“My mother always told me inaction is not an option.” - Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Executive Director of UN Women
Read more about our May 31 Event Keynote Speaker: Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka's ardent account of her inspirations for a life of service in her narrative published by The Huffington Post. “My mother always told me inaction is not an option.” Her mother and father inspired a life of service and gave her a sense of social responsibility and social justice. She used this inspiration as a teacher, parliamentarian, anti-apartheid activist and worldwide advocate for gender equality. To join us and Ms. Mlambo-Ngcuka at our May 31 Event please register here.
Why Eleanor Roosevelt Still Matters
By Eleanor Clift
The Daily Beast
Read Eleanor Clift's interview with documentary filmmaker Ken Burns new Roosevelt film and how Eleanor "becomes one of the most influential figures in the 20th century." Photo: Library of Congress.
We were proud to have our May 31 Picnic celebrating the new Exhibits highlighted by the National Park Foundation today!
The Val-Kill Partnership is very proud of Board member Michele Midori Fillion for the PBS World broadcast of her documentary "No Job for a Women" Starting March 13, which among other things highlights ER's influence in breaking down barriers for women reporters.