Women Organizing Blog

Notes from last night’s meeting (November 13, 2018) 0

Notes from last night’s meeting (November 13, 2018)

NOTE: We decided not to meet in December. Our next chapter meeting will be Wednesday, January 16, 2019. Place TBD but we’re hoping to meet at the Indian Trails LIbrary in Wheeling. Members are...

Library and park district project 0

Library and park district project

At our last meeting, we agreed to embark upon some ambitious projects: 1) contacting all of the libraries in our area to ask them if they are having a women’s history month event, and...

Pay gap for women is stuck at 20 cents on the dollar 0

Pay gap for women is stuck at 20 cents on the dollar

This week the U.S. Census released new numbers on the gender and racial pay gap. The recent release serves as a stark reminder that even 55 years after the Equal Pay Act passed, the...