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Give Public Comment & Show Up for Girls* in Santa Clara County

September 22, 2020 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Give Public Comment & Show Up for Girls* in Santa Clara County on September 22, 1:30-3pm PT.

Join us for a critical opportunity to show up for girls* by giving public comment and support our recommendations for Santa Clara County to provide access to period products for girls and gender-expansive youth, childcare resources, and stigma-free support for young mothers.

Over the last few months, Alliance for Girls has been working with our members, including the Young Women’s Freedom Center, Planned Parenthood Mar Monte, and the Santa Clara County Office of Women’s Policy, to advocate for resources and policies that meet the urgent needs of girls and gender-expansive youth most impacted by COVID-19.

Last week, Supervisor Cindy Chavez, President of the Board of Santa Clara County, announced that she added two referrals (referrals #102832 and #102937) for a board hearing on Tuesday, September 22.

This is a major step towards ensuring the needs of girls and gender-expansive youth are met. We need your help to make sure these referrals move forward. Please attend virtually and give a 1-minute public comment in support of this resolution. We need a strong youth and community presence to show that girls matter to our community!

What you can do:


If you have any questions, please contact Haleema at haleema@alliance4girls.org.

*“Girls” refers to gender-expansive youth (cis girls, trans girls, non-binary youth, gender non-conforming youth, gender queer youth and any girl-identified youth).

Venue

Zoom
CA United States

Organizer

Alliance for Girls
Phone:
(510) 629-9464
Email:
info@alliance4girls.org
Website:
https://www.alliance4girls.org/