2011 Partners

2011 National Women’s History Project Partners

Our 2011 Partners represent a wide-range of organization local and national. Please visit their websites to learn about the programs and events that each are doing.

Our 2011 Partners are making women’s history come alive in their communities, their organizations, and throughout the nation.


1816 Farmington Quaker Meetinghouse

Farmington, Ontario County, New York. Historic National Center for Women’s Rights, Native American Rights, African American Rights, and the Underground Railroad.


AAUW – California

California  AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research.



Alaska Women’s Network http//www.alaskawomensnetwork.org

The purpose of the Alaska Women’s Network is to empower Alaskan women through the sharing of information, education and support, and through
encouraging the development of skills which will enable women to assume leadership roles in building a better world.


Alice Paul Institute

Alice Paul Mission Statement: Persevering Her
Legacy to Develop Future Leaders
Congratulations to Alice Paul Institute: 25
Years of Legacy and Leadership.


American Association of University Women

AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, and research. By joining AAUW, you belong to a community that breaks through educational and economic barriers so that all women have a fair chance.



American Labor Museum

American Labor Museum advances public understanding of the history of work, workers and the labor movement throughout the world, with special attention to the ethnicity and immigrant experience of workers.



American Legion Aux. Unit 237, AL

Our mission is to support veterans, their families, and the community, state and nation”.  We help educate children, help veterans families, help in the community with charity functions, and just about anything “charitable or educational” that we are asked to participate with.  The prime function is support to veterans.



Annie Appleseed Project http://www.annieappleseedproject.org

Annie Apple Seed Project provides information, education and advocacy for people with cancer, family and friends, especially about natural, complementary/alternative and integrative cancer therapies.



Archetypal Images LLC http://www.breakingthroughtheclouds.com/

Archetypal Images, LLC: mission is to provide role models to others through story telling so that they can see by example, how to follow one’s own passion and succeed.


Bonniebrook Historical Society http://www.roseoneill.org/bhssupport.htm

Bonniebrook Historical Society collects, preserves, and makes available for educational and historical purposes artifacts, documents, personal items, and any works or items directly relating to the history and life of Rose O’Neill.


Booz Allen Hamilton Women’s Forum http://www.boozallen.com/about/diversity-inclusion/diversity-forums/womens-forum

Booz Allen Hamilton Women’s Forum’s mission is to engage, enrich, and empower all employees of Booz Allen by fostering professional advancement, enabling forum members to become more successful.


Boston Women’s Heritage Trail

Boston Women’s Heritage Trail tells the diverse and remarkable stories of some of Boston’s female patriots, intellectuals, abolitionists, suffragists, artists and writers
spanning four centuries, and forever weaves Boston women back into the fabric of the “city upon a hill.”




Business and Professional Women (BPW) of Washington State

Business and Professional Women (BPW) of Washington State works to achieve workplace equity for all women through advocacy, education and information.


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.



Carol D. Norberg

After 40 years of activism, I still cling to Susan B. Anthony’s words, “When women work together,  nothing is impossible.”



Diana Carpenter-Madoshi

Women’s Right  Activist, CAWA, Co-Chair California Women Centennial 1911-2011.


Elizabeth Cady Stanton Women’s Consortium http://www.elizabethcadystanton

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


Federal Employed Women

Federally Employed Women (FEW) is a private membership organization working as an advocacy group to improve the status of women employed by the Federal government and by District of Columbia government.


Friends of Susan B. Anthony

Our mission is to continue the remembrance of a remarkable woman, Susan B. Anthony, her colleagues and the spirit of their time. Each year we honor a local woman who supports full enfranchisement of women and minorities and equal rights for all citizens.



Gather the Women Global Matrix http://www.gatherthewomen.org

Linked globally by our interactive website, we invite women to demonstrate their courage to risk leaving old conformities by joining with millions of others throughout the world to celebrate women’s true worth, to express shared concern for our human family.


General Federation of Women’s Clubs http://www.gfwc.org/gfwc/

Founded in 1890, the General Federation of Women’s Clubs is an international women’s organization dedicated to community improvement by enhancing the lives of others through volunteer service.



Girl Future

Our mission is to educate and empower girls ages 9 – 15 to set goals, think for themselves, and develop high self-esteem by introducing them to real and positive role models that they can emulate to achieve truly successful, independent lives.


