2017 NC Women’s Summit


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Join women leaders from across North Carolina to discuss policies as they relate to women in the state. This annual event, coordinated by Women AdvaNCe, aims to pool together the perspectives of all women in the Tar Heel State, so we can collectively shape the politics and policies of our state.

The Summit includes multiple main stage sessions, break out sessions, panel discussions, and a curated Women AdvaNCe Ideas and Products Market for women-led businesses and organizations.

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Speak Up! is an annual poetry performance event that began as a celebration of literary arts also approaches community concerns with a theme for each installment. The organizers are partnering with Little Brother Brewing for the third installment which will feature all-female poetry performances and raise funds for Women AdvaNCe on at 7 p.m.  Nov. 3rd .

Tickets can be purchased for $15  in advance at and $20  at the door. Students can buy tickets at the door for $10.00  with a valid student ID. Food and beverages will be available throughout the evening for purchase from Little Brother Brewing. All ticket proceeds and a portion of beverages will benefit Women AdvaNCe. A special #shepersists beer will also be on sale with a proceeds going to Women AdvaNCe.

The dais will includes spoken word poets, artists, educators and activists with the theme #shepersists. Please contact Antionette Kerr if you want to be included in the program (space is limited to 10). The poetry topics will range from