Dawn Clark Netsch Policy Forum 2019
We had a full house for our annual Dawn Clark Netsch Policy Forum Voter Suppression Then and Now: 19th Amendment, Ballot Box Access, and Illinois Stories. Thank you to everyone who joined us! A special thanks to our moderator Kristina Zahorik (President, IDCCA) and our panelists Ami Gandhi (Director of Voting Rights and Civic Enpowerment, Chicago Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights), Sheila Nix (President, Tusk Philanthropies), and Audra Wilson (Executive Director, League of Women Voters Illinois). We’re grateful for Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP for hosting IWILTA in their beautiful offices. If you couldn’t make it this time, watch the entire discussion on our Facebook.
When Women Lead April 2019
We had a great time in Springfield honoring First Lady MK Pritzker and Lieutenant Governor Juliana Stratton for our When Women Lead reception. Thank you to everyone who joined us and your continued support for IWIL Training Academy!
A recap of our first event of 2019
On January 26, 2019, we joined with Senator Dick Durbin and the Illinois Democratic County Chairs’ Association to hold our first ever forum where we tackled the 2018 Midterm Elections and looked ahead to 2020. Thank you to the esteemed guest speakers and partnered organizations who joined us at the event. Watch the event video online here.