Commission for Women

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

703-324-9483
TTY 711

12011 Government Center Parkway, Suite 738
Fairfax, VA 22035

Toni Zollicoffer,

Commission for Women

ANNOUNCEMENT: All upcoming meetings have been postponed due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. When the meetings are rescheduled, an update will be made to this web page.

Fairfax County Commission for Women banner graphic; The commission's charge is to promote the full equality of women and girls in the county. Images: graphic silhouette of women; Fairfax County logo; five images of different women/girl.

Mission: The Fairfax County Commission for Women (CFW) advises the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors on policies and initiatives to promote gender equality, eliminate violence against women, and honor women and girls in Fairfax County.

Fairfax County Women’s History Month 2020: Celebrating Valiant Women of the Vote  

Women' History Month 2020 Valiant Women of the Vote

In recognition of Women’s History Month 2020, the Fairfax County Commission for Women is hosting a reception Tuesday, Mar. 10 from 8:30-9:30 a.m. in the Fairfax County Government Center forum. The official Women’s History Month 2020 Proclamation will follow this reception at 9:30 a.m. in the Board Auditorium. This event is free but registration is required by Thursday, Mar. 5.

This year’s Women’s History Month honorees are:

  • Jane Barker, Vice Chair, Turning Point Suffragist Memorial Association
  • Laura McKie, Museum Director, Lucy Burns Museum at the Workhouse Arts Center
  • Cypriana McCray, President, National Council of Negro Women, Reston-Dulles Section

Video

Start watching at 8:05 to learn more about the honorees.

 

 

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