Presbyterian Women
National Capital Presbytery           Synod of Mid-Atlantic

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 Mission is alive in your neighboorhood.  Multiple the effort by joining  others. Give them a call
 Are you passionate about:

Social Justice issues -- Step 1 - contact your representative by calling or writing a message. We have sample Senator letters available. Please click on the button. (You may download and print or hand copy all or any portion.) Step 2 -- encourage all to register and VOTE.

             MD  D  Cardin        MD  D  VanHollen      VA   D   Kaine      VA  D   Warner

Service Missions -- Step 1 - Review the ongoing opportunities listed below. Step 2 - Contact the group and see if they are a fit for you and/or your church group.
 
    **Are you a PW group participating in a service mission or advocacy challenge that you wish to have others join in?**
Please contact Mary Pat Brennan (C) to let her know about your ongoing service or advocacy AND we will publish it on our board.

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Violence and Discrimination against Women

Poverty, inequality and Climate Change

Examples:
1. The girl child
2. Women in refugees crisis leaving Syria and trying to go to Europe with children
3. Slavery of girls for sex trade
4. The early marriage of girls.
5. The place of women in the economy.
Examples:
1. Joining of Ecumenical movements
2. Find out how candidates feel on these topics, their record and get to larger community - social media, PW groups, NCP WEB sites
3. National Capital Presbytery Open space forum on the four areas of interest posted here.
4. Work to get an overture to GA
5. Publicize the HE for She and promote
6. Catalogue resources for climate action
7. Educate ourselves and congregations on our personnel actions

PW circles/groups working on the above issues and contact information







Women and Health

Examples:

1. Affordable heath care

2. Availability of health facilities

3. Parental support

4. Multi-supports for the new mother

5. Women education of how to take care of themselves and their babies

6. Educate abusive mothers against drug use

7. Birth control to avoid unexpected pregnancies.

PW circles/groups working on the above issues and contact information








PW circles/groups working on the above issues and contact information








Education and the training of Women and Girls

Examples:
1. NCP could support $$ for after school activities
2. Scholarships to programs, camps, preschool
3. Donate business wear, practice job interviews, and writing resumes
4. Head Start is hard to get into, help
5. Homeless children who become migrants, how to educate them
6. Life skills (budget, checking account, government programs, how to maneuvre and negotiate
7. Churches should adopt a family or churches combine resources
8. Equality in Education for all

PW circles/groups working on the above issues and contact information