Friday, May 11, 2007

Jane Roberts, 34 million Friends of UN

The American Association of University Women, NYC branch, 111 East 37th St. (btw. Park & Lexington Aves) invites you to a wine and cheese event on Friday, May 18 from 4 to 6 p.m. to meet JANE ROBERTS, co-founder, 34 Million friends of UN Population Fund. Jane is one of the amazing women who began a grass roots project to ask 34 million Americans to donate at least $1 to UNFPA, when the United States cut off its funding of $34 million dollars to the agency in 2002. to date they have raised $3,519,677.
UNFPA works worldwide to eliminate gender-based violence including female genital cutting and rape used as weapons of war. For more information wwww.americansforunfpa.org. For information and other programming at the AAUW New York City branch contact Joan Jacobson, Public Policy chair 212 725-9590

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