The Matriots and our partners are taking Gov. DeWine’s advice to limit social interaction very seriously. 

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    • Monday, October 19@5:30-6:30 PM: Join Matriots members, Sheila McCombs Fox and Jan Biederman as they host a virtual conversation with Matriots-endorsