The Matriots and our partners are taking Gov. DeWine’s advice to limit social interaction very seriously. Our March and April planned events are on hold pending further updates.

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Join Us For More From Our Endorsed Candidates

Tuesday, March 31@4:30 p.m.: Have you been following us but haven’t yet joined The Matriots? Would you like to hear from a member in Toledo about why she believes that when women lead, Ohio prospers? Join The Matriots and Founding Member Paula Ross of Lucas County and Matriots board member Myrita Craig of Cincinnati to learn more about The Matriots and ask your questions. Register here:

Meeting ID: 183 172 012
Password: 720031

Wednesday, April 1@1:30 p.m.: Click into our candidate conversation with Class of 2018 and 2020 Rep. Jessica Miranda, Ohio House District 28. Rep. Miranda will talk about COVID response at the Statehouse, what the altered primary timeline has meant for her campaign, and take questions from Cincinnati Founding Member Barb Fillion and from you. Register here.

Wednesday, April 1@7 p.m.: The Matriots is a proud sponsor of Cincinnati’s Harriet Beecher Stowe House Semi-Colon Club. Join  Dr. Kristen Renzi & Dr. John Getz, Xavier University as they discuss Harriet’s personal and literary connections with two women she knew who also used writing to encourage causes they believed in:  Julia Ward Howe and Rebecca Harding Davis. Register here.

Friday, April 3@10 a.m.: Get to know Founding Member Harriet Warm and Supporter member Sarah Taylor, both of Cleveland, in a conversation about why these Cuyahoga women support The Matriots, and answer your questions about our mission. Register here.

Tuesday, April 7@6 p.m.: Join Class of 2019 Upper Arlington Councilmember Michaela Burriss and Matriots board member Mary Jo Green. Register here.

Thursday, April 9@5:30 p.m.: Ask your campaign and women’s leadership questions to Class of 2020 candidate for Senate District 2 Reem Subei. Register here.

Monday, April 13@10:30 a.m.: Join Class of 2018 Franklin County Commissioner Marilyn Brown for a county-level look at COVID-19 response and her thoughts on women leading in crisis. Register here.  Meeting Id: 757-103-320

Tuesday, April 14@Noon: Class of 2020 candidate for Hamilton County Sheriff Charmaine McGuffey talks with Matriots board member and Endorsement Co-Chair Sandy Anderson about the race. Register here.

Thursday, April 16@11 a.m.: Class of 2018 Rep. Kristin Boggs District 18 takes your questions about crisis response at the Statehouse. Register here.

Friday, April 17@Noon: Join us for a regional look at crisis response as we focus on Montgomery County in a conversation led by Matriots board member and Membership Co-Chair Valerie Lemmie Thomas. Hear from Class of 2018 Commissioner Carolyn Rice, and Class of 2020 candidates for commissioner Judy Dodge and Deborah Lieberman. Register here.

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Keep caring for you and yours. Together, we WILL get through this!

Upcoming Events

Come meet and connect with other individuals passionate about electing more women to public office in Ohio, and learn more about The Matriots PAC!




Save The Date – We Are Hoping To Maintain These In-Person Events

  • June 13 – Breakfast with an Elected – Rep. Juanita Brent 8-9:15 a.m. (location TBD)
  • June 15 – Breakfast with an Elected – Reps. Jessica Miranda and Catherine Ingram 8-9:15 a.m. (location TBD)
  • August 23 – Cincinnati Women’s Political Caucus Annual Picnic celebrating Women’s Suffrage (time and location TBD)

Past Events

Thursday, March 26: Class of 2019 Matriots endorsed candidate and Gahanna-Jefferson Board of Education President Beryl Brown Piccolantonio

Friday, March 27: Matriots Endorsement Co-Chair Sandy Anderson on  an Ohio University Celebrate Women panel

Wednesday, March 25: Class of 2020 Senate Dist. 2 Candidate Reem Subei

Monday, March 23: Class of 2018 District 19 Rep. Mary Lightbody Q&A

Breakfast with an Elected – Sen. Teresa Fedor, March 9, 2020 Toledo

Hive Builder Luncheon in Toledo: March 6, 2020 

Meet the Matriots in Cleveland: March 2, 2020

Hive Builder Luncheon in Athens: February 25, 2020 

Meet the Matriots in Columbus: February 19, 2020 

Hive Builder Luncheon in Dayton: February 10, 2020 

Hive Builder Luncheon in Akron: January 23, 2020 

Hive Builder Luncheon in Cincinnati: January 28, 2020

Hive Builder Luncheon in Ashtabula: February 4, 2020 

Hive Builder Dinner in Cleveland: February 5, 2020 

Meet the Matriots in Cincinnati: October 30, 2019

Meet the Matriots in Cleveland: October 24, 2019


Special Events

The Matriots Year-End Member Appreciation Celebration: December 4

Women’s March Meet Up: January 19, 2019

2018 Year End Celebration: December 5, 2018

Happy Hour at Buckeye Bourbon House: November 1, 2018

Happy Hour at St. James Tavern: October 17, 2018

Special Event – Meet Elissa: June 12, 2018