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WF Adopts Resolution Calling for Repeal of HB2

At its Spring 2016 Meeting the Women’s Forum adopted the following: Resolution Calling for the Repeal of HB2, the Public Facilities Privacy & Security Act enacted as S.L. 2016-3 WHEREAS, on February 22, 2016, the Charlotte City Council approved a local ordinance that adds marital

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Women’s Forum 2016 Spring Meeting

Along with networking, the Spring 2016 meeting of the Women's Forum will focus on Safety and Security in the Community and related legislation.

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Forum featured in “Doing Better at Doing Good”

In the Sunday, April 12, 2015 edition of the Raleigh┬áNews & Observer, Christopher Gergen and David Martin’s column on nonprofit issues in North Carolina focused on Valerie Fields and her work as president of the Women’s Forum. As we listen to Fields speak passionately about

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Learn more about the Forum

A new flier introduces the Forum and highlights key milestones in North Carolina women's leadership.

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Forum Leadership for 2013-2014

Lisa Grafstein, president, and Valerie Fields, vice-president will serve as officers of the Women's Forum for 2013-2014. Learn more about the Forum leadership.

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Jan Allen receives the Susan Hill award

On April 18, NARAL Pro-Choice North Carolina honors long time Forum member Jan Allen is honored with its Susan Hill award. The award, named for a tireless advocate for women’s reproductive health recognizes Allen’s decades long commitment to womens’ rights – “a lifelong activist with

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NC Women’s Advocacy Day

The NC Women United Women's Advocacy Day is scheduled for Tuesday, April 9 at the Legislative Building in Raleigh. This will be a tremendous opportunity to hear from experts in the field, engage with advocates and legislative allies, and learn about what the General Assembly

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Member news

Juanita Bryant of Raleigh has been honored by the North Carolina Democratic Women as the 2012 Democratic Woman of the Year. Susan "Smitty" Dotson-Smith has been appointed by Governor Bev Perdue to be one of seven District Court judges in Buncombe County.

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Status of Women in NC: new data released

Gov. Bev Perdue has announced that preliminary findings of the 2012 Status of Women in North Carolina report indicate that women in North Carolina have made significant social and economic advances since 2000, but the need for further progress remains. For the first time

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Forum leadership for 2012-2013

Carol Spruill of Raleigh assumes leadership of the Forum, backed by a strong team. Learn more about the 2012-2013 board of directors. Members may review Carol's remarks at the spring meeting where she was elected president.

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WF Adopts Resolution Calling for Repeal of HB2

At its Spring 2016 Meeting the Women’s Forum adopted the following: Resolution Calling for the Repeal of HB2, the Public Facilities Privacy & Security Act enacted as S.L. 2016-3 WHEREAS, on February 22, 2016, the Charlotte City Council approved a local ordinance that adds marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression […]

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Attend a virtual Women’s Forum Conference

Video archive of the April 2, 2016, Women’s Forum regional conference.

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Women’s Forum 2016 Spring Meeting

Along with networking, the Spring 2016 meeting of the Women’s Forum will focus on Safety and Security in the Community and related legislation.

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