An open discussion on the challenges and hurdles that women in elected office and women running for elected office face.
Please join us on Tuesday, September 14th at 6:00 p.m. for an evening dedicated to women elected officials, candidates and voting in our own self interest as women in Jersey City.
The meeting is at the beautiful Dvora Rooftop. Light refreshments will be served.
Space is limited. Registration is free.
At this event we will have an open discussion on the challenges and hurdles that women in elected office and women running for elected office endure. We will also shed light on the need to advance women-centric policies in order for women and girls to have impactful representation and advancement in Jersey City as we lobby for the creation on the Commission on the Status of Women and Girls.
The panel includes women running in the November 2nd election:
Madam Council President Joyce Watterman (Incumbent: At- Large)
Hudson County Democratic Organization Chair Amy DeGise (Candidate: At-Large)
Councilwoman Denise Ridley (Incumbent: Ward A)
Councilwoman Mira Prinz-Arey (Incumbent: Ward B )
JCBOE Trustee Gina Verdibello (Jersey City Board of Education)
Council Candidate Danielle Freire (Candidate: Ward D)
Council Candidate June Jones (Candidate: At-Large)
Former Candidate Moriah Kinberg (Ward D)
…and many more.