MS-BWR to host virtual 2021 Advocacy Day at the Capitol

(Jackson, MS) – MS Women’s Economic Security Initiative (MWESI), a project of the MS Black Women’s Roundtable will host its virtual Advocacy Day at the Capitol on Thursday, Jan. 28, from 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.  The event, called the “Power of the Pocketbook: Investing in Women. Investing in Mississippi,” will include a virtual press conference to allow …

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Introducing MS-BWR’s interns

At Mississippi Black Women’s Roundtable, we are creating a culture of being intentional and inclusive about supporting intergenerational engagement and movement-building. So we’ve brought in our first group of college students who came to us inspired, passionate and ready to help change the world for the better. They have helped us to redefine who we …

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MS-BWR to support National Black Women’s Equal Pay Day with week of activities

The Mississippi Black Women’s Roundtable will host several activities this week in honor of National Black Women’s Equal Pay Day, which is Thursday, Aug. 13. Along with an evening Town Hall on Wednesday, Aug. 12, MS-BWR also is hosting a virtual Coffee Con and midday Social Media storm on Thursday and an online documentary film …

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Coffee Con series to return as virtual events

MS-BWR’s popular Coffee Con series will relaunch amid COVID-19 as a virtual event. This summer’s ‘Coffee Series: Quarantine Addition’ will be a virtual space where MS-BWR continues its tradition of connecting with the community and providing a space for authentic conversations on topics centering Black women in the state of Mississippi.  The series will kick …

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