....to the North/Northwest Suburban (Chicago) Chapter of the
National Organization for Women. We are dedicated to furthering feminist issues for women including employment, sexual harassment, pay equity, reproductive
choice, sexual violence, and educational issues. Our intention is to make a difference in the lives of women through several key projects each year, and through
community outreach and political activities. We welcome your feedback and participation!
VOTE YES to Save Birth Control in
Illinois this November !!!!!
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Three important events coming up.
At noon on Thursday September 18, the
Chicago Foundation for Women's 29th Annual
Luncheon features Billie Jean King, one of the
most famous athletes in American history, and at 6pm that evening
Chicago NOW's annual awards reception
honors activists Gloria Chevere and Mariame Kaba.
Then on Monday October 20,
Personal PAC's annual awards luncheon
features Valerie Plame, famed former CIA officer, author and
subject of the 2010 film Fair Game, and Anat Hoffman, chairwoman and founding member of Women of
the Wall. All three events are not to be missed!
Marriage for All has arrived in Illinois !!!!
Marriage Equality !!!
The campaign website is still up at
for Marriage !
And learn about the new law at the website of
Choice Action Team is looking for volunteer clinic escorts!
firstname.lastname@example.org to get involved.
The Illinois Supreme Court has issued a
horrendous decision upholding the parental notification bill.
But there are exceptions and there's a "judicial bypass" option.
info on the law and Judicial Bypass.
Here's the Fact Sheet.
More info at the ACLU of Illinois...
Visit the National NOW
website at www.now.org.
Visit Chicago NOW on Facebook at
Visit the Illinois NOW website at
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and Children First
Chapter Monthly Meetings
Our chapter meetings are always at
7pm on the third Tuesday of the month, at various locations around the
north and northwest suburbs.
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