Thursday, April 6th, 2017
7:00 – 8:30 pm (followed by reception)
Freeman Center for Jewish Life at Duke University
WomenNC 2017 fellows will bring the reflection of their one week trip to the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women 61st session to NC Communities.
Durham Local to Global Women Forum
Cities for the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW)
Thursday, February 23rd, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EST)
Durham County Human Services Building – 414 East Main Street
Durham, NC 27701
Students from North Carolina universities will be joining the Durham government to impact the lives of women and girls.
Keynote Speaker: Brenda A. Howerton, Durham County Commissioner
Award Presentation: One outstanding woman who has impacted the Durham community
Zoe Willingham – Duke University (Sr.)
“Dynamics of Women’s Wage Gap in a Changing Urban Economy”
Cristy Villalobos – Meredith College (Sr.)
“Access to Reproductive Healthcare for Incarcerated Girls and Women”
Lauren Frey – North Carolina State University (Sr.)
“Barriers to Implementing Dating and Sexual Violence Prevention Education in Durham Schools”
Tickets ($25) include a seated dinner with entree (vegetarian and non-vegetarian), salad, and beverage from City Kitchen. Deserts will be provided by local restaurants.
Friendship table reservations ($300) include eight seated dinner tickets with entree (vegetarian and non-vegetarian), salad, and beverage from City Kitchen. Deserts will be provided by local restaurants. It also includes a $100 dollar donation and a reserved table. For more information on sponsoring this event, please refer to our sponsorship options.
For questions please call or email Beth Dehghan, 919-744-4778