TUESDAY, MAY 9
Annual Advocacy Day
Date: Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Travel to Harrisburg with Coalition Partners to visit our state legislators and discuss issues of importance for women and families.
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Our Call to Action
Annual Meeting of the Bucks County Women’s Advocacy Coalition
Date: Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Time: 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Location: James Lorah Memorial Auditorium, 132 North Main Street, Doylestown, PA 18901
Guest Speaker: Carol E. Tracy, executive director of The Women’s Law Project
Registration is free – RSVP here and please bring a friend!
Enjoy an afternoon of delicious hors d’oeuvres, engage and network with others, and hear an inspiring call to come together to conquer injustice and inequality, with a keynote address delivered by Carol E. Tracy, executive director of The Women’s Law Project.
Carol E. Tracy has been working to advance women’s rights for the past 30 years. In 1990, she became the executive director of the Women’s Law Project, where she has presided over major legal victories in the areas of reproductive rights, discrimination in employment, education, athletics, and welfare.
Her recent work has focused on improving the institutional response to violence against women, including leading a major reform effort on the police handling of sex crimes in Philadelphia, and co-chairing a citywide task force on domestic violence. Carol is a lecturer at the University of Pennsylvania and the Bryn Mawr School of Social Research. She has served on numerous boards of nonprofit agencies in Philadelphia, is active in the public interest legal community, is the recipient of many awards and honors, and is frequently featured in local and national media. Carol is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and earned her law degree from Temple University School of Law.