Walk in Her Shoes

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Walk in Her Shoes - January 2017

Millions of people are engaged and motivated to empower women and girls.  Join us to celebrate our core common values, our commitment to create a better world and to remind ourselves to Walk In Her Shoes.  Spread the word that we will host a warm meeting spot and nursing station at the Women's March in Washington DC at the Holiday Inn at 550 C St SW - just three blocks from the start of the march. Stop by anytime between 8:30am-2:30pm on January 21.

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Why 'Walk in Her Shoes' in 2017?

CARE Action! and CARE seek to create dialogue and space for supporters and partners to meet and think about how we continue to promote women’s and girls’ empowerment in the new session of Congress, the Trump Administration and across civil society during a 16 day campaign, called Walk in Her Shoes, from January 10-26th

Upcoming Events

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Jan 20 2017
Busboys and Poets in Takoma Park, Nicolas Guillen Room

Join David Ray from CARE and Catherine King from the Global Fund for Women and the Global Co-Coordinators of the Women's March in Washington Breanne Butler and Evvie Harmon for a discussion on the...

Women's March on Washington Warming Station Inauguration Parade
Jan 20 2017
Cafe Soleil, 839 17th St NW, Washington, DC 20006

If you’re in D.C for the Inauguration Parade on Friday afternoon and need somewhere to charge your phone, take a break, nurse your baby or just hang out – we’re here for you! CARE is hosting a...

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Jan 21 2017
Holiday Inn Capitol, Congressional II room

CARE will host a warming station, a mother's room for nursing and a press desk for journalists needing to file stories. Come by, say hello and tell us why you are marching!

The room is...

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