The Women’s Forum Fall 2014 meeting will include presentations and discussion of influences on governance in North Carolina and steps that the Women’s Forum members can take.
The North Carolina Association of Women Attorneys will honor NC Supreme Court Justice Cheri Beasley, a member of the Forum’s board, with its 2014 Gwyneth B. Davis Public Service Award. The award will be presented on Friday, October 17, at the Association’s conference banquet.
More about the award and the citation
In an open letter to the state’s media outlets, Forum President Valerie Fields calls attention to the daunting challenges faced by the women of North Carolina and reaffirms that the Forum’s members, women of proven influence, are committed to achieving and maintaining social, economic and political progress and power for women.