PROGRAMS & INITIATIVES
American Heart Month (February)
Go Red for Women Programs:
Raises awareness that heart disease is the leading cause of death among women, particularly African American women
Provides women with information on health maintenance/disease prevention
Encourages women to become advocates for their own health and the health of their families, friends, associates, and communities at large
Women’s History Month (March)
Women’s History Month honors and celebrates the histories and struggles of women in our
society and recognizes the contributions and achievements of women who blazed trails for equality.
Women’s Equality Day (August)
Commemorates the passage of the 19th Amendment granting women the right to vote and calls attention to women’s continuing efforts toward full equality.
Arts & Culture Events, Poetry Readings, Book Signings, Art Exhibits, Storytelling, and etc.