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Center for Reproductive Rights and Justice at 5 (Berkeley)

  • UC Berkeley School of Law, Boalt Hall (map)
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Center for Reproductive Rights & Justice at 5

A full day of presentations and conversations about some of the most complex and compelling reproductive rights and justice issues of the day.  Hear from leading experts in academia and advocacy speak about efforts to restore insurance coverage for abortion, abolish welfare family caps, and halt the criminalization of self-induced abortion.  Discuss trends and best practices for teaching reproductive rights and justice in law schools.  End the day in the company of friends at a rooftop cocktail reception.  Mark your calendars and plan to attend CRRJ@5: Unrivaled + Undaunted!  For more information and to register, visit: goo.gl/SKFsge

Hosted by UC Berkeley School of Law, Boalt Hall

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10:00 AM10:00

A Better Deal for Women (San Francisco)

You are invited to join Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi to commemorate Women's Equality Day and to discuss House Democrats' economic agenda; "A Better Deal: Better Jobs, Better Wages, Better Future."  A Better Deal for women means ensuring equal pay for equal work, guaranteeing paid family leave and affordable child care, creating millions of good paying jobs, lowering the cost of living for families, lowering the crippling cost of prescription drugs, and building an economy that gives every woman the tools to succeed in the 21st Century.


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8:00 AM08:00

Women in Advocacy and Politics Workshop 2017

  • 299 2nd Street San Francisco, CA, 94105 United States (map)
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Advocacy 101 is course that gives an overview of policymaking at the state legislative and municipal levels of government. The course illustrates basic forms of advocacy as well how to effectively communicate with elected officials and policy makers. The companion course Fundraising for Advocates gives instruction on essential fundraising skills needed for advocates.

omen in Advocacy and Politics Workshop 2017 - San Francisco, CA

Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/women-in-advocacy-and-politics-workshop-2017-san-francisco-ca-tickets-31758388194?aff=es2

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10:00 AM10:00

A Gathering for Joyous Persistence (San Francisco)


Featuring Senator Elizabeth Warren & Joy-Ann Reid in conversation and other inspiring and motivating leaders! 

A Gathering for Joyous Persistence brings together hundreds of engaged citizens, up-and-coming activists and established leaders across generations dedicated to defying the current administration through positive actions and impactful organizing.

We will fill the day with art, heart, motivation and marching orders and will stay connected, active and supportive of efforts that carry out Secretary Hillary Rodham Clinton’s new mantra: Resist, Insist, Persist, Enlist.

Website: https://www.joyouspersistence.com

Facebook: https://m.facebook.com/events/253163835090955?acontext=%7B%22ref%22%3A%223%22%2C%22action_history%22%3A%22null%22%7D&aref=3


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6:00 PM18:00

Men for Choice, And the Women Who Love Them (San Francisco)

Fathers, Brothers, Sons

NARAL Pro-Choice America is calling on you to be vocal and visible supporters of women and their decisions. Reproductive freedom is under attack like never before, and we need both men and women to stand together, stay involved, and keep fighting. 

Mothers, Sisters, Daughters - Rally the men in your life who care about reproductive freedom to join for a night of great people and great cocktails. 


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5:30 PM17:30

She Should Run: Inspiring Women to Run for Office (San Francisco)


Come meet Erin Loos Cutraro, Co-Founder & CEO of She Should Run, a non-profit and non-partisan organization that encourages and inspires women and girls to run for elected office.

Erin founded She Should Run in 2008, on the belief that women of all backgrounds should have an equal shot at elected leadership and that our country will benefit from having a government with the varied perspectives and experiences that women bring to the table. Through the work of She Should Run, over a hundred thousand women from all walks of life have been inspired to consider public office, and thousands of women have completed SSR's online "incubator," which provides tools and training to support women as they pursue a path to elected public service.

Join us to learn more about what you can do to support SSR, or learn how you can take advantage of SSR's resources to explore your own run for office! Donations to SSR are very welcome but not required, and can be made either through the following link:


or by check made payable to She Should Run, in person or mailed to "She Should Run 718 7th Street NW Washington DC 20001."

Hors d'ouevres and drinks will be served. Deepest thanks to DocuSign for hosting at their lovely offices overlooking the Bay Bridge!

EVENT BRITE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/an-evening-with-she-should-run-co-founder-ceo-erin-loos-cutraro-tickets-34562044004

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