Candidate Conversation with Betsy Rader


Get to know our Matriots 2020 General Election endorsed candidate Betsy Rader, running for Ohio Senate, District 18. Bring your coffee and your questions.

It’s H.E.R Season Women Empowerment Photoshoot

Toledo Botanical Gardens 5403 Elmer Dr, Toledo

It's time for our FOURTH ANNUAL women empowerment photoshoot! This year our theme is "It's H.E.R Season," which translates into Healing. Empowerment. Restoration. We're coming together as women to unite with one another, but also to learn how to combat our demons, our pain, our struggles, and anything else that seems to want to come […]


MultiFaith Council NWO: Sacred Grounds Rain Garden Open House

All of our Sacred Grounds faith communities with rain gardens have worked together to provide both on-site visits with face coverings and social distancing and virtual options.  The Church in Toledo -Westside Community, First Unitarian Church of Toledo and Monroe Street Church will open their grounds to visitors and Glass City Church of Christ and […]

The Voting Rights Act: Then and Now


League of Women Voters Greater Dayton Area is pleased to announce that Ohio's first African-American female member of the Supreme Court, Judge Melody Stewart, will join us in a conversation, "The Voting Rights Act: Then and Now" in a Zoom event on August 6, 2020 at 6:30-7:30 pm. Cost: $20 donation to LWV Greater Dayton […]




August 2020 marks 100 years since white women were granted the right to vote. The century since has seen growing political power for women... ...and yet, women hold just 20% of the elected offices in Ohio. Fewer women vote, volunteer or give money to campaigns than men. Join The Matriots, Dayton History and League of […]

Districting & Gerrymandering and How It Affects Your Vote


Districting & Gerrymandering and How It Affects Your Vote – August 13@5:30 - a panel discussion a. Why voting is critical to making lasting change b. Understanding Districting & Gerrymandering c. The importance of completing the Census in House districting and allocation of federal funds D. the importance of having women in office who make policy to enact […]

Virtual- Women’s Circle: We’ve got issues, Girl!


Carrie Hartman and Schuyler Beckwith, known for their work in campaign politics and as advocates for women’s rights, want to empower women to become more involved in the electoral process.  When it comes to politics, women’s issues don’t have to be limited to abortion and reproductive rights. Carrie and Sky know that women’s issues also […]

Virtual- Women Economic Empowerment (WEE): Power Hour


‘Seat at the Table’ panel forum With the passage of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, women won the right to vote, and with it a seat at the table in politics and government. Empowered by this victory, they soon gained rights and opportunities in other fields as well. One hundred years later, Americans […]

Junior League: As We Grow Diaper Dash 2020 Virtual Race


The Junior League of Toledo diaper bank, As We Grow, addresses the diaper need in Lucas County. 1 in 3 American families experience diaper need. Babies without clean diapers are exposed to more potential health risks and less likely accepted to daycares, leaving parents unable to attend work. According to a study by the National […]

Virtual- Welcoming Week: Belonging


In conjunction with Welcoming Week with the support of our partners, Welcome Toledo Lucas-County of the Toledo Public Library, we will be hosting a conversation exploring the state of belonging during our 3rd Wednesday, Women’s Circle. Humans crave a sense of belonging and connection--to one another and to the places we call home. Unfortunately, many […]

Winter Sister Celebration

Schaller Banquet Hall, Monclova Community Center 8115 Monclova Road, Monclova

Anna and Elsa cordially invite you to attend their celebration, hosted by Pineapples & Parties! Enjoy an afternoon full of singing, story time, crafts, snacks, and plenty of photo opportunities with your favorite Winter Sisters. Each person that purchases a ticket will go home with fun favors, as well as the potential to win one […]


Fore the Opera

Sylvania Country Club 5201 Corey Rd, Sylvania

Toledo Opera positively impacts the lives of thousands locally and across the country, from students taking part in local outreach activities, to audiences enjoying a performance in Toledo’s Valentine Theatre, to talented performers practicing their art. Producing operas requires both material and human resources, from sets, costumes and theater space, to orchestra musicians, makeup designers […]