Advocacy Council

Women Employed’s Advocacy Council is an informed group of volunteers who organize and advocate to advance WE’s goals of expanding educational and employment opportunities for America’s working women

Advocacy Council members are from diverse backgrounds with a strong commitment to women’s issues and social change with a range of skills and interests including leadership, marketing, organizing, and fundraising.

Members advance the movement for women's economic equality by

MOBILIZING our networks through events, e-advocacy, and social media to bring the voices of young women to the movement for change

INFORMING our personal and professional networks about the problem of low-paid work and what we can do together to solve it.

ADVOCATING to improve public policies to ensure fairness and open opportunities.

“FRIENDRAISING”and fundraising to strengthen Women Employed’s programs.

Our Leaders

They lend their passion, their time, and their expertise to drive the work of our Advocacy Council—friendraising and fundraising to build a movement for change.

The Advocacy Council Meetings

Next Meeting

    Jan 14

    Advocacy Council Meeting

    The Advocacy Council is WE’s young women’s activist group that meets on a monthly basis to mobilize, advocate, inform, “friendraise,” and fundraise to advance the movement for women’s economic equality. Snacks and beverages provided! RSVP required to Amanda Collins at acollins@womenemployed.org.

    Date & Time

    January 14, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

    Location

    Women Employed
    65 E. Wacker Place Suite 1500
    Chicago, IL 60601 United States
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All Meeting Dates

Dec 10, 2019

Meeting + Holiday Party

Jan 14, 2020

Feb 4, 2020

Event: Advocacy on Tap

Feb 11, 2020

Mar 10, 2020

April 14, 2020

May 14, 2020

Event: The Working Lunch

June 16, 2020

Meeting + Summer Social

Sept 8, 2020

Oct 13, 2020

Nov 10, 2020

Dec 8, 2020

Meeting + Holiday Party

Date and Time

Tuesdays from 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Date and Time

Women Employed
65 E. Wacker Place, Suite 1500
Chicago, IL 60601

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