International Women’s Day Panel

Join Women for Progress as we celebrate International Women’s Day with a lively panel discussion on The State of Women in NJ. Grassroots leaders, activists, journalists and elected officials will participate in a moderated forum, sharing their views and perspectives on the State of Women IN NJ.

We are excited to welcome to the table:

Anna Wong – NJ 5 Coalition will lead the panel.

Shavonda Sumter – Assemblywoman: Women in Politics

Lil Corcoran – Executive Director, Women’s Rights and Information Center: Helping women become independent earners and self sufficient members of community

Lisa Cullen O’Donoghue and Larisa Mendez Downes – Moms Demand Action: How Gun violence affects women

Kaity Assaf – Rutgers student activist and Editor of Rutgers newspaper: Engaging young women in activism

Alanna Vagianos – Huffington Post Women’s Issues reporter

Register to attend & learn more about the incredible work these women are doing in our communities and how we can do our part to support women’s equity and gender parity across the state. Click here to RSVP.