- Wednesday | July 12, 2017 to Sunday | July 16, 2017
- Hyatt Regency Buffalo Two Fountain Plaza Buffalo, NY
The Erie County Commission on the Status of Women we will be hosting the National Association of Commissions for Women (NACW) national conference July 12-16, 2017 in Buffalo. Commission members from state, city and county commissions throughout the United States will be convening to share best practices, receive updates on current legislation and public policy impacting women and collaborate on addressing economic inequality and other issue effecting women and girls. The theme, Embracing Our Past, Empowering Our Future is a perfect theme to commemorate the 100 anniversary of Women’s Suffrage in New York State. Part of the conference will include a Girls Summit on Saturday, July 15 focusing on social, political and economic empowerment . We are actively recruiting middle and high school girls to attend. Scholarships are available.