Legislative Wrap-Up. Watch for upcoming details in 2018.
Girls Rock! the Series:
Girls Rock! the Capitol – girls ages 13-18 from the across the state of Minnesota gather to learn more about state government, especially public policy decisions that directly affect them; how to make their voices heard at the State Capitol; and to interact with public leaders including women legislators.
Girls Rock! the Community – introduces young women to nonprofit leadership and advocacy. Develops understanding of laws and polices and community programs and services. They get to meet female nonprofit leaders and tour local nonprofits.
Girls Rock! Small Business – they get to hear from women on their journey to business ownership who provide help with understanding the role of laws and policies on small business ownership along with visiting women-owned small businesses.
Member organizations and their representatives vote in the Minnesota Women’s Consortium’s Board of Directors, the Annual Budget, ratify new member organizations, changes in by-laws, and more. All are welcome to attend.
Our annual fundraising event where in 2018 we will be celebration our 39th year. In the past we have honored a number of outstanding women leaders or groups. It is the party of the year for women who like to be in the know.
This annual event brings public policy leaders to the Capitol to discuss the issues that are important to them and strengthen ties with legislators. During the Policy Summit, leaders from our member organizations deliver a legislative platform that is developed through collaboration each year.