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Calvert County Commission for Women

The Commission is charged with improving opportunities for women and girls by:
  • Promoting women's education and employment
  • Being a voice and advocate for women and girls
  • Identifying and studying issues - information
  • Being a clearinghouse on issues
  • Giving recognition to outstanding women and girls

The Board Of County Commissioners shall appoint 15 members. The term of each member shall be three years. Calvert residents can
apply by completing a Committee Application Form Non-Calvert residents or any Calvert resident not desiring full Commissioner membership, we offer an Associate Commissioner status by completing an Associate Application Form.

  • The public is welcome at meetings. Please email to confirm, as meeting dates are sometimes adjusted.
  • Harriet Elizabeth Brown Community Center
901 Dares Beach Road
Prince Frederick, Maryland 20678
  • Third Thursday of each month in 2018 (December -no meeting)

The Commission for Women complies with the Open Meetings Act by making meeting agendas and minutes for our monthly board meetings available at Agendas and Minutes.

Annual Reports
See what the CCCW is accomplishing each year by reviewing our Annual Reports.

2015 Commission for Women Annual Report
2015 Commission for Women Annual Report Power Point
You will see from the 2015 Report of the Calvert County Commission for Women that the Commission takes on many projects
and activ
ities consistent with its purposes. They range from the magnificent and sold-out WOW Awards Luncheon and commemorating Calvert civil rights hero Harriet Elizabeth Brown, to a now-annual Women’s Health Expo, activities to celebrate Title IX, and initiatives to increase awareness of domestic violence. Please read the Commission’s report for more detail about these and other activities.

In the News

Below, are news clippings which have been compiled by one of our Commissioners:

Activities and Programs

March-May 2018 Calendar
 events are listed below or available on one document , via the hyperlink, for you to print and post in your house or office.

March 17, 2018:  
CCCW and the League of Women Voters – 16th Annual Women of the World Celebration & Awards Luncheon to honor our history and to celebrate those who make a difference in the here and now!  This event will be held at College of Southern Maryland, Bldg.B, Prince Frederick, 11:30-2:00 pm.  Check out the flyer and the registration form.

March 24, 2018:  Dress for Success Open House!  Free professional clothing for women!  We have a great selection of items that are looking for a new home and a chance to make you look your best.  Bring your mom, your sister, your neighbor, your friend...bring everyone!  Come check out the event and let us serve you! 12:00-3:00 PM.


April 17, 2018:  
Please join us in listening to one woman’s account of sexual assault and with the help of a dedicated chief investigator and advances in DNA testing, identify her attacker.  Author, Jennifer Wheatley- Wolf "One Voice Raised- A Triumph over Rape" with Chief Investigator, David H. Cordle Sr.  You can view and print the flyer to spread the word.  This is a FREE event, but don't forget to register!


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