Fighting for Women's Equality

Wednesday, June 8th
San Francisco Hilton Union Square
11:15 Registration / Noon Lunch & Program
Keynote Reshma Saujani, Founder & CEO, Girls Who Code

Our Mission

Equal Rights Advocates protects and expands economic and educational access and opportunities for women and girls.

Latest News from Equal Rights Advocates

California Assembly Steps Up for Child Care


Late yesterday, the California State Assembly approved over $600 million for child care programs within its proposed budget (significantly more than Governor Jerry Brown put in his budget). Access... read more

Women and Families Left Out of CA Budget Revise


The California state budget impacts more policy decisions in this state than many Californians realize. The Stronger California Advocates Network, which is promoting an agenda to ensure women’s... read more

Jennifer Reisch Joins Task Force on Sexual Harassment in the Workplace


Last week, the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH) announced the formation of a Task Force on the Prevention of Sexual Harassment in the Workplace. The group will examine... read more

A Win for the Women of the Sacramento Sheriff’s Department


May 17 marked an important day for the women of the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department. After a five week-long trial, a jury found that Annica Hagadorn, Jodi Mendonca, Traci Keillor, and Dawn... read more

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  • Launch of California Dream Coalition
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  • Postdoctoral union hosts teach-ins on sexual harassment
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  • PayPal to hold all-male panel on gender equality in the workplace
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  • Men In Nevada Make 15% More Than Women
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