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Calvert County Commission for Women
Overview

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

Membership
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.


Meetings
  • 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.

You will see that 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.


May 16, 2018:  "I Can" series Women and the Trades.  Women in non-traditional roles will share what it is like and what it takes to be in these careers.  This is one discussion in a series and is cohosted by the Calvert County Commission for Women, the Library and the Board of Education.  The event will be at the Prince Frederick Library from 6:30 - 8:00 pm.  Check back for future events.  

May 19, 2018:  
Please join us for the annual Women's Health Expo!  Over 40 exhibitors, a key note speaker and break out groups for discussion.  This event will be at the College of Southern Maryland's Prince Frederick Campus from 10:00 am - 1:00 pm.  
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Event Photos

Check out photos from our outreach and recognition events.

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