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  • OWC supports Equal Pay efforts at the Capitol

    Proposed bill could aid equal pay efforts in Oklahoma Lacey Eastes | Oklahoma Gazette For the full article, click here. “Equal pay legislation builds a brighter future for women and their families, said Kendra Horn, executive director of Sally’s List, an organization that recruits and trains women to run for political

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  • Conference to Address Underrepresentation of Oklahoma Women in Leadership Roles

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:    Abbey Trent Oklahoma Women’s Coalition (405)-286-0356 Conference to address underrepresentation of Oklahoma women in leadership roles OKLAHOMA CITY – Women who are interested in learning how to increase their involvement in politics and public service are invited to attend the “Pipeline to Politics” conference, presented by

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  • Oklahoma Women’s Coalition Selected to Host BBC’s 100 Women Debate

    For Immediate Release:      November 18, 2015 CONTACT:                            Abbey Trent (405)-286-0356 Oklahoma Women’s Coalition Selected to Host BBC’s Women Debate OKLAHOMA CITY- The Oklahoma Women’s Coalition has partnered with the British Broadcasting Corporation to be the local host of an hour-long online debate and discussion on Dec. 1 at

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  • Mind Your Own Business: May I have a refill please and, oh by the way, where do you go to school?

    Next time you eat out at a restaurant or check out at a store, be sure and ask your waitress or cashier where she goes to school, and congratulate her on her vo-tech or college pursuits. Many young women lack support from their families and it’s our responsibility to offer

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  • OWC OneVoice Luncheon Press Release

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   CONTACT:       Abbey Trent 405.286.0356     Natalie Shirley to Keynote Oklahoma Women’s Coalition OneVoice Luncheon OKLAHOMA CITY- Oklahoma Women’s Coalition will host its fourth annual OneVoice Luncheon at the Skirvin Hilton in Downtown Oklahoma City on Oct. 22 at 11:30 a.m. Over 400 community leaders,

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  • OWC’S Ezell Speaks about Female Army Rangers

    Last week, Congressman Steve Russell from Oklahoma asked for the records of the two women who became Army Rangers earlier this year. Paul Folger with KOCO asked to speak with OWC Executive Director Danielle Ezell. See video below: OWC’s Danielle Ezell Discusses Female Army Rangers

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  • Business Q&A with Danielle Ezell in Oklahoman

    Earlier this month OWC’s Executive Director, Danielle Ezell, had the honor of participating in a Business Q&A that ran in The Oklahoman. She discussed The Department of Labor’s proposed changes to overtime and salaried policies. “Q: Which Oklahomans could see the greatest impact in their paycheck? A: Women. Especially single

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  • OWC Holds Community Conversation in Enid

        For Immediate Release: June 25, 2015 CONTACT: Abbey Trent (405)286-0356 Oklahoma Women’s Coalition Holds Community Conversation in Enid   OKLAHOMA CITY- The primary organization responsible for raising awareness and educating about issues related to women and girls in Oklahoma is hosting a Community Conversation in Enid on Tuesday,

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  • Oklahoma Women’s Coalition Holds Annual Meeting

    For Immediate Release: May 20, 2015 CONTACT: Abbey Trent (405) 286-0356 Oklahoma Women’s Coalition Holds Annual Meeting & Celebration OKLAHOMA CITY – The primary organization responsible for raising awareness and educating about issues related to women and girls is hosting a statewide meeting Wednesday, June 4, 2015. The Oklahoma Women’s

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    Meet Our New Executive Director!

    It is with a heavy heart we announce Diana Hartley will leave the Oklahoma Women’s Coalition in May. She has been our executive director since January 2014, bringing the organization through a time of growth and strategic focus. With her leadership, we have become an even more powerful voice for

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