The Valley Women’s Club of San Lorenzo Valley

Senator Boxer & Others Introduce International Violence Against Women Act (IVAWA)

From U.S.Senator Barbara Boxers recent News email: Dear Friend: The recent kidnapping of more than 200 Nigerian school girls underscores the horrific violence that too many women and girls face every day. That’s why this week I joined with a bipartisan group of colleagues to introduce the International Violence Against Women Act (IVAWA), legislation that

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VWC’s New STEM Scholarship

By Sheila DeLany, Chair Thanks to VWC member, Sue Tarjen, a special, stand-alone scholarship for a young woman going into a STEM field (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) has been created by the Valley Women’s Club for this year. Sue is executrix of the estate of her dear friend, Deborah Ann Albright. In her friend’s

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Isadora Duncan Program a Hit

Lois Flood Will Return to Give Workshop The Women’s Issues Committee’s program on the life and times of Isadora Duncan, Icon of Freedom for Women, at Park Hall on January 19th, was an exciting and innovative program. Lois Flood provided an intimate portrait of Isadora as a woman, an innovator, an artist, a woman, a

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One Billion Rising Returns

One Billion Rising is a global event aimed at ending violence against women. One in three women on the planet will be raped or beaten in her lifetime. That makes one billion women. We can all help reduce this terrible statistic. You are invited to join the VWC’s Women’s Issues Committee at the Santa Cruz

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