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2014 CEDAW Women's Human Rights Awards

2014 Tea & Conversation with SF First Lady Anita Lee, Noosheen Hashemi and Mothers & Daughters Together


2014 Women's History Month - March 25



2014 Women's History Month - March 4

UPCOMING EVENTS

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Congratulations to the 2014 CEDAW Women's Human Rights Awardees!


Alecia A. DeCoudreaux, President, Mills College: Education Award

AT&T / Ken McNeely, President - California: Corporate Award

Becca Prowda, Senior Manager, Corporate Affairs, Levi Strauss: Global/Sustainability Award

Catherine Dodd, Ph.D., Director, San Francisco Health Service System: Government Award

Elizabeth Aguilar Tarchi, Assistant District Attorney, City and County of San Francisco: Claire Joyce Tempongko Memorial Award

Nancy Milliken, M.D., Director, UCSF National Center of Excellence in Women's Health: Health Award

Regina K. Scully, Founder, Artemis Rising: Arts/Media Award

Rita R. Semel, Founder, Interfaith Council: Community Building Award

Soon-Young Yoon, Chair, NGO Committee on the Status of Women, New York: International Comity Award

Hon. Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye, Chief Justice, Supreme Court of California: Law Award


Congratulations to the 2014 Women's History Month Honorees

Megan Agee
Honored by Supervisor Katy Tang (D4)

Lynne Benioff
Honored by Mayor Edwin M. Lee

Tonya Chaffee, MD, MPH
Honored by District Attorney George Gascón

Dr. Susan Desmond-Hellman
Honored by Mayor Edwin M. Lee

Kristie Fairchild
Honored by President David Chiu (D3)

Kate Favetti
Honored by Supervisor Norman Yee (D7)

Reverend Glenda Hope
Honored by Supervisor John Avalos (D11)

Gum Gum Lee
Honored by Supervisor Jane Kim (D6

Olga Miranda
Honored by Supervisor Malia Cohen (D10)

Sandy Mori
Honored by Supervisor London Breed (D5)

Susan Celia Swan
Honored by Mayor Edwin M. Lee

Laura Thomas
Honored by Supervisor Scott Wiener (D8)

Robyn Thomas
Honored by Supervisor Mark Farrell (D2)

Sheila Tully
Honored by Supervisor Eric Mar (D1)

Adrienne Verrilli
Honored by Supervisor David Campos (D9)


Congratulations to the 2013 CEDAW Women's Human Rights Awardees!

Akiko Yamazaki, President of the Foundation & Vice Chair of the Commission, Asian Art Museum of San Francisco: Philanthropy Award

General Antonio Taguba (Ret), U.S. Army; US Department of Justice Task Force on Children Exposed to Violence; Chairman, Pan Pacific American Leaders and Mentors (PPALM): Government Award

Brenda Wright, Senior Vice President & Manager, Community Relations West, Wells Fargo Bank: Economic Empowerment Award

Caryl Ito, Bozeman & Associates: Legacy Award

Cassie Doyle, Consul General, Consulate General of Canada of San Francisco: International Comity Award

Elmy Bermejo, Director of Intergovernmental Affairs, U.S. Department of Labor: Labor Award

Louise Renne, Esq., Partner, Renne, Sloan, Holtzman & Sakai: Law Award

Marilyn Fowler, CEO, Women’s Intercultural Network: Community Building Award

Paul Henderson, Deputy Chief of Staff for Public Safety, Mayor Ed Lee’s Office: Violence Prevention Award

Susan Swan, Executive Director, V-Day: Leadership Award

Twitter, Corporate Award received by Adam Messinger, Chief Technology Officer


One Billion Rising–San Francisco City Hall

Find out how you can join at www.OneBillionRisingSF.org.


Check out photos from the awesome rising at San Francsico City Hall -- https://www.facebook.com/OneBillionRisingSF/photos_albums

Watch the streaming video from One Billion Rising-San Francisco City Hall on February 14, 2013.



Watch the GABRIELA USA flash mob rising on February 14, 2013.




One Billion Rising (Short Film) from V-Day Until the Violence Stops on Vimeo.





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