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Interrupted: Women, Work and COVID-19

Date

Nov 16, 2020 - Nov 16, 2020

Time

4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location

A virtual Zoom event.

Presenter(s)

Melissa Boteach - VP for Income Security, Childcare and Early Learning, National Women’s Law Center; Beth Bye - Commissioner, Office of Early Childhood; Thais Moore – Director of Marketing & Communications, Lockton Companies; Karen Peart – Chair, The Community Fund for Women & Girls

Please join The Community Fund for Women & Girls for a timely conversation about women and work during the pandemic from national, state and local perspectives.

The guest speakers bring diverse personal and policy perspectives to issues including: the alarming rates of women stepping away from work; the disproportionate challenges facing women front-line workers; and the critical role of early childhood providers in the labor force.

Moderator:
Khalilah L. Brown-Dean, Ph.d., Board Chair, The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven

Guests:

  • Melissa Boteach - VP for Income Security, Childcare and Early Learning, National Women’s Law Center
  • Beth Bye - Commissioner, Office of Early Childhood
  • Thais Moore – Director of Marketing & Communications, Lockton Companies
  • Karen Peart – Chair, The Community Fund for Women & Girls

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