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

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, June 16 Cambridge’s First Juneteenth Celebration!

12–4pm (virtual)   More information and to register, click here
Hosted by Employee’s Committee on Diversity

Friday, June 25 Hate Is a Virus: Confronting Anti-Asian Racism and Misogyny in Cambridge

11am–12pm   Zoom details to follow
What does it mean to sit at the intersection of anti-Asian racism and gender-based violence in Cambridge, especially as restrictions are lifted and we consider a post-pandemic life? Join us as we explore this question with Cambridge activists, feminists, and other local community members.
  This event is co-sponsored by Asian Women for Health, Cambridge Women’s Commission, Cambridge YWCA, Office of Mayor Sumbul Siddiqui, BIWOC Gathering Circle

Thursday, July 15 Mapping Feminist Cambridge: Protecting Our Bodies and Our Lives

6–7:30pm   Register in advance for this meeting
A look at the feminist history of Central Square 1970s–1990s, with Women’s Commission researcher Kimm Topping and special guests.

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