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The Riveter (The Riveter Capitol Hill, Seattle)
1517 12th Avenue Suite 100, Seattle, Washington 98122
Are you concerned about homelessness in our community and want to to help?
If so, then please join the Seattle Women’s Commission for an engaging evening with experts on this crisis. Learn about the issues from experts across sectors and with personal lived experience. Explore ways you can get involved and help people out of homelessness. There will be excellent speakers, lots of inspiration, and some light refreshments!
Panelists & Speakers include:
Rep. Nicole Macri, Representative of the 43rd Legislative District and Deputy Director for the Downtown Emergency Service Center (DESC)
Cheryl Sesnon, Executive Director of Jubilee Women’s Center
Nikki Gane, Founder and Director of Dignity for Divas
Sierra Philips, Network Representative for the Mockingbird Society
Josephine Ensign, UW Professor and coordinator for the Doorway Project, author of «Catching Homelessness: A Nurse’s Story of Falling Through the Safety Net»
...and others coming soon!
Discussion will be moderated by Seattle Times reporter Vianna Davila from the Project Homelessness series.
About the Seattle Women's Commission
The Seattle Women's Commission is one of the five civil rights boards that advise the Mayor, City Council and city departments on issues that impact the women of Seattle. The Commission identifies areas of concern and recommends policy and legislation, provides feedback and opinion on issues of city and state budget, and acts as a liaison between the women of Seattle and City government.
The event is free. Please register as space is limited.