The National Votes for Women Trail (NVWT) is collecting sites from all over the U.S. to document the campaign for women’s suffrage that took place over more than seven decades. The NVWT intends to identify the many sites that were integral to the suffrage movement, and make them accessible on a mobile-friendly website that can be easily searched […]
Paving the Way for Tomorrow’s Leaders
A panel discussion with women in positions of leadership inspired tomorrow’s leaders.
Thursday, October 26, 2017, 5:30 – 7:45 pm, Worcester Historical Museum
In honor of Women’s Equality Day, the Zakim Bridge will shine purple, white and gold the night of August 26, 2017. Thank you to the Massachusetts Department of Transportation!
Dear Friend, One hundred years ago, Jeannette Rankin helped pave the way for all of us. In 1916, Rankin made history as the first woman elected to the U.S. Congress. In 1917, Rankin proposed the formation of a Congressional Committee on Women’s Suffrage, which ultimately called for a constitutional amendment on a woman’s right to […]
Boston Women’s March for America The WSCC was a proud Community Partner of the highly successful Boston Women’s March for America on January 21, 2017. Holding our signs high and wearing white scarves to honor the sister suffragists who came before us, we marched with more than 200,000 in Boston, and in solidarity with millions […]
At the Swan Boats, August 26