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Equal Pay Day: A Lunch and Learn Event

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The Garden Club of Jacksonville, Inc.

1005 Riverside Avenue

Jacksonville, FL 32204

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It is far beyond time to improve women's salaries. In the state of Florida, a woman makes 87 cents on average for every dollar a man makes as of 2017.

Attend the Equal Pay Day Lunch and Learn Event to:

  • Hear the personal stories of women impacted by pay inequity right here in Jacksonville.
  • Learn what actions you can take to help eliminate pay disparity in the United States.
  • Receive more information about the Helen Gordon Davis Fair Pay Act - Senate Bill 410 and House Bill 319, jointly introduced by Senator Linda Stewart and Representative Lori Berman, which aims at closing the pay gap in Florida.
  • Network with other influential leaders in the city of Jacksonville that are committed to achieving fair pay for women.

We invite you to wear red as a demonstration of support, since women are still in red when it comes to fair pay.

Ticket Information:

Individual tickets: $20

The duration of this event is an hour and a half long, therefore attendees should expect to depart around 1:30 p.m.

Note: Tables are not available for sale; organizations interested in purchasing tables should purchase 8 individual tickets and distribute them to members of their organization to attend.

We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for guests with special needs. All requests must be submitted at least seven working days before the event. For special requests regarding accessible seating or dietary needs, please e-mail Carolyn Smith at smith6211@gmail.com with name, contact information and needs.

Parking:

Parking is located in the large lot facing the river at the rear of the building. Street parking is also available.

This event is sponsored by the Jacksonville Branch of American Association of University Women, in partnership with the University of North Florida Women's Center, the Jacksonville Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., National Organization for Women (NOW) Jacksonville Branch and Women's Center of Jacksonville.

For questions about the event, please e-mail equalpaydayjax@gmail.com.


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