Events

Upcoming

Fundraiser Event

Date: Anticipated for Fall 2014

trade fair

The trade fair is Woman Inc’s most popular fundraiser to support crisis centre and shelter operations. The Crisis Centre was launched in 1985 with funds raised at the first Trade Fair and Exhibition – WOMAN ’84.

Past

Her Last Cry

Date: July 18-20, 25-27

This play by Dahlia Harris, who partnered with Woman Inc. on her special project about domestic violence, showed at the Philip Sherlocke Centre, UWI MONA.  Proceeds support the Crisis Centre.

Commission on the Status of Women

Date: March 10 to 21, 2014

Woman Inc has been actively joining the government delegation to this yearly gathering of member state representatives at UN headquarters in New York to discuss the progress, challenges, and to promote policies on gender equality.event1

International Women's Day

Date: March 8, 2014

Woman_Inc_booth_IWDOn March 8, 2014, International Women’s Day, the Woman Inc founding chapter joined the International Women’s Day Expo at the University of West Indies, Mona campus to celebrate women and girls, through a public information booth. Public relations coordinator Tatiana Answer and intern Kalia Ellis shared information and answered questions from campus members and the general public about the organization.

Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW)

Date: September 17-20, 2013

Woman Inc participated in the CSO-Government Consultation for CEDAW Concluding Observations implementation for Caribbean, held in Kingston, Jamaica to discuss the States’ progress in implementing the CEDAW Committee’s Concluding Observations post a July 2012 review.

Tea Party

Date: July 25, 2013

One of the many fundraising events of July 2013 to aid the crisis centre and shelter.High Tea ad

Stand in Solidarity

Date: September 28, 2012

condemn-eventThis was action in response to a horrid house break-in and sexual assault of 5 females – 4 adults and an 8 year old in Montego Bay September 2012.