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2014 Women Making Movies Fundraisers

3 Jan


Join us for an exclusive fundraising event: OHIO WOMEN THEN AND NOW — A series of programs celebrating women’s history month with a different presentation each week. Sponsored by Women Making Moves and Eden Valley, each week will spotlight an historic heroine! The presentations will take place at 7p.m. and will include the show and light refreshments. Each week will be a different topic at a different location at Cuyahoga Community and Lorain County Community College.

A Series Ticket includes a ticket for ALL four programs or you can purchase tickets for individual events:

Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at Lorain County Community College: Alisa Riccardi will portray Cleveland photographer, Margaret Bourke-White – famous WWII photo-journalist and the first accredited female war correspondent.

Thursday, March 13, 2014 at Tri-C East: find out about Eleanor Roosevelt whenKathie Dice brings this famous first lady to life.

Thursday, March 20, 2014 at Tri-C West/Parma: Anne McEvoy will bring Ohio’s persistent presidential candidate Victoria Woodhull to life.

Thursday, March 27, 2014 at Tri-C Westshore: Our series closes with an overview of some famous female history makers presented by Betty Zak who will introduce us to such historic heroines as Katherine Lee Bates – Educator, Author, Poet; Ohio Sharp-shooter, Annie Oakley and Maya Lin – Ohio Architect and Designer of the Vietnam Memorial.

Purchase your tickets with a credit card by clicking on the links above ordownload a convenient order from to pay by check.

All proceeds are going to benefit the activities of Women Making Moves (The leading professional networking resource for today’s businesswoman which provides opportunities for building strategic relationships, sharing knowledge, and increasing cultural awareness to stimulate professional and personal growth) and Eden Valley Enterprises (Northeast Ohio’s leading presenter of historical programming for groups of all sizes). Women Making Moves has joined Eden Valley as a partner in creating a PBS Documentary about Ohioan Emma Gatewood— the first woman to solo thru-hike the Appalachian Trail in 1955 at the age of 67!

Buy a series ticket and save money and see FOUR great shows and support TWO good causes! 

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