference now, and support themselves in these challenging times. The workshops are split into two timeslots, one in the morning and one in the afternoon. Please join us!
NOW has a new batch of “Forward NOW” t-shirts in, and can order more. Great when getting together to rally, protest, march, or attend a meeting! $20 each. Here is the front and back of the t-shirt.
Media advisory: North Carolina National Organization for Women (NOW) will hold its annual conference on October 20, 2018, from 9 am to 4 pm at NC Advocates for Justice building in Raleigh. We are proud to announce our keynote speaker is civil rights attorney Anita Earls. This year’s conference theme is ‘Women Rising Up NOW!’
More women than ever are running and winning in North Carolina. Many for Congress; a record number of women ran for the NC state legislature in 2018. Our state and federal PACs endorse female and male candidates based on their views on women’s issues. See how to look up your voting information. Your vote has never mattered more!
Celebrating the Voices and Victories of the past as we continue to unite women and “March on the Polls” this election season! Recognizing the urgency and importance of this year’s elections, we gather to celebrate women’s hard-won right to vote and take action to make sure we use that right in November to support women’s rights! Sponsored by Triad NOW and other organizations.
Learn about the Women’s Theatre Festival here, now in its third season, with 5 shows around the Triangle area from Jun through mid-August. Come join NC NOW to table (or visit our table) at an interest fair section of their conference on Sunday, July 1, 5-7pm.