help_outline Skip to main content

Follow Us

Social networking will appear here

Support Us

Join  |   Donate  |   Volunteer  |   Newsletters   |   Resources 

Guidestar Platinum Seal of Transparency LWV-Wake is a proud member of the NC Center for Nonprofits 

Contact Us

3509 Haworth Drive #306
Raleigh, NC USA 27609
Copyright © 2021 • All Rights Reserved • Terms of Use Privacy Policy • Powered by ClubExpress
Add Me To Your Mailing List
HomeEventsWomen's Equality Day

Events - Event View

This is the "Event Detail" view, showing all available information for this event. If the event has passed, click the "Event Report" button to read a report and view photos that were uploaded.

Women's Equality Day


Thanks WED Sponsors
A big thank you to all who attended Women's Equality Day this year. Your support helps us provide the community with:
  • Voter Services like VOTE411.org,  candidate forums, and GOTV projects
  • educational programming, like Timely Topics
  • Civics Education Program
  • advocacy program, videos, and materials 
  • and more

Be sure to check out our calendar for more upcoming events!



This year's Women's Equality Day gala will be held on August 18, 2022, 5:30-7:00 pm, at All Faiths Chapel at Dorthea Dix Park, Raleigh. Our theme this year is "Power of Pearls... And The Women Who Wear Them."  

Janet Cowell, former NC state treasurer, state senator and current CEO of Dix Park Conservancy, will be the keynote speaker.  During the event, we will honor and recognize women elected officials in Wake County.  In addition, this event is our major fundraising event of the year and we hope all members will support us by attending and purchasing a sponsorship.  

Individual tickets are $75. All tickets must be purchased in advance.





About Our Keynote Speaker


Janet Cowell
Janet Cowell is CEO/President of Dix Park Conservancy and a corporate director. She was North Carolina State Treasurer from 2009-2016.

Dix Park Conservancy is a non-profit that works in partnership with the City of Raleigh in its efforts to create Dorothea Dix Park, a 308-acre site with a dramatic landscape and complex historical legacy one mile from downtown.

Cowell serves as a director on the boards of James River Group Insurance (NASDAQ: JRVR), Channel Advisor (NYSE: ECOM), and New Republic Partners, as well as independent chair for IFM’s Global Infrastructure Fund Investor Advisory Committee.

Cowell held publicly elected office in North Carolina for fifteen years, including eight as State Treasurer. The first woman elected Treasurer, she managed over $100 billion in assets, and health and retirement benefits, for over 900,000 members.

Cowell is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and earned her MBA and MA in International Studies from the Wharton School of Business and the Lauder Institute.




Sponsorships

 

Diamond -- $1000

  • One reserved table and admittance for 6 at the event
  • Name and/or logo displayed in Women’s Equality Day program as a Diamond Sponsor provided to all registered attendees
  • Name and/or logo displayed on LWV-Wake's Women’s Equality Day event website page as a Diamond Sponsor
  • Named as a Diamond Sponsor in  event press release
  • Name and/or logo displayed on Diamond Sponsor Recognition slide during event
  • Special Thank You gift – Certificate of Appreciation for support of Women’s Equality Day

Platinum -- $500

  • Admittance for 2 at the event
  • Name and/or logo displayed in Women’s Equality Day program as a Platinum Sponsor provided to all registered attendees
  • Name and/or logo displayed on LWV-Wake's Women’s Equality Day event website page as a Platinum Sponsor
  • Named as a Platinum Sponsor in  event press release
  • Name and/or logo displayed on Platinum Sponsor Recognition slide during event
  • Special Thank You gift – Certificate of Appreciation for support of Women’s Equality Day

Gold -- $300

  • Admittance for 2 at the event
  • Named displayed in Women’s Equality Day program as a Gold Sponsor provided to all registered attendees
  • Name displayed on Gold Sponsor Recognition slide during event

Silver -- $150

  • Admittance for 2 at the event
  • Named displayed in Women’s Equality Day program as a Silver Sponsor provided to all registered attendees
  • Name displayed on Silver Sponsor Recognition slide during event


When:
Thursday, August 18, 2022, 5:30 PM until 7:00 PM
Where:
All Faiths Chapel, Dorothea Dix Park
1030 Richardson Drive
Raleigh, NC  27603
Additional Info:
Event Coordinator(s):
Candace R Blackley
Category:
Public Event
Registration is required
Payment In Full In Advance Only
$1,000.00
$500.00
$300.00
$150.00
$75.00