The National Organization for Women is a dedicated group of women and men who believe that all people are created equal. The Equal Rights Amendment has yet to be passed and still requires two more states to pass the ERA for it to be an Amendment to the United States Constitution.
Reminder! Our next NOW meeting will be Thursday November 1st. This will be right before the election on Nov. 6th. We will be meeting at IHOP which is at the location of the old Perkins. The address is 408 Bearss just next to 275. We will begin at 6:15. We are now meeting the 1st Thursday of each month
GOTV UnPlugged: Rally Our Way Forward
Date/Time: Saturday, October 20th doors open at 11:30 a.m
Location: Jannus Live, 200 1st Avenue North, St Petersburg, FL 33701
Contact:(727) 346-8260 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Facebook link to the event: http://www.facebook.com/events/452498468122588
Join I Am Choice in downtown St. Petersburg for the largest Get Out the Vote rally in the Tampa Bay Area. Invite all your friends and family to this free community event. Enjoy live music, a community celebration of the upcoming election, and great speakers. Featured speakers Gloria Steinem, US Congresswoman Kathy Castor, Jessica Ehrlich (Congressional Candidate D-13), and others hit the stage to urge you to use your voice and vote in November’s election. It’s time to get ready, informed, excited and vote.
For information on prior meetings, go to the ABOUT US PAGE.
GOOD NEWS: We are gearing up for the next election. We need to be organized and ready to counter all the trash talk against policies that help women. Vote NO on all the Amendments
Spread the word! Vote NO on Amendment 6: Protect Women's Health. Amendment 6 is a dangerous initiative on the November 6th general election ballot referred by the Florida Legislature that would allow politicians to interfere with a Woman's personal health care decisions If passed, Amendment 6 will hurt women in the following ways:
For more information: Judith.Selzer@ppsoflo.org or come to our meetings.
BAD NEWS: Women and families are really in a bind. We need to make sure we are aware of the issues and what we can do about it. One thing you can do is contribute to:
W.O.M.E.N. is a non-profit organization in Tampa that assists women by paying for abortions. Many indigent women are harmed by Medicaid's exclusion of funding for abortion services. Now, even if they have insurance, these services will be excluded. W.O.M.E.N. has helped women who, for various reasons, find themselves in an unplanned pregnancy that they feel unable to continue.
They need your help to continue their good work. Tampa NOW make a $300 donation each year. Many members also make a donation to help. Please make your tax deductible contributions payable to:
P.O. Box 272565
Tampa, Fl 33688
Every meeting will be about local, state and national politics. There is so much to talk about. Come join us.
National Organization for Women is an organization that supports Women's Rights in the United States and around the globe. Equal Rights are Human Rights.
TO JOIN: www.now.org You will then become a member of a true grassroots organization, You will be a member of the National, State and Local chapter for one low price. Be sure to say you want to join Chapter FL0574 so you are on our list.
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Meetings are held the 1st Thursday of each month at 6:15 PM in a semi-private room at IHop located on Bearss Blvd and I-275. Individuals may order food if they wish.
See the CONTACT US page for more information about our programs.
Everyone is invited to join us for a meeting.