Join the American Association of University Women of Missouri, with the mission of advancing equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy and research, and make plans to attend its 29th Annual Equality Day Brunch on Aug.20, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Clayton Plaza Hotel, 7750 Carondelet Ave., Clayton. The registration deadline is Aug. 15.
Embrace new skills or brush up your current skill set at Hello Hackathon on Aug. 13, 8 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. at the Delmar Mentor Center, 4811 Delmar Blvd., St. Louis. Prosper Women Entrepreneurs, along with partners GlobalHack and CodeLaunch, present the one-day event sure to broaden your knowledge base and enhance your technological comfort level. Visit the site for further details.
Explore “What’s the Net Worth of Your Networking” with the Women's Network of the Columbia Chamber of Commerce on Aug. 18. Co-sponsored with the Columbia Area Career Center and RE/MAX Boone Realty, the luncheon kicks off at 11:30 a.m. at the Peachtree Catering and Banquet Center, 120 East Nifong Blvd., Columbia. Online registration is $15 for members and $18 for guests until Aug. 16. Cost after the registration deadline at the door will be $18 for members and $21 for guests. Contact Kristen by email before Aug. 16 with any dietary needs you may have, or call 573-817-9119 for further event information.
Listen on Saturdays from 3-4 p.m. to Every Woman, a weekly radio show on KKFI Community Radio at 90.1 FM, produced and hosted by Sharon Lockhart. The program highlights the challenges women and their families face in their lives and is an outlet to encourage action to change and improve women’s lives. For more information, call 816-931-3122.
Discuss women's political issues with members of the Greater Kansas City Women's Political Caucus on the fourth Thursday of every month at All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church, 4501 Walnut St., Kansas City. Networking begins at 5:30 p.m., followed by the membership meeting with program at 6 p.m. More information at [email protected].
Learn more about The Women's Foundation of Greater Kansas City’s efforts to foster leadership and philanthropic skills in area teen women. For additional details about the Girls Leadership Program or upcoming events, visit the WFGKC website.
Visit the Bonniebrook Gallery, Museum and Homestead at 485 Rose O'Neill Rd., Walnut Shade, to learn more about Rose O'Neill, an illustrator, cartoonist, artist, author, activist, and creator of the Kewpie dolls, popular in the early 1900's. O'Neill was frequently in attendance at suffrage parades and often found that her artistic fame came in handy in drawing attention to the unfair treatment of women and minorities. For more information, call 417-561-1509 or visit the site.
Missouri Commission on Human Rights
3315 W. Truman Blvd., Rm 212
P.O. Box 1129
Jefferson City, MO 65102-1129
Toll-Free Complaint Hotline: 1-877-781-4236
Relay Missouri: 711
Relay Missouri: 1-800-735-2966 (TDD)
Fax: 573-751-2905 [email protected]