2016 Partners

2016 National Women’s History Project Partners

AAUW – Santa Rosa Empowering women and girls since 1935


The Ann Lewis Suffrage Collection expands access to the woman suffrage movement by sharing its collection of more than 1,200 books, objects, correspondence, periodicals,  etc.. lewissuffragecollection.omeka.net


Anne Johnson Memorial Scholarship Fund – honors Anne Johnson’s international development work including girls’ education in Nigeria. www.pfd.org



California BPW

The women of the California Federation of Business and Professional Women are dedicated, strong and steadfast in achieving and protecting the rights, lives and opportunities of working women. www.bpwcal.org/

career Career Mastered: Women’s History Month Leadership in Action Helping women master the art of their careers www.careermastered.com  
ChameleonJohn Chameleon John

Our business is to help people save money from their everyday shopping with the many great discount coupons on our website. They are free and by using them everyone can save up to 70%. www.chameleonjohn.com/

earthmama Earth Mama honors and inspires women and men with Standing on the Shoulders, an anthem for women’s progress and other music dedicated to “Helping Heal the Planet One Song at a Time!” www.standingontheshoulders.org  

Elizabeth Cady Stanton Women’s Consortium


Elizabeth Cady Stanton Women’s Consortium supports women’s education, history, culture, leadership and equity through a variety of activities.


Federally Employed Women  works to end sex and gender discrimination, to encourage diversity for inclusion and equity in the workplace, and for the advancement and professional growth of women in federal service. https://www.few.org/



Gather the Women Global Matrix™ (GTW) is to promote and support the establishment of active GTW regions around the globe. Women who find GTW have heard the call to bring forth feminine wisdom. www.gatherthewomen.org/

 covinaclub GFWC – Covina Women’s Club is part of an international community service organization which provides education, training and interaction opportunities for volunteers who are committed to enrich the quality of life throughout California and the world. http://www.covinawomansclub.org/page1/page1.html  


In Sisterhood Project is documenting the history of the women’s movement in the Pittsburgh region, 1967-1987, by recording oral history interviews with feminists on digital video and collecting ephemera created during the time.  www.insisterhood.info


Indiana Commission for Women works strategically both within government and in Indiana communities to help bring about positive solutions for Indiana women and their families. www.in.gov/icw/


Keene State College prepares promising students to think critically and creatively, to engage in active citizenship, and to pursue meaningful work through the integration of teaching, learning, scholarship and service. www.keene.edu

LWVLA_Trad The League of Women Voters of Los Angeles is a nonpartisan political organization that encourages informed, active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education & advocacy. www.lwvlosangeles.org  


Mahogany Scholarship Heritage Foundation’s mission is to education, celebrate African American Heritage; honor achievements of great leaders past and present; promote racial unity; empower youth for leadership and excellence. www.mahoganyheritage.org  


Maryland Women’s Heritage Center

Maryland Women’s Heritage Center


Maryland Women’s Heritage Center’s mission is to preserve the past, understand the present, and shape the future by recognizing, respecting, and transmitting the experiences and contributions of Maryland women and girls.

National Association of Commissions for Women

National Association of Commissions for Women

To sustain, strengthen and advocate for women’s commissions in their work to promote equality and justice for all women and girls and ensure they are represented and empowered in their communities.

natcatsis National Catholic Sisters Week Celebrating the lives and contributions  of Catholic Sisters www.nationalcatholicsistersweek.org  
ncwhs National Collaborative of Women’s History Sites Founded in 2001, the National Collaborative for Women’s History Sites supports and promotes the preservation and interpretation of sites and locales that bear witness to women’s participation in American life. www.ncwhs.org  
National Girls Collaborative logo National Girls Collaborative Project

The vision of the National Girls Collaborative Project is to bring together organizations throughout the United States that are committed to informing and encouraging girls to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). This goal is achieved by developing and leveraging a network of educators through local Collaboratives. Each Collaborative is connected to an extensive network of STEM professionals, researchers and practitioners, allowing participants to share resources with and learn from one another. https://ngcproject.org/

susanBanthony The National Susan B. Anthony Museum & House interprets Anthony’s legacy to inspire individuals to make a difference in their lives & communities We share her home, exhibit artifacts & offer interpretive programs on the subject of her story with the world. www.susanbanthonyhouse.org  

National Women’s Hall of Fame http://www.greatwomen.org/

National Women’s Hall of Fame‘s mission is ‘Showcasing great women…Inspiring All!’

  The National Women’s History Museum http://www.nwhm.org/

The National Women’s History Museum affirms the value of knowing Women’s History, illuminates the role of women in transforming society and encourages all people, women and men, to participate in democratic dialogue about our future.


Mendocino Women’s Political Coalition.

To educate and unite women to take action against sexism, sexual harassment, racism, institutional violence, and poverty, by building an organization for fair representation and active participation of women at all levels of government.

Penn State

New Pennsylvania State Library
Among Penn State’s University Libraries’ resources supporting women’s studies is A Matter of Simple Justice: The Untold Story of Barbara Hackman Franklin and A Few Good Women, now in paperback. http://afgw.libraries.psu.edu/


Penny Colman: I’m a partner because of my gratitude for the groundbreaking work of the National Women’s History Project and the steadfast and inspiring leadership of co-founder Molly Murphy MacGregor.  www.pennycolman.com

Poetry Matters logo Poetry Matters

To increase the awareness, interaction and participation of poets  and poetry with the public at large. This is done to enhance the contribution of poetry in all aspects of contemporary society.

 www.poetrymattersproject.org  /poetrymatterscelebration

power POWER
A coalition of women leaders who believe that learning about women’s history will empower us to move forward.
obar Richard Obar: I wish to commend the NWHP for the rich resources it offered me both in my History classes and later as an administrator. I was able to better promote the contributions of women. Congratulations on your 35th anniversary.  


The Schlesinger Library of the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study holds the finest collection of resources for research on the history of women in America. All researchers are welcome to use the collection. www.radcliffe.harvard.edu/schlesinger-library

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The Section for Women in Public Administration (SWPA)

SWPA promotes the participation and recognition of women at all levels and areas of the public sector. SWPA offers its members numerous benefits, including: leadership; visibility and participation; professional development; networking; scholarships; research and advocacy; and the SWPA National Awards Program. http://www.aspaonline.org/swpa/


Sewall-Belmont House and Museum

Sewall-Belmont House and Museum explores the evolving role of women and their contributions to society through the continuing, and often untold, story of women’s pursuits for

sonomacnty1 Sonoma County’s National Organization for Women is dedicated to its multi-issue and multi-strategy approach to women’s rights. www.now.org  
Technical Women's Organization Technical Women’s Organizations

is an association of diverse, creative and talented professionals committed to increasing the number of technically qualified women in the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).  http://technicalwomen.org/

tenn womens suffrage Tennessee Woman Suffrage Monument  is a statewide grassroots organization to memorialize the work done by Tennessee suffragists to secure ratification of the 19th Amendment by erecting a monument in the capital city of Nashville.  http://tnsuffragemonument.org/the-yellow-rose-society/  

Supported by Tobi

Tobi is an online only women’s clothing shop. We’re passionate about gender equality and are happy to support women everywhere, starting with recognizing past accomplishments and pushing for awareness with future endeavors.  http://www.tobi.com



Turning Point Suffragist Memorial Association


To memorialize the suffragists whose harsh imprisonment at the Occoquan Workhouse served as a turning point for the recognition of a woman’s right to vote; and to educate, inspire, and empower present and future generations. 

Vision 2020 Vision 20/20  mission is to achieve women’s economic and social equality by the year 2020, the 100th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment that granted women the right to vote.  http://drexel.edu/vision2020/  

 Wild West Women/ Ishtar/

Wild West Women/ Ishtar/

Our primary goal is to increase public awareness of women’s achievements and their roles in history and to provide positive public images of women and girls.

womenlawyers Women Lawyer of Pasco 
The mission of the Women Lawyers of Pasco is to actively promote and recognize the leadership roles of its members in the legal profession, judiciary and community at large. To achieve this goal, Women Lawyers of Pasco will provide support and networking for women in the legal community, promote the professional image of women lawyers and encourage camaraderie, integrity, honor and courtesy within our profession and our community. http://www.mywlp.org/


Women On 20s mission is to engage the American public in voting for a notable American woman to create a powerful mandate that puts American women on our paper money.  www.womenon20s.org


Women’s Equality Day x 365  works  to further equality for women every day of the year through education, networking and support.  https://www.facebook.com/WEDX365 

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Workhouse Prison Museum celebrates its significance as the location at which 72 suffragists from the National Women’s Party (NWP) were imprisoned in 1917.  Many historians view this incarceration as the turning point at which public opinion dramatically changed in favor of women’s right to vote. http://www.workhousemuseums.org