Feminist Majority Foundation Eleventh Annual Global Women's Rights AwardsFeminist Majority Foundation Eleventh Annual Global Women's Rights Awards

About the Awards

Please join
Mavis and Jay Leno
Gala Co-Chairs

as we salute:

Mayor Karen Weaver
Flint Michigan
Leading the fight to end the drinking-water crisis in Flint

Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka
U.N. Under-Secretary-General & Executive Director of U.N. Women
Former Deputy President of South Africa

Amy Brenneman
Actor and Activist
Standing up for Abortion Rights for all Women

America Ferrera
Actor and Activist
Working to Empower the Latina/o Community

May 9, 2016
Directors Guild of America
6.30pm Pre-Event Reception
7.30pm Awards Program

with 
Eleanor Smeal
Peg Yorkin 
Katherine Spillar

Carol Ann Leif, Event Committee Chair

Event Committee

Vanessa Adriance, Curtis Armstrong & Elaine Aronson, Liz Atlee, Betty Bales, Jill Belasco, Barbara Bestor, Jacqui Biery, Betsy Borns, Linda Brettler & Matthew Weiner, Diana Buckhantz, Linda Burstyn, Christy Callahan, Carleen Cappelletti, Marcy Carsey, Debra Magidson Coplan, Nandi Dill Jordan, Lisa Edelstein & Robert Russell, Jean Firstenberg, Kathy Garmezy, Annabeth Gish, Wendy Greuel, Rita & Jonathan Haft, Julie Hermelin, Karen Hermelin, Judy Hofflund, George-Ann Hyams, Judith Kamins, Alison Knizek, Lisa Kring, Suzanne Lerner, Ron Lushing & Dan Reid, Zoe and Peter Marcus, Aline Brosh McKenna, Dani Klein Modisett, Miriam Muscarolas, Nicole Mutchnik, Sara Nichols, Marjorie Nielsen, Jane Olson, Paula Ravets Reiser, Susan Rose, Monica & Philip Rosenthal, Susan Rubin, Jill Schiff, Heidi Segal, Anissa Siegel, Debra Spector, Lisa Taback, Hannah Taylor Skvarla, Heather Thomas, Cathy Unger, Joanna Van Trees Cowitt, Roz Wyman, Jeannette Yazedjian, Jessica Yellin, Amy Ziering, Ellen & Ken Ziffren

Girls Learn International Student Honorary Committee

Lauren Akram, Julia Cowitt, Francesco DeSantis, Emily Garrett, Annie Gersh, Noa Getzug, Beeta Golshani, Chloe Gottlieb, Giselle Etessami, Kui Kariuki, Diana Lopez, Omune Mays, Estela Najera, Eireann O’Grady, Alena Reed, Ruby Schiff, Liat Schreiber, Avery Siegel, Claire Sliney, Vita Sherin-Jones, Journey Streams, Duniya Syed, Abigail Thurmond, Abigail Zuckerman

 

Proceeds support the Feminist Majority Foundation's critical programs to advance equality for women and girls both in the US and globally.