Women’s Advocacy  Katherine Allenbach   Caroline Cassard      Kelly Marsh      Mae Huber
Political
Nancy Pelosi     • First female Speaker       of the House     • First woman elected       to lead a major party       in ...
Nancy Pelosi supports… Programs about violence against women    Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)    International Viol...
Lisa Madigan The first female Attorney General of Illinois. Advocates for women being domestically abused
Although Nikki Haley is pro-life, she supports abortion in thecases where it is necessary to protect a young mother’s life.
Corporations
Bobbi Brown Dress for Success                 • Provides women                   searching for                   careers ...
“Since 1997, Dress for Success hasserved more than 550,000 women        around the world.”
Bobbi Brown andemployees give careeradvice; they teachseminars about thebusiness of cosmetology.
Dove to helping girls/women realize their beauty Dedicated   True Beauty   Real Beauty   Movement for Self-Esteem Wor...
Dove Videos • Today’s Girl • Dove: Real Beauty
Advocating for Change Diversity and Inclusion Global Women’s Leadership Council Supported a Nike Women’s Marathon    T...
Real GLAMOUR                               "Who says supermodels have to be                             superthin? There’s...
Revlon Run/Walk for                                     National BreastWomen                      Look Good…Feel Better   ...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RC6ZwphmGIY&feature=channel_video_title
Avon  Breast cancer          Speak out against  Crusade & Walk for     Domestic violence  Breast Cancer             Launch...
Avon       http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H5G-       6ml81Yo&feature=player_embedded#!
Youth
Tanning• 40/50 states have restrictive laws on tanning  – 16 states under 18 years old  – 6 states under 16  – 2 states un...
 A Non-profit organization Organization to help girls become “strong, smart, and bold” Has programs to help girls learn...
Girls Inc. Bill of Rights
Girls Inc. Tips on how to overcomeStereotypes.1. Tell a girl shes great because of what she does and not   because of how ...
Girls on the Run Program in 176 cities in N. America Combines training for a 5K with confidence + self-  awareness lessons
GotR Key Words for Core ValuesEmpowerment           Responsibility    Intentionality    DiversityConnectedness         Joy...
Molly Baker, Founder
Girl ScoutsIn GovernmentTheir advocacyefforts help show              Leadership and Self-esteemlawmakers that they        ...
Do you think that organizations like this arepowerful enough to change women’s view ofwomen? What can you contribute to im...
Sources• http://pelosi.house.gov/special-  issues/women.shtml• http://www.aimatmelanoma.org/aim-for-a-  cure/legislative-a...
• http://www.whatisworking.com/2010_11_16_  archive.html• http://www.nikkihaley.com/issues/right-to-life• http://www.bobbi...
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Womens advocacy

  1. 1. Women’s Advocacy Katherine Allenbach Caroline Cassard Kelly Marsh Mae Huber
  2. 2. Political
  3. 3. Nancy Pelosi • First female Speaker of the House • First woman elected to lead a major party in Congress – Led Democratic party to gain house majority
  4. 4. Nancy Pelosi supports… Programs about violence against women  Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)  International Violence Against Women Act Women receiving equal pay  Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
  5. 5. Lisa Madigan The first female Attorney General of Illinois. Advocates for women being domestically abused
  6. 6. Although Nikki Haley is pro-life, she supports abortion in thecases where it is necessary to protect a young mother’s life.
  7. 7. Corporations
  8. 8. Bobbi Brown Dress for Success • Provides women searching for careers with modern, profession al apparel/makeup • Bobbi Brown artists teach tutorials and supply makeup packages
  9. 9. “Since 1997, Dress for Success hasserved more than 550,000 women around the world.”
  10. 10. Bobbi Brown andemployees give careeradvice; they teachseminars about thebusiness of cosmetology.
  11. 11. Dove to helping girls/women realize their beauty Dedicated  True Beauty  Real Beauty  Movement for Self-Esteem Work to help women understand that real women do not look like those in magazines
  12. 12. Dove Videos • Today’s Girl • Dove: Real Beauty
  13. 13. Advocating for Change Diversity and Inclusion Global Women’s Leadership Council Supported a Nike Women’s Marathon  To support women athletes
  14. 14. Real GLAMOUR "Who says supermodels have to be superthin? There’s a new definition of gorgeous—and you’re about to write it."Lizzie Miller the girl on page 194
  15. 15. Revlon Run/Walk for National BreastWomen Look Good…Feel Better Cancer Coalition Raised over $50 Helps cancer Lobby at million in the NY patients cope with national, stat and LA race for their appearance- e, and local cancer related side effects levels research, counselin regarding g, and outreach breast cancer programs research, diaRex Healthcare gnosis, and They raise money to support Rex’s Mobile treatment Mammography Unit They have screened more than 22,000 women in 10 counties in NC Raised thousands of dollars in the Revlon Charity Gold Tournament in NC every October
  16. 16. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RC6ZwphmGIY&feature=channel_video_title
  17. 17. Avon Breast cancer Speak out against Crusade & Walk for Domestic violence Breast Cancer Launched in 2004 Launched in 1992 to educate and and they have build awareness raised and of domestic donated over $740 violence million to breast cancer programs
  18. 18. Avon http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H5G- 6ml81Yo&feature=player_embedded#!
  19. 19. Youth
  20. 20. Tanning• 40/50 states have restrictive laws on tanning – 16 states under 18 years old – 6 states under 16 – 2 states under 15 – 16 states under 14• Parental consent• 10% tax
  21. 21.  A Non-profit organization Organization to help girls become “strong, smart, and bold” Has programs to help girls learn about basic life information
  22. 22. Girls Inc. Bill of Rights
  23. 23. Girls Inc. Tips on how to overcomeStereotypes.1. Tell a girl shes great because of what she does and not because of how she looks.2. Tell a girl its okay to brag about something shes good at.3. Tell a girl it isnt "yucky" to play in the mud, hold a snake, or get sweaty.4. Tell a girl its okay to get angry and to express it in a healthy way.
  24. 24. Girls on the Run Program in 176 cities in N. America Combines training for a 5K with confidence + self- awareness lessons
  25. 25. GotR Key Words for Core ValuesEmpowerment Responsibility Intentionality DiversityConnectedness Joy Optimism Gratitude Nurturing Healthy Open-hearted Compassion
  26. 26. Molly Baker, Founder
  27. 27. Girl ScoutsIn GovernmentTheir advocacyefforts help show Leadership and Self-esteemlawmakers that they They teach girls creativewant to work on decisions making skills andissues affecting girls team work It’s Your Healthy Media Commission Story, Tell It They have a “Watch What You Watch”. They Promotes self believe that with the increase in media, it esteem, creative would be beneficial to have positive expression, heal messages about girls and women. thy living, and media literacy in girls.
  28. 28. Do you think that organizations like this arepowerful enough to change women’s view ofwomen? What can you contribute to improve women’s self-esteem?
  29. 29. Sources• http://pelosi.house.gov/special- issues/women.shtml• http://www.aimatmelanoma.org/aim-for-a- cure/legislative-accomplishments-in- melanoma/tanning-restrictions-for- minors.html• http://www.womensconference.org/the- honorable-nancy-pelosi/• www.girlsinc-online.org/
  30. 30. • http://www.whatisworking.com/2010_11_16_ archive.html• http://www.nikkihaley.com/issues/right-to-life• http://www.bobbibrowncosmetics.com/cms/b obbi_buzz/bobbis_causes.tmpl?cm_sp=Gnav- _-BobbiBuzz-_-BobbisCauses• http://www.girlsinc.org/index.html• http://illinoisattorneygeneral.gov/women/ind ex.html

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