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Women Stand Up is a local group to promote political action with a united message, women’s rights are human rights.

Women’s Summit Napa Valley – August 4th

Women’s Summit Napa Valley
Date: Saturday, August 4, 2018
Site: Charles Krug Winery – St Helena CA
Time: 9:00 to 3:00 p.m.

Our goal is to engage, educate and encourage women
to find confidence in their voices and to take action steps
to address issues locally and nationally.

9:00 Registration – Coffee/Tea available – Booths open
9:30 Welcome & Overview of the day
9:40 Morning Keynote – Representative Jackie Speier – Author of H.R. 4396 – #MeToo Congress Act.
“Zero tolerance is meaningless unless it is backed up with enforcement and accountability,” said Rep.
Jackie Speier, D-Calif.
10:20 Q & A
10:30 County Supervisor Diane Dillon – Advocating for Issues (Local/State/National). Six key points to
effectively champion on behalf of proposed legislation.
10: 50 Q & A
11:00 Former Supt. of Public Schools CA Delaine Eastin – Educational Empowerment
Key to success are the enrichment of the learning environment & increasing educational opportunity.
11:40 Q & A
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch & Booths Open
1:00 Update from Students for Change – St Helena High School
(formed after Parkland shooting)
1:15 Activism through Art – NATURAL SHOCKS by playwright Lauren Gunderson.
Encouraging a national campaign of theater activism against gun violence. Lauren states “We are the
undeniable force of nature that will light up this darkness and change it forever.”
2:20 Panel Discussion
2:30 Afternoon Speaker
3:00 Conclusion & Action Steps

Booths – highlight an issue(s) and offer attendees an opportunity to take action and make their voicesheard – American Association of University Women; League of Women Voters; Napa Valley College;
Soroptimist; Girls on the Run, Mom’ Demand Action and others.

**Tickets go on sale June 20th and can be purchased at

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Welcome Women Stand Up – St Helena!

Organization Purpose:
Women Stand Up is a local group to promote political action with a united message, women’s rights are human rights.

Community Served:
St Helena, Calistoga, Pope Valley & Angwin

Facebook:  Women Stand Up – St. Helena

Beth Lincoln
Mary Burton

Regularly Scheduled Events:
Monthly Meetings

If you have any questions or comments email

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