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International Women’s Day Commemoration
Mar 7 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Please join us Thursday evening, March 7, for a screening of the riveting documentary, On Her Shoulders, in commemoration of International Women’s Day.

On Her Shoulders

Directed by Alexandria Bombach, “On Her Shoulders” documents the persistence of Nobel Peace Prize Winner Yazidi activist Nadia Murad. Watch the trailer here.

Thursday, March 7
Wilmette Theater, 1122 Central Avenue, Wilmette, IL

  • 5:30 – 6:20 pm: Reception at YWCA Shop for Good, 1107 Central Avenue
  • 6:30 – 8:00 pm: Film screening
  • 8:00 – 8:20 pm: Talk Back with Heartland Alliance International, Director of Program Development, Liz Drew
  • 8:20 – 8:30 pm: Call to Action and Wrap Up

Our thanks to the following for their support of this event:

Founding Partners

Northwestern University Women’s Center, The Woman’s Club of Evanston, Evanston Women’s History Project

Community Partners

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Evanston-North Shore Alumnae Chapter, Evanston Public Library, Family Focus Evanston, Frances Willard House Museum, League of Women Voters of Evanston, North Shore Chapter of The Links, Inc., Northwestern University International Center