Advocacy Council

Women Employed’s Advocacy Council is an informed group of young women that organizes and advocates 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 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

    Sep 10

    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

    Date & Time

    September 10 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm


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

Feb 12, 2019

Mar 12, 2019

Apr 09, 2019

May 09, 2019

The Working Lunch

June 18, 2019

Meeting + Summer Mixer

Sept 10, 2019

Oct 08, 2019

Nov 12, 2019

Dec 10, 2019

Holiday Party

Jan 14, 2020

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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