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The National Women’s History Project is Proud to Announce the 2018

Women’s History Month Honorees to be Recognized in Washington D.C.

Special Awards Luncheon and Program Celebrating 2018 Honorees

Saturday, March 24, 2018, from 11:00 am to 2:30 pm

at The Hamilton Live, 600 14th St. NW, Washington, DC


The 2018 Theme for National Women’s History Month is “Nevertheless, She Persisted: Honoring Women Who Fight All Forms of Discrimination Against Women.”  Throughout this year, we honor fifteen outstanding women for their unrelenting and inspirational persistence, and for understanding that, by fighting all forms of discrimination against women and girls, they have shaped America’s history and our future.  These 2018 Honorees refused to be silenced.  Their lives demonstrate the power of voice, of taking action, and of believing that meaningful and lasting change is possible in our democratic society.


The 2018 National Women’s History Month Honorees are:

Geraldine Ferraro (1935-2011) Politician/First Woman Major Party VP Candidate & Human Rights Activist

Pauli Murray (1910-1985) Women’s Rights/Civil Rights Activist, Attorney, Author, & Episcopal Priest

Elizabeth Peratrovich (Kaaxal-gat) (1911-1958) Political Activist for Alaska Natives, Spearheaded First               Anti-Discrimination Law, USA

Margaret Dunkle Champion of Title IX*

Jill Moss Greenberg Women’s/Civil Rights Activist *

Cristina Jimenez Immigrant (DREAMERs) Activist*

Marty Langelan Anti-Violence/Anti-Harassment Activist*

Loretta Ross Reproductive Justice Activist*

Linda Spoonster Schwartz Women Veterans Activist*

 Susan Burton Criminal Justice Reform Leader

Roma Guy LGBT Rights/Healthcare Activist

Saru Jayaraman Labor/Restaurant Workers Activist

Pat Maginnis Abortion Rights Activist

Arlene Mayerson Disability Rights Attorney & Activist

Angelica Salas Immigrant Rights Activist

* Will be present at the Washington D.C. Event


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