Harlow Girls PPF

Harlow Girls is a small, multigenerational philanthropic foundation dedicated to promoting and supporting activism in social justice and eco-literacy.



Bring women’s history alive online — The HerStory Scrapbook includes more than 900 fascinating articles, letters, and editorials, published by The New York Times from 1917 to 1920, about the women who were fighting for, and against, the right to vote.


The International Women’s Day Committee of Northern Nevada

The International Women’s Day Committee of Northern Nevada coordinates events to celebrate, honor, support and encourage ordinary women who have played an extraordinary role in the history of their nation, state, and community and raises awareness, unites, networks, and mobilizes for gender equality and reform.



Jewish Women’s Archive

Jewish Women’s Archive (JWA)’s mission is to uncover, chronicle, and transmit to a broad public the rich history of American Jewish women by disseminating educational materials, developing partnerships, and maintaining an innovative website.


Kate Campbell Stevenson

A one-woman show that brings to life diverse historical women role models with “can do” attitudes through song, monologue, and movement. Women: Back to the Future provides inspiration to overcome today’s obstacles and develop tomorrow’s possibilities.




LWV Larimer County, CO

The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political organization, encourages the informed and active participation of citizens in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.


LWV Montgomery County, MD http://www.mont.lwvmd.org

The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political organization, encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.





Mahogany Scholarship Heritage Foundation http://www.mahoganyheritage.org/

Our mission is to Promote Education, Celebrate Black Heritage, Honor Achievement of Great Leaders Past & Present, Present ongoing Women’s Unity Forums promoting unity between all races and Empower Youth for Leadership and Excellence.


Maryland Women’s Heritage Center http://www.mdwomensheritagecenter.org

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.




Matilda Joslyn Gage Foundation http://www.matildajoslyngage.org/

Matilda Joslyn Gage Foundation is dedicated to educating current and future generations about Gage’s work and its power to drive contemporary social change.



Maud Powell Society http://www.maudpowell.org

The Maud Powell Society is writing women back into music history through its online magazine Signature, Women in Music, featuring the achievements of women in classical music, past and present — an international educational resource.




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.



National Women’s Political Caucus of Mendocino County

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.





Rensselaer County Historical Society

Celebrating 25 years of advancing equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy and research.


Russell Sage College http://www.sage.edu/centers/upton/

The Helen M. Upton Center was founded in 1990 to be the intellectual and community focus for Women’s Studies and women’s issues at Russell Sage College. The Center oversees the interdisciplinary Women’s Studies Minor…


Ruthe Winegarten Memorial Foundation

Our mission is to encourage the study of women in Texas history in order to carry on the legacy of Ruthe Winegarten, and to foster independent scholarship in Texas women’s history, particularly in the next generation of students.




Santa Rosa AAUW

Celebrating 25 years of advancing equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy and research.


Sisters in the Building Trades http://www.sistersinthebuildingtrades.org

Sisters in the Building Trades’ mission is to expand a network of active women that will affirm building trades sisters as a positive and growing part of the construction workforce.




Southern Nevada Women’s History Project

Southern Nevada Women’s History Project is a on-profit educational organization committed to recognizing the diverse and significant accomplishment of Nevada women, by providing information, educational materials and programs to the general public.


Southwestern Community College http://www.swccd.edu/

Founded in 1961, Southwestern College is one of 112 public community colleges in the state of California and the only institute of higher education located in the southern portion of San Diego County..



Trumbulll County Women’s History Dinner Committee

Trumbull County Women’s History Dinner Committee’s purpose is to empower, educate, entertain, honor and celebrate the rich history of women by uniting the community to acknowledge the contributions of woman.



Western Illinois University Women’s Center http://wc.wiu.edu

For 25 years the Western Illinois University Women’s Center’s has promoted gender equity through education, support and advocacy and to respond to issues affecting the status of female students, faculty and staff on campus, as well as women in the community and in society.





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. To help fulfill these goals a film to celebrating 100th anniversary of California Women’s Suffrage will be completed in 2011.



Women’s History Museum of California http://www.whmec.org/

“WOMEN’S MUSEUM OF CALIFORNIA”…preserving the past, inspiring the future