Due to recent public health guidance, Advocates for Women is postponing their benefit dinner for Hesperian Health Guides. We will reschedule when the recommendations change, so keep posted!
Category: Advocates for Women
What if there is no doctor or midwife? In resource-limited settings around the world, Hesperian Health Guides provide essential clinical information to health workers in their own language . Since cell phones are increasingly used by people in low income countries, Hesperian has begun creating … read more.
Advocates for Women invite you to join us in Chapman Hall after second service on Sunday December 8, where we will learn about legal strategies to defend reproductive rights for all women and how this fight intersects with UU principles. Reproductive justice goes beyond Pro-Choice, … read more.
‘Feminism’ is often a misunderstood eight letter word.
There is a widespread belief in the importance of gender equity, yet a word that describes this belief, ‘Feminism,’ is often inaccurately perceived – and even scary to some! Please drop-in for a discussion on the … read more.
Women of color have unique skin and hair requirements; however, ethnic skincare products are rarely donated to shelters in our area. Advocates for Women, and the Racial Justice Committee are co-sponsoring a fundraiser to benefit women of color living at Pathways for Women, and the Domestic … read more.
Please join us on Sunday March 10 after second service to explore the myth of gender equity in America. Where is our country on the road to gender equity? Who has reaped most benefits and who lags behind? Advocates for Women invite you to learn … read more.
Thanks to the many of you who attended the Advocates for Women’s dinner on November 11 to benefit Native Action Network. The Network provides young Native women the tools they need to claim their sacred role as Native leaders.Together, you donated almost $3000! It’s not too … read more.
Awash in Quarters – your coins power loads of laundry for women in transition!
Have you ever washed your clothes in a laundromat? Lugging heavy laundry bags inside, you feel wafts of warm steamy air scented mildly with laundry detergent and scan the room for empty … read more.