Archive | September 2019

Thank You to our Fall Conference Sponsors!

Click here to view our 2019 Fall Conference Program Book! MLAW 2019 Conference Book

AAUW – Maryland
Maryland National Organization for Women (NOW)
Planned Parenthood of Maryland

Tahira Mussarat Hussain
Maryland Commission for Women
NARAL Prochoice Maryland
1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East – Maryland/DC Division

Elizabeth (E. Fran) Johnson
Delegate Erek Barron
Compassion and Choices
Emerge Maryland
The Hatcher Group
Maryland Women’s Heritage Center
National Coalition of 100 Black Women – Baltimore Metropolitan Chapter
National Women’s Law Center
Women’s Equality Day 2020 Suffrage Coalition
Women’s Law Center of Maryland

Michaele Cohen
Delegate Bonnie Cullison
Melissa Curtin Coaching & Consulting
Elizabeth Joyce
Leni Preston, Independent Consumer Voice for Health Care
Joan Stine
Christol Salon and Spa
Lynnette A. Whitfield, Whitfield Legal
Maryland Business and Professional Women (BPW/MD)
Maryland Coalition Against Sexual Assault (MCASA)
Montgomery County Commission for Women
Montgomery County NOW (National Organization for Women)
Montgomery County Women’s Democratic Club
National Coalition of 100 Black Women – Anne Arundel County
National Coalition of 100 Black Women – Baltimore Metro Chapter
National Coalition of 100 Black Women – Prince George’s County
Simply Kashonna
Zonta Club of Annapolis
Zonta Club of Mid-Maryland

2019 Fall Conference: Looking Back Moving Forward


Celebrating MLAW’s 25 years as a non-partisan, independent voice for Maryland Women & Families featuring Speaker Adrienne A. Jones

Saturday, November 23, 2019
9:00 am-4:30 pm
Chesapeake Arts Center, Brooklyn Park, MD

This year’s conference, “Looking Back, Moving Forward—Celebrating 25 years as a nonpartisan, independent voice for Maryland Women and Families” will commemorate the 25th anniversary of MLAW and feature a brief celebration and history.

A highlight of the conference will be a one-on-one conversation with Speaker of the
Maryland House of Delegates, Adrienne A. Jones. Speaker Jones is the first African-American and the first woman to serve in this position in Maryland.

The conference will also include the presentation of legislative proposals for the upcoming 2020 legislative session. Join us to learn about the bills that will make up the 2020 Agenda.  Click here to learn how to submit a proposal: 2019 Fall Conference Proposal Form

An Advocacy 101 workshop will be offered in the afternoon for those interested in learning more about how to be an effective grassroots lobbyist. The training will cover how to navigate the legislative process in Annapolis. This is a full day conference and lunch will be provided to all participants.

Sponsorship opportunities are available and encouraged. Click here for more info: 2019 Fall Conference Sponsorship Form

Chesapeake Arts Center provides a convenient setting for our conference with ample free parking and handicapped accessibility.

Register on our conference website at or click here to download a registration form: MLAW Fall Conference 2019 Registration Form

To download a conference flyer click here: MLAW 2019 Fall Conference Flyer