Jan Heineman Allen of NC NOW and Lillians List

Lifetime NOW member Jan Heineman Allen passed away on September 13, 2019. She joined NOW over 40 years ago to work for the Equal Rights Amendment, and went on to join the North Carolina NOW board and the NOW Political Action Committee. Jan co-founded Lillian's List in 1997 to support pro-choice progressive women who wanted to run for office. [...]

2019-09-27T08:41:08+00:00September 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|

VFA Founder Jacqui Ceballos is 94 Today!

Today we celebrate our VFA founder, Jacqui Ceballos, who is 94 years young.  You can see her profile page here, which presents a sampling of some of the bold actions she took in the early days of the women's movement. Here, for example, is the prayer she recited during an action in Times Square - a mass for the [...]

2019-09-08T18:49:16+00:00September 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|