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Santa Clara County Commission on the Status of Women to Celebrate 40th Anniversary

Annual Women’s Equality Lunch to Highlight Women’s Advocacy Milestone
WHAT:
The public is invited to celebrate four decades of advocacy for women, children and families in Santa Clara County at the Commission on the Status of Women 40th Anniversary and Annual Women’s Equality Lunch.
 
WHO:
County of Santa Clara Board of Supervisors
County of Santa Clara Office of Women’s Policy
Santa Clara County Commission on the Status of Women
Featured Keynote Speaker: 
      May Hughes, Political Strategist and Founder of Close the Gap CA
 
WHERE:
School of Arts & Culture at Mexican Heritage Plaza
1700 Alum Rock Ave., San Jose, CA
 
WHEN:
Friday, August 23, 2013
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
 
WHY:
For 40 years, the Santa Clara County Commission on the Status of Women has served as a voice for issues affecting women, children and families in Santa Clara County.  The Commission acts in an advisory capacity to the Board of Supervisors to study and investigate conditions which demonstrate discrimination or prejudice because of sex and gender. The Commission meets on the second Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at the County Government Center, 70 W. Hedding Street, San Jose,
Room 157.
 
Tickets:  $40 each.  Table of 10 for $400
To register online, visit www.csw2013.eventbrite.com
 
 
Media Contact: Gwendolyn Mitchell/Marina Hinestrosa, Office of Public Affairs (408) 299-5119; Carla Collins, Office of Women’s Policy (408) 299-5152.
Posted: August 16, 2013