Join us November 16-20 at the Loews Portofino Bay Hotel in Orlando, Florida for the 2016 National Foundation for Women Legislators Annual Conference. Learn from fellow legislators and industry experts about the latest policy initiatives, and come together with elected women from across the aisle to make life long friends!
Exclusive NFWL Event: A Night At Universal
Friday, November 18, at Universal Orlando Resort™
Get ready for one of the biggest celebrations we’ve ever thrown – a street party in Skull Island: Reign of Kong™ and Jurassic Park™ at Universal’s Islands of Adventure™ theme park just for you. All night long, you’ll have unlimited access to all kinds of excitement as you face off with prehistoric beasts and the most colossal ape ever to walk the Earth – King Kong. It’s an entire evening of action and thrills – and it’s all yours.
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Nominate an Elected Woman
Let’s Recognize Excellent Women!
Deadline: This Friday, September 16
Meet our Conference Co-Chairs
We are honored to introduce our 2016 Conference Co-Chairs. We are thrilled to have your leadership and continuous involvement within our organization. Your commitment to inspire and empower women is admirable. Thanks for all your hard work, ladies!
“This is going to be an amazing conference as we bring these incredible women from all across the country together to share and discuss our legislative ideas.” –Rep. Harrell
“Honored to be among a distinguished group of women whose commitment to their constituency goes beyond a nine to five job.”
“The insight of women legislators is pivotal to the effectiveness of good government, collaboration, and diversity.” –Sen. Thompson
It is the policy of the National Foundation for Women Legislators that any provisions of the current bylaws may be altered, amended, or repealed with a two-thirds vote of the NFWL General Membership at the Annual Meeting (Nov. 16, 2016 in Orlando, FL).
The Bylaws Committee ask that any suggested changes be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org by October 1.
CLICK HERE to view the current NFWL Bylaws
NFWL Conference Events
Get Involved in Constitution Day!
Celebrate on September 16!
NFWL is proud to announce our new partnership with the Civics Renewal Network, as we support the movement to promote constitutional and civic literacy.
The Civics Renewal Network is an alliance of 29 organizations that are working together to raise the visibility of civics education, improve the quality of classroom resources and strengthen civic life in the United States. The CRN website makes it easy for teachers, students and citizens of all ages to identify a wide array of resources for young citizens.
- Constitution Day is a federal observance that recognizes the signing of the United States Constitution on September 17, 1787.
- Get involved in this annual celebration of our nation’s Constitution by participating in the Civics Renewal Network’s Preamble Challenge, Naturalization Ceremonies, and other Constitution Day activities.
Round of Applause Introducing Two New Board Members
The National Foundation for Women Legislators’ Immediate Past Chair, Senator Diane Allen of New Jersey, has been selected to serve in the Governing Institute’s Women in Government Leadership Class of 2017. Congrats, Senator Allen!