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Women in History Month Event Calendar

Women in History Month Event Calendar

March is Women's History Month and there will be events all across Buffalo and Erie County throughout the month of March. The attached calendar lists all the events, locations and important details regarding each event.

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Wednesday, February 22, 2017/Author: Renee Cerullo/Number of views (381)/Comments (0)/
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From Whence We Have Come... Financially Speaking

From Whence We Have Come... Financially Speaking

by Claire Knowles

It hasn’t been that long since a woman has been able to have her own credit card. The Equal Credit Opportunity Act of 1974 granted a woman the right to have a credit card in her own name – which translated into an unprecedented degree of independence for women. Feminists and advocates for women’s equal rights, including New York State Women, Inc., fought hard for this basic right – enabling women’s financial freedom.

Friday, January 27, 2017/Author: Renee Cerullo/Number of views (344)/Comments (0)/
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Annn-Marie T. Orlowski - January 2017 Women in Leadership Honoree

Annn-Marie T. Orlowski - January 2017 Women in Leadership Honoree

Our January 2017 “Woman in Leadership is Ann-Marie Orlowski, the new CEO of Cradle Beach. Ann-Marie, a Lancaster resident, has 25 years of experience working in child welfare.

Monday, January 23, 2017/Author: Renee Cerullo/Number of views (395)/Comments (0)/
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Lisa Booz - December 2016 Women in Leadership Honoree

Lisa Booz - December 2016 Women in Leadership Honoree

Lisa Booz is regional director of Camp Good Days and Special Times. She says, “We have a couple of mottos here: ‘Camp Good Days: where courage has no boundaries’ and ‘giving back the childhood that cancer took away.’ We live these sayings daily – doing whatever it takes to get the kids to laugh.”

Thursday, December 22, 2016/Author: Renee Cerullo/Number of views (362)/Comments (0)/
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Sheila L. Brown - November 2016 Women in Leadership Honoree

Sheila L. Brown - November 2016 Women in Leadership Honoree

Sheila L. Brown is a multi-tasker supreme: she’s CEO of Vision Multi-Media and the owner of WUFO 1080 AM radio, and most recently she’s added author to her responsibilities. In 2015, Brown released her first book, “29 Years of Preparation.”

Saturday, December 03, 2016/Author: Renee Cerullo/Number of views (486)/Comments (0)/
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Christine E.B. Howard - October 2016 Women in Leadership Honoree

Christine E.B. Howard - October 2016 Women in Leadership Honoree

Christine E.B. Howard has been honored as a “Woman in Leadership” in October by the Buffalo Niagara Chapter of New York State Women, Inc. This program recognizes Western New York women who exhibit leadership, enterprise, and excellence in their business or profession while giving back to the community.

Sunday, October 23, 2016/Author: Renee Cerullo/Number of views (623)/Comments (0)/
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Linda Pellegrino - September 2016 Women in Leadership Honoree

Linda Pellegrino - September 2016 Women in Leadership Honoree

Linda Pellegrino has been the host of AM Buffalo weekdays at 10:00 AM for over 20 years, conducting thousands of live interviews with personalities ranging from the biggest Hollywood stars to British royalty.

Friday, September 30, 2016/Author: Renee Cerullo/Number of views (500)/Comments (0)/
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Franchelle Hart - August 2016 Women in Leadership Honoree

Franchelle Hart - August 2016 Women in Leadership Honoree

Franchelle C. Hart was born and raised in Niagara Falls, N.Y. From a very early age, Hart credits her great-grandparents for instilling the importance of hard work, the love of God and the love of humanity in her. Hart attended Buffalo State College, where she majored in Political Science and African-American Studies.

Tuesday, August 16, 2016/Author: Renee Cerullo/Number of views (1299)/Comments (0)/
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History in the Making - Hillary Clinton's Historic Nomination

History in the Making - Hillary Clinton's Historic Nomination

Written by Pauline W. Hoffmann, Ph.D.

Hillary Clinton’s historic nomination by a major political party as a candidate for president of the United States put more cracks in the proverbial glass ceiling but notice that the ceiling has not come crashing down.

Sunday, July 31, 2016/Author: Renee Cerullo/Number of views (560)/Comments (0)/
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Catherine Linder Spencer - July 2016 Women in Leadership Honoree

Catherine Linder Spencer - July 2016 Women in Leadership Honoree

Catherine Linder Spencer is an award winning Buffalo born and Buffalo-based artist. Catherine’s work has been exhibited widely in museums and galleries throughout Western New York including the Albright Knox Art Gallery, Burchfield-Penney Art Center, and The Castellani Art Museum and in major cities throughout the U.S.

Thursday, July 14, 2016/Author: Renee Cerullo/Number of views (734)/Comments (0)/
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