Virtual Viewpoints

Date: 01/28/2021 10:30am | 01/28/2021 11:30am


Email: ksenters@txwf.org


Start your morning informed and inspired

You are invited to share with a friend and join us for our Virtual Viewpoints.

VIRTUAL VIEWPOINTS: THE ESSENTIALS – HOUSING
Thursday, January 28, 2021 | 10:30 – 11:30 AM

Our next event will discuss the issue of housing instability and insecurity among women and girls across Texas, and how the current impacts of the pandemic has exacerbated this issue. There will be experts in this field who will share current trends and Texas Women’s Foundation will present how we are addressing this issue.

FEATURING:

Panelists

          
Demetria McCain              Mark Porter              Erin Thorimbert, M. Psych
Inclusive Communities                     Harmony Community Dev.   Center for Transforming Lives
Project

Sponsor Remarks

Michelle Reid
Vice President, Communications & Events, Financial Services
Capital One


Moderator


Dena Jackson, Ph.D.
Texas Women’s Foundation

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Sponsored by:

VIRTUAL VIEWPOINTS: ADVOCACY
Thursday, February 25 | 10:00 – 11:00 AM

This Viewpoints will lay out Texas Women’s Foundation’s Legislative Agenda for the 2021 Legislative Session, and the policies we will work to change to better the lives of women and girls across Texas.

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PREVIOUS VIRTUAL VIEWPOINTS

Virtual Viewpoints: The 19th
October 19, 2020

Texas Women’s Foundation’s XIX Society hosted a moderated discussion featuring The 19th CEO and Co-Founder, Emily Ramshaw, on the importance of free press in civic engagement, why there is a need for a wxas Women’s Foundationomen-focused news agency, and provide a nonpartisan election update. Click below to watch.

Celebrating Black Philanthropy
August 20, 2020

This Virtual Viewpoints featured distinguished leaders examining the increasing role and responsibility of Black philanthropy in addressing economic and racial justice, and advancing social change. Click below to watch the video.

Economic Issues for Women in Texas, 2020
June 16, 2020

Texas Women’s Foundation presented the findings from our comprehensive study of the economic reality facing Texas Women. The research reveals dramatic changes in our state’s demographics, and the challenges and opportunities to creating a more equitable society. The presenation featured stories of women from across Texas sharing their lived experiences, and information on how state-level policies and practices can help strengthen women and their families.

Click here for more information.

Virtual Viewpoints: The Essentials | Education
May 19, 2020

The Education series featured a discussion with experts in the education industry about the barriers women face in higher education, how they have been heightened in our current environment, and how they are working to support students through these challenges. Click below to watch the video.

Virtual Viewpoints: The Essentials | Child Care
April 30, 2020

The Child Care series discussed the challenges centers are faced with keeping their doors open while many families are staying home due to COVID-19 shelter-in-place orders. We heared from industry experts on how they are continuing to provide quality child care, and how we can help keep this essential work support accessible for working families. Click below to watch the video.

For information, please contact Kristyn Senters at ksenters@txwf.org.