Posts Tagged ‘Perspective: Women’

Sarah of Los Angeles, CA on Health Care

Sarah of Los Angeles, CA writes: Born and raised in Southern California, I have been privileged to work with homeless mentally ill individuals for 10 years, until a combination of a car accident and psoriatic arthritis disabled me. I have psoriatic arthritis. If it’s not treated, my hands wither into useless claws and I end…

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Meet Nadia of Brooklyn, NY by Lisa Deutscher

Lisa Deutscher writes: Nadia is an actor. She has past volunteer experience. She will be available to help after Jan. 1, 2017, and wants to hear about specific opportunities. Nadia will make calls, send emails, take other actions, starting in the New Year. We’re stronger when we ACT together. Join Nadia and Lisa taking action:…

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Meet Joyce of Mill Valley, CA by Katy Drury Anderson

Katy Drury Anderson writes: Joyce and I have been friends for 25 years. She has been active in the schools and local issues. She and 20 friends have recently started a women's group to become more politically active. She is sharing our webstite and events with them. When I have called for OFA financial support…

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Meet Dianne of Jacksonville, FL by Lenda Sherrell

Lenda Sherrell writes: Dianne is an OB/GYN nurse practitioner and has been advocating for women's issues since high school. I am married to a retired OB/Gyn and we both understand what a difference the Roe v. Wade decision in 1973 made in lives of women. It's absolutely critical that this decision be supported and upheld.…

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Frances of Berkeley, CA on Climate Change

Frances of Berkeley, CA writes: I’ve lived in California for most of my life.  I grew up enjoying family camping trips in our state’s beautiful and diverse National and State parks.  This instilled in me a love of the outdoors and a desire to ensure that we preserve this heritage. We have just gone through…

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Meet Johonna of Los Angeles, CA by Lenda Sherrell

Lenda Sherrell writes: Johonna was an RFD in Tampa, FL for the 2012 Obama campaign. She grew up in Los Angeles, and after 2012 moved back there where she is a para-legal for a law firm. She volunteered in Las Vegas for HRC, and wants to be sure that she does everything she can to…

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