The Cambridge Commission on the Status of Women (CCSW) is a City department whose purpose is to ensure women and girls equal economic, social, political, and educational opportunities throughout the city.

Upcoming Events

September and October Get Energized! Walking Series

12:15pm Wednesdays   Leaving from Sennott Park
Walks are designed to promote health, community, share fun facts about Cambridge and help get people energized. Each walk is approximately 2 miles. The walks are open to everyone – Cambridge employees and other interested people.

September 22 Women in Cambridge: Back to School

6pm   Elephant Walk, 2067 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge
The kids are heading back to school and so are we. This month join us in welcoming the Cambridge Cambodia School Project. Snack on some Cambodian fare and learn about the exciting relationship between Cambridge and Cambodia.

October 7 Domestic Violence Awareness Month: Candlelight vigil for Massachusetts victims of domestic violence

6pm   Steps of Cambridge City Hall

October 28 Launch of the Cambridge Domestic and Gender-Based Violence Prevention Initiative

4pm Community Appreciation Reception; 4:30pm Program Begins   Cambridge City Hall, Sullivan Chambers
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