Martha Varnes Award Nomination Form

The Martha V. Varnes Award is given annually by the Conference on Interpersonal Violence Prevention and Response Committee of the Gainesville Commission on the Status of Women. Titled in honor of retired University of Florida Police Department Lieutenant Colonel Martha Varnes, the award recognizes outstanding achievements and significant community contributions…

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Women’s History Month Sponsorships

February 15, 2015 Dear Friend of Gainesville Commission on the Status of Women: On behalf of the Education Committee of the Gainesville Commission on the Status of Women, Inc., I would like to invite you and your organization to become a sponsor of the Awards Ceremony that is held in…

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Domestic Violence Awareness

Friends, Domestic violence does not go away by looking away. It stops when we stand up together. It stops when we say it must, and not just one of us, but all of us. Stand up with us. We need you to share this video with your professional, personal, and…

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October Events

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month During the month of October we invite you to join us as we raise awareness for Domestic Violence. We have a line up of great awareness raising events. Save these dates in your calendar and look for detailed emails for each event in your…

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WOMEN’S EQUALITY DAY

We are passing on the information on this wonderful event. The Friends of Susan B. Anthony Invite you to a luncheon celebrating the 166th anniversary of the women’s rights convention in Seneca Falls, New York in 1848 and the 94th anniversary of the Nineteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution (woman suffrage)…

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