Watercolor painting by Jeanne Potter “Girl with Headband”

The Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut invites you to the release of the Women & Girls Funds’ first ever report on The Status of Women and Girls in Eastern Connecticut

There is strength in numbers and in collective action.

Please join us to discuss a strategy for using this report to increase opportunity, access and equity for women and girls in Eastern Connecticut. Let’s continue our work together by creating a community-wide agenda that advances equity and fairness for all.

Thursday, February 8

5:30-6:30 pm
Rooms A&B
376 Hartford Turnpike, Hampton
SPEAKER: Kate Farrar, Connecticut Women's Education and Legal Fund (CWEALF)

Thursday, February 15

5:30-6:30 pm
Garde Arts Center
Oasis Room
325 State Street, New London
SPEAKER: Frances Padilla, Universal Health Care Foundation

RSVP by February 2 to events@cfect.org or 860-442-3572.

Read Editorial published in The Day

Read the Reports

Thank you to our Women and Girls Funds for leading on this initiative:

  • Southeast Area Women and Girls Fund
  • Norwich Area Women and Girls Fund
  • Windham Area Women and Girls Fund
  • Northeast Area Women and Girls Fund