NY for Women's Equality: Governor Cuomo has put forth a 10-point Women's Equlity Act. The CRWN Board also has set its sights on this important agenda to strengthen women's rights in New York State. Please click on the link Women'sEquality, to find out more!
The University of Albany is sponsoring a community lecture from Greg Pahl. Greg Pahl, author of
Power from the People, will speak at UAlbany onMonday, April 8th
at 7:30 pm in the Earth Science Building, Room 147. The focus of his talk will
be on organizing and funding local energy projects. Please click on this flyer to view the details!
Greg is the
author of numerous books on energy and also writes for Mother Earth News and
various other publications on biodiesel, wind power, wood heat, solar energy,
heat pumps, electric cars, and a wide range of other topics related to living
in a post-carbon world.
His books include Biodiesel:
Growing a New Energy Economy (2005, Chelsea Green), Natural Home Heating: The Complete
Guide to Renewable Energy Options (2003, Chelsea Green), The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Saving
the Environment (2001, Macmillan/Alpha Books), and The Unofficial Guide to Beating Debt
(2000, IDG Books). Copies of Power
from the People will be available for purchase at the event.
Please come out and support this event! Parking is available in the State Quad Student lot. If you have any questions, contact Mary Ellen at email@example.com
Our CRWN Newsletter for March is available here! As our newsletter editor, Eileen is always looking for "new" and "news" items (...as is webmaster Jean). All are encouraged and welcome to submit items to Eileen (and Jean) to keep us in touch and involved. Please click on this link Newsletterto view the March 2013 issue. Thank you, Eileen!_____________________________________________________________________
Women and Heart Attacks - Elizabeth Banks in "Just a Little Heart Attack"
Are you too busy to have a heart attack? Think it can't possibly happen to you? Click on the following link to watch a short video, and maybe save your life or the life of another woman you love. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_JI487DlgTA
There is a new website for The NY Grace LeGendre Endowment Fund, Inc. (GLEF). The Fund was established in 1989 as a non-profit corporation to provide a permanent funding source to support fellowships, research, and training for New York State women.Through 2012, it has awarded almost $130,000 in fellowships to New York State women.
Let's help the new Domestic Violence shelter serving those in need in the area of Troy.
Alma forwarded this announcement about donating to the Domestic Violence shelter serving those in need in the area of Troy. They are in need of supplies. The information can be downloaded right here - Please click on UnityHouse for details. For those unable to get supplies directly to the shelter, we can collect items at our dinner meetings . Visit the "Calendar of Events"for the meeting announcements. ________________________________________________________________________________
CRWN member CARMELA doesn't just serve up the best Italian food at SAM'sRestaurant in Albany! She also has a business to register and return your valuable keys, should you ever have the misfortune lose them. Carmella is generously offering to donate HALF the proceeds from the sale of each registered keys to the scholarship foundation to support the Cornelia A. Bregman Scholarship for Women Returning to Education. The attached link LOST-FOUND-KEYS contains the details off this offer to CRWN members and the Lost-Found-Keys service. _________________________________________________________________________________
Our 2012-2013 Officers are in action... President: Catherine B. 1st Vice President: Toni T. 2nd Vice President: Andrea B. Secretary: Arlene H. Treasurer: Kathleen K. ________________________________________________________________________________
Please visit our "Calendar of Events" page for more information on meetings.
CRWN's Web presence: Other program information and discussion board items may be posted on our Linked In Group or Facebook group. Please join one or both of those pages. We are getting a response from the community at large! These tools can be effective to gain club recognition and new members.
Please help keep our website fresh by providing our webmaster, with any news that should be added to the website. Contact Jean at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Other Items of Interest:
Make every day Earth Day. Click on RECIPESfor cleansers that areeasy to make and use, inexpensive, better for the environment - and very effective! __________________________________________________________________
FYI, To all Capital Region Women's Network members: