In celebration of International Women’s Day, Seattle NOW, in partnership with the WA State Women’s March, is hosting:
Saturday, March 11, at Magnuson Park in Seattle, join us in channeling our collective energy to create change!
Be Bold NOW will bring together art, film, music, networking, and over 75 local nonprofits who serve women and girls, people of color, immigrants, refugees, the LGBTQ community, and other groups.
Put your passion for progress to work!
Come to our next planning meeting on Wednesday, February 22, 7:00-9:00 pm at the Seattle NOW office:
3720 Airport Way South, Seattle, WA.
Don’t wait for the meeting to dive in NOW!
Email NOWSeattle@gmail.com with “IWD” in the subject line, and let us know how you can help. Join a specific committee, or we can direct you to a team in need of your skill set. No expertise necessary!
Committees In Need Of Volunteers:
Programming – Develops topics, coordinates and invites speakers, trainers, and performers, creates the event schedule, and manages each stage during the event.
Sponsors and Fundraising – Responsible for procuring sponsors, doing the merchandising and raffles and other “day of” fundraising.
Exhibitors – Recruits both nonprofit and for-profit organizations to exhibit at the event.
Logistics – Organizes set-up of stages and A/V, exhibit logistics, day-of communications, registration, raffle, security.
Communications – Disseminates information about IWD both internally and externally.
Art Exhibition – Help arrange a feminist art exhibit with an emphasis on women of color.
Film Festival – Help arrange a feminist film festival with an emphasis on women of color.
Saturday Night Social – If you put on great parties, this is for you. After a long day, everyone involved in the event will be rewarded with music and fun – at more than one venue!
Day-of volunteers needed for:
• Managing volunteers
• Organizing vendors, food, beverages
• Activist recharge station – especially massage therapists
• On-site donations of goods
For more information about the event, visit the Be Bold NOW Eventbrite page. If your organization, company, or venue has an event planned on or around International Women’s Day, let us know so we can contribute to publicizing your event.