Sunday, November 16, 2008

Thank you from Constellations of Hope

Sixty women representing more than 40 diverse women's organizations gathered for a powerful dialogue November 7-10 at the IONS Retreat Center, forming a new Constellation of Hope. We will provide various reports about the outcomes in coming weeks.

Meanwhile, it is important to thank some of the people who made this event possible:

Co-Conveners
Regina Birchem – Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom
Dorothy Ettling – Women’s Global Connection
Kathy WanPovi Sanchez - Tewa Women United
Kathe Schaaf – Gather the Women

Facilitators
Anne Fitzgerald – Lead Facilitator
Ronita Johnson
Mary Martin

Internet Connections
Jeanie DeRousseau
Bruce Schuman
and their online collaboration tool LightPages

Funding for Scholarships
Barbara Sargent
Barbara Cushing
and the Kalliopeia Foundation

Fiscal Administration
Joy Adams
and Gather the Women Global Matrix

Entertainment
Melanie DeMore

Graphic Recording
Monica Sallouti

Administrative Tasks
Kathe Schaaf
Beth Blevins