Press Release: Mayor proclaims March Women’s History Month, International Women’s Day; Launches 2nd annual Remarkable Women program

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Mayor proclaims March Women’s History Month, International Women’s Day; Launches 2nd annual Remarkable Women program

EAST PROVIDENCE, RI – The City of East Providence is celebrating the achievements of women in East Providence and throughout the world by proclaiming March Women’s History Month and March 8, International Women’s Day in East Providence.

“For hundreds of years, women have worked hard and fought for equality and we should honor those women in our history who were responsible for change and also honor women in our community who continue to push for change. Here in East Providence we will honor women who have inspired others, who have contributed to the betterment of the city and the advancement of women in East Providence, and celebrate the achievements of all women,” Mayor Bob DaSilva said.

The Administration also kicking off its 2nd Annual Remarkable Women Recognition Program and is asking for the community’s help in recognizing women in East Providence who have demonstrated extraordinary accomplishments that have had a positive impact on the community. Each week during the month of March, one remarkable woman will be recognized and celebrated for her impact on the community.

If you know a remarkable woman, please fill out and submit this nomination form by clicking here: NOMINATE A REMARKABLE WOMAN 

OR print the attached form and email it to Mayorsoffice@eastprovidenceri.gov with “Remarkable Woman” in the subject line.

OR print the attached form and mail it to:

City of East Providence

Mayor's Office

Attn: Remarkable Woman Nomination

145 Taunton Ave. 3rd Floor

East Providence, RI 02914

 

Women’s History Month /Remarkable Woman Nomination Form

Woman being nominated:

Full Name: ___________________________________________

Organization: __________________________________________

                        Address: ______________________________________________

                        Phone: __________________ Email: _______________________

                                                            Recommending Individual:

                       Full Name: _____________________________________________

                       Phone: __________________ Email: _________________________

                       

                                    Please print a detailed description of contributions

                        (Include dates if necessary. Attached additional sheet, if needed)

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