WF Community Talk Backs for 2018

Building on the momentum of the series presented from January to June of 2017, these Talk Backs will be dynamic and engaging. For decades, the Women’s Fund and others like us, have been challenging the gender norms that allow the abuse of power toward women.

January 30, 2018 — Sexual Harassment and Power
Collaborators: Professional Dimensions, TEMPO Milwaukee,
Women’s Philanthropy Milwaukee Jewish Federation

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WF Community Talk Backs 2017

In 2017, six such events occurred from January to June. Our Community Talk Backs assembled diverse groups of people and facilitated intergenerational conversation about relevant topics to advancing equity for women.

January 24, 2017
March on Washington, An Experience to Share
Partner: PEARLS for Teen Girls
Held at Quarles & Brady
February 28, 2017
Hidden Figures of MKE
Partner: St. Joan Antida High School
Hosted by MSOE University
March 21, 2017
“Grounded” Milwaukee Repertory Theater
Sponsored by Johnson Financial
April 28, 2017
In Honor of Denim Day: Emily’s Report,
   A Sexual Assault Survivor on Her Healing Journey
Partner: Sojourner
Held at Family Peace Center
May 18, 2017
When Everything Changed,
   The Amazing History of American Women from 1960 – Present
Held at Woman’s Club of Wisconsin
June 23, 2017
Title IX, the 45th Anniversary
Held at Marquette University
Paul Anderson
Nicki Barnes
Corry Jo Biddle
Amanda Braun
Ethel Davenport, MSN-HCSM, RN
Linda Gorens-Levey
Christine Grota

Panelists and Facilitators

Margaret Henningsen
Bernell Hooker
Mary Pat Jacoby
Sangita Kasturi
Honorable Joan Kessler
LaTasha Langdon
Kim Marotta
AlKatrine Patterson Iyasele
Carmen Pitre
Setirah
Dr. Mary Spencer, RN, MSN
Sheila Washburn
Emily Wright