Stanton and Anthony Statue Fund awarded $500,000 Challenge Grant
from New York Life Insurance Company

The Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony Statue Fund and the New York Life Insurance Company Join Forces to Break The Bronze Ceiling in New York City's Central Park; New York Life donates $500,000 Challenge Grant toward creation of the Park's First Statue of Real Women, the Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony Woman Suffrage Movement Monument.

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LA TIMES REPORTING FROM SENECA FALLS, N.Y. Oct. 31, 2016
Relive women’s history in Seneca Falls’ national park and come away with new heroes
By Catherine Watson


In Celebration of Native American Heritage Month
Women's Rights National Historical Park Presents Art Exhibit by Artist Pedro Huamani

Seneca Falls, NY - In celebration of Native American Heritage Month, from November 2 through 30, 2016, Women’s Rights National Historical Park will be exhibiting the works of renowned artist Pedro Huamani. A reception will be held for the public to meet the artist at the Women’s Rights National Historical Park’s Visitor Center on Saturday, November 5th, from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm.

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Senator touts Women’s Suffgrage Centennial Commission Act in visit

UTICA — U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand was in Utica on Monday, stumping for the bipartisan Women’s Suffrage Centennial Commission Act (S.3073) during a visit to the Munson Williams Proctor Arts Institute.

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GOVERNOR CUOMO ANNOUNCES LAUNCH OF NEW YORK STATE WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE COMMISSION

14-Member Commission Hosts Inaugural Meeting in Seneca Falls,
Birthplace of Women’s Rights Movement

Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul Elected Commission Chair

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the kick-off of New York State Women's Suffrage 100th Anniversary Commemoration Commission, which will be responsible for a series of statewide programs that celebrate women's suffrage in New York State. The 14-member commission will work to promote the anniversary of women's suffrage between 2017, marking 100 years from when women won the right to vote in New York State and 2020, a century after the 19th Amendment was ratified.                                               

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Raising Awareness

The Friends of Women’s Rights National Historical Park, Inc., is a not-for-profit organization that supports the mission of the Park to promote awareness of the 1848 Women’s Rights Convention in Seneca Falls and its significance. 

Our Mission is to inspire individuals to support this Park, the birthplace of Women’s Rights in America.


Our Vision is to insure, in perpetuity, the preservation of the Park for the inspiration and full achievement of equality for all.

To achieve this end, the national Friends organization raises funds for Park initiatives, including the preservation of Park historical sites and educational programs.

 

 

The Centennial Goal of the National Park Service is to connect with and create the next generation of Park visitors, supporters and advocates.

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To be a “Friend” is to be an advocate of this important historical landmark and all it holds for the future.

We welcome your support through a financial contribution and your participation in the many events associated with the Women’s rights National Historical Park.  Please feel free to contact us with your comments and questions.

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