Time: January 22, 2013 from 11:30am to 1:30pm
Location: National Council of Jewish Women/Los Angeles
Street: 543 N. Fairfax Ave
City/Town: Los Angeles
Website or Map: http://www.ncjwla.org
Event Type: community, program
Organized By: Ruth Williams
Latest Activity: Jan 8, 2013
National Council of Jewish Women/Los Angeles presents a free community program on the anniversary of Roe v. Wade entitled “Abortion Under Siege” to discuss the challenges women face women today.
A panel discussion will be moderated by Michele Kort, Senior Editor Ms Magazine. Guest speakers include Sharon Fluke, Serena Josel, Public Affairs Director, Planned Parenthood Los Angeles, Arthur A. Fleisher II, M.D. F.A.C.O.G., and Reina G. Martinez, Women’s Advisory Board Member, City of West Hollywood and Member of Hollywood NOW.
About the National Council of Jewish Women, Los Angeles Section
The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) is a grassroots organization of volunteers and advocates who turn progressive ideals into action. Inspired by Jewish values, NCJW strives for social justice by improving the quality of life for women, children, and families and by safeguarding individual rights and freedoms. NCJW's Los Angeles section has been at the forefront of social change for more than a century by providing the community with programs and services. Today, NCJW/LA serves more than 15,000 individuals each year by providing over 220,000 hours of programs and services with the support of 400 volunteers.