The Friends gratefully acknowledges our sponsors, donors, community partners and guests who joined us at the CEDAW Awards Breakfast this year. Please scroll down the page to view the complete list of our supporters.  Mark your calendar now and plan to join us for next year's celebration on September 20, 2018 at the Marriott Marquis in San Francisco!


View more photos in the photo gallery.


The CEDAW Women’s Human Rights Awards honor leaders and organizations who use their public roles to advance the rights of women and girls.  Awards are given for leadership demonstrated in diverse sectors of the community including education, entrepreneurship, government, health, labor, media and philanthropy.




CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 2017 CEDAW AWARDEES!




Kevin Carroll

Executive Director
Hotel Council SF
CEDAW Award: Leadership (Nonprofit)





Linda Harrison 
Executive Director
Museum of the African Diaspora
CEDAW Award: Arts & Culture




Elizabeth Colton

Founding President and Board Chair
International Museum of Women (IMoW)
CEDAW Award: Legacy
 
 


Vanita Louie

President (2016 - 2017)
Rotary Club of San Francisco Chinatown
CEDAW Award: Community Building



Elizabeth Ferber

Public Affairs Manager
Kaiser Permanente Greater San Francisco

CEDAW Award: Health
 

 

Dr. Susan McMane

Founding Artistic & Executive Director
Young Women's Choral Projects of San Francisco
CEDAW Award: Girls Empowerment & Education




Hon. George Gascón

District Attorney
City and County of San Francisco 
CEDAW Award: Claire Joyce Tempongko Memorial Award
 



Minna Tao
General Manager
Recology San Francisco
CEDAW Award: Environment


Visit our events page to REGISTER for the 2017 CEDAW Awards Breakfast


If you are unable to attend but would like to support the Friends of the Commission on the Status of Women, please consider making a tax-deductible gift.  Donate online at www.friendscosw.org/donate or mail checks made out to FriendsCOSW to PO Box 191482, San Francisco, CA 94119.  

Thank you! Tax ID #51-0183349.  

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CEDAW stands for the United Nations Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women, an international bill of rights for women.  In 1998, San Francisco became the first city in the nation to adopt a local CEDAW Ordinance.

A Special Thank You to Our Sponsors and Community Partners!


CEDAW INNOVATOR SPONSOR



CEDAW CHAMPION SPONSORS


                          

CEDAW FRIEND SPONSORS




LINDA CALHOUN

PATRICIA BOVAN

CAMPBELL




KATHARINE EARHART




DISTRICT ATTORNEY'S OFFICE

BUREAU OF INVESTIGATIONS










CEDAW SUPPORTER SPONSORS









CEDAW COMMUNITY PARTNERS




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please click here to contact the Friends and a Board Member
will call you back to discuss your sponsorship requirements.

More info on how to be a valued sponsor and for questions?  
Call the Friends at 415.77.WOMEN or contact Verna Liza Caba at vernaliza@friendscosw.org



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