Do you want to take your WILPF membership to another level? Consider applying for either of the two interim board positions: Personnel Chair and Program Chair. We need enthusiastic, active members to serve on the board and help lead our organization.
The 2017 deadlines for minigrant applications will be February 15, June 1, and October 1. Guidelines and application forms for these grants, up to $2,500, are available on line.
In Tucson, Jenise Porter, Lee Stanfield (Raging Granny), and other WILPF members took part in organizing a Save Medicare/Health Care for All event with a coalition of groups.
Maine Branch member Jean Sanborn writes in her local paper about the urgency of protecting human rights and the work of peace.
Three WILPF members report on how women, communities, and peace activists in different parts of the US are responding to post-election concerns.
2017 – Time to rise up and build the “movement of movements” we’ve dreamed of and talked about. Join the January 12 ONE WILPF Call to continue planning the WILPF US Solidarity Event. When we stand together we WIN!
Many WILPF members in Monterey County, CA were actively involved in helping to pass a local ballot measure banning fracking and other damaging drilling-related practices in the county.
Participate in the January ONE WILPF Call and hear from Margaret Flowers of Popular Resistance; raise your voice by casting your vote for the April Solidarity Event; and toast the new year with “a cup of coffee.