N.O.W. 20 Chelsea Strayer

chelseastrayerN.O.W. (Narrating Ordain Women) is a project of FMH to allow those with  profiles on Ordain Women share their stories.

Chelsea, an anthropologist, professor, leader in LDS social change and a Mormon woman, shares her thoughts about women’s ordination .  If you would like to post your profile for O.W., please contact them here.

 

(LDS WAVE, Infants on Thrones with Chelsea, LDS Exponent, Special Brownies story, FMBC “Half the Sky”)

FMBC “Half The Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide”

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Join Cami, Chelsea and Anissa as they discuss “Half The Sky” by Pulitzer Prize Winners Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn. Find out how we can do our share in turning women’s oppression into opportunity!

(Second Chance Education, The Box Girls, Micro-financing,  Female Circumcision Prevention, Heifer International Christmas Cards, Girl Rising)

Four Things You Can Do in the Next 10 Minutes

1. Go to www.kiva.org, www.globalgiving.org or www.givology.com and open an account where you can directly sponsor an individual overseas.

2. Sponsor a girl/woman through Plan International, Women for Women International, American Jewish World Service or World Vision.

3. Sign up for email updates on www.womensenews.org or www.worldpulse.com in order to receive updates on current abuse and actions you can take to help.

4. Join the CARE Action Network. This will assist you in speaking out, educating policy makers and adding your voice against poverty and injustice.