U.S. Women Connect
235 S. Beretania St. Room 407, Honolulu, HI 96813
Phone: (505) 363-7100; (415) 336-8770; (505) 954-4411
Board of Directors : Gloria Feldt-Co Chair, Kathy Wan Povi Sanchez-Co Chair, Marylin Fowler (CA)-Founder, Chair Emeritus, Sharon Ferguson-Quick (HI)-Secretary/Treasurer
Type of Organization: National Grassroots advocacy for women
The purpose of the US Women Connect is to amplify the voices of US women in government policy and action, by connecting groups and organizations working on common issues for collective action. Towards that end, US Women Connect's goals are to serve as an information clearinghouse for US women's organizations and non-governmental organizations in all 50 states and territories working on issues related to the Platform for Action ratified at the Fourth World Conference on Women in Beijing.
The Beijing Platform for Action passed in 1995.
U.S. Women's Rights and goals including 50/50 equality by 20/20.
Annual panel at UN Commission on the Status of Women
Various Regional Events
Chapters: 33 State Chapters and Coordinators
Publications: "Connected Women" e-newsletter