Juneteenth, June 16, 2018

Sat, June 16 from 4 – 9 PM Eastlake Park Community Center 1549 East Jefferson Street Phoenix, AZ 85034 Bring your entire family for a fun and educational day! The JUNETEENTH festival is free and open to the entire community. The event will feature a vendor...

Thank you, Kelly Fryer

Kelly Fryer, former CEO of  the YWCA in Tucson, is a late comer to the governor’s race, but she’s full of energy, vision and has a strategy that includes all of Arizona, not just the cities or Maricopa County. She used to run Arizona List and she, like so many other women, were called to run in this election cycle because of the mess we find ourselves in today

ERA in the House

by Dianne Post When I entered the gallery to the House of Representatives at 1 p.m. April 10, the floor was still largely empty and I noticed six purple and white ERA sashes hanging on the backs of chairs. The House started about 1:15 as usual with many...

Equal Pay Day April 10, 2018

by Dianne Post Mayor Greg Stanton proclaimed Equal Pay Day on April 10 in a press conference at City Hall organized by Charlotte Shurtz of the Central Phoenix Inez Casiano NOW. While acknowledging that Phoenix has some celebrating to do with a pay ratio of...

Take Back the Night Event

We will be tabling at the 15th year of Take Back the Night Phoenix featuring: Survivor Speakers sharing their stories of sexual assault, domestic violence, and trafficking; Approximately 50 agencies tabling to provide outreach and support; Live music from...

Our next monthly chapter meeting: April 22

We are very excited to have, as our guest speaker, Kelly Fryer, (pictured) Democrat, running for Governor of AZ. As CEO of YWCA Southern Arizona and, previously, as Executive Director of Arizona List, an organization that works to get women elected to office, Kelly’s...

Equal Pay Day April 10

“Equal Pay Day, commemorated on April 10th this year, represents the approximate day that women must work to in the current year to make the same amount of money men did in the previous year. In other words, the equal pay calculation means that a woman must have...

Thank you, Shefali

Shefali Desai captivated us through her powerful writing on an asylum seeker. She shared with us the multiple layers we all have as human beings. Her journey has included but not limited to her being a writer, mother, lawyer, child of immigrant parents and...

Our next monthly chapter meeting: March 25

Join us on March 25th as we continue our work on state passage of the ERA, removal of luxury tax on necessary hygiene items, and child marriage age. Sunday, March 25, 2018, 10 am – 12 PM NEW LOCATION: Chartreuse Art Gallery, 1301 NW Grand Avenue Phoenix,...

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