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NWPC CA UCI Initiative to End Family Violence with Jane Stoever

The mission of the UCI Initiative to End Family Violence is to solve the problems of family violence and gender-based violence by uniting the expertise of university and community partners in collaborative research, education, and clinical responses to abuse.

Centering Women: Public Policy for a New Normal

Policy and budget priorities for 2021 from the California Legislative Women’s Caucus and A Stronger California, a coalition dedicated to economic justice for women and families. Hear what women leaders are doing to make sure California’s “Back to Normal” addresses systemic disparities and injustice affecting women, especially low- income women, women of color, and immigrant women.

Legislation 101:  Fundamentals of Statewide Legislative Advocacy

Legislatures local and statewide are continuing to meet to pass and enact laws and policies addressing the public health crisis and will have long-standing impact on our world. Join NWPC CA Public Policy Co-Chair Sabrina Ashjian and prepare to contact legislators before the legislative session closes on September 10, 2021.

NWPC CA Get Ready For Your Appointment: Getting Appointed to Boards and Commissions

Topics of discussion:

  • Researching the opportunities at the state, county and municipal levels for appointment to Boards and Commissions.
  • Review of the application process and guidance on strategic networking, including the importance of endorsements, how to get letters and phone calls of recommendation.
  • What boards and commissions do at various levels, and why they are important to policy decision-makers.
  • Building a better resume for later elected and appointed offices.

NWPC CA 2020 Women’s Summit – Session 1

Women and Political Power After the 2020 Election: A Conversation Between Controller Betty Yee and NWPC CA President Karriann Farrell Hinds

Women’s Political Summit – Session 2

Honoring Women Who Use Their Power For Good: Recognizing the Service of Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson and Senator Holly J. Mitchell

Women’s Political Summit – Session 3

The Role of the Caucus in Pushing the Pro-Women Agenda

Panel of NWPC CA leaders discussing how the state and local caucuses were influential in electing women in 2020 who centered gender equity in their platforms and how to build on that success going forward.

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