Please join us! We are happy to announce that we will celebrate

Women's Equality Day with our annual luncheon on

Saturday, August 27th, 2022 beginning at

11:30am at the Best Western Gateway Grand.


Dr. Elaine Turner, Dean of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences

at the University of Florida, will discuss the momentous impact that

Title IX has had on Women's education and sports, in her address,

Fifty Years of Title IX: And Not Done Yet

Each year, a local woman is recognized who exemplifies the spirit of

Susan B. Anthony. This year, Sheila Payne will be honored for her

community work on behalf of labor and fair housing. 

Further details, along with tickets for the luncheon and sponsorship opportunities, can be found by clicking on this link.

Thank you for helping us celebrate the role of women in democracy!

The 2021 Annual Women’s Equality Day Luncheon

was held virtually on Saturday, August 28, 2021. We celebrated the 173rd anniversary of the women’s rights convention in Seneca Falls, New York in 1848 and the 101st anniversary of the Nineteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution (women's suffrage) 1920.


The luncheon featured guest speaker Dr. Susan McManus, Professor Emerita, University of South Florida, who spoke about "Women's Growing Political Clout."  The 2021 recipient of the Friends of Susan B. Anthony Award was Jayne MoraskiExecutive Director, Family Promise


Congresspersons of the United States House of Representatives

*** If you want to further support FoSBA and the Girl's State Program,

     Co-Sponsorships are available at 50.00 and can be sent to the same address.


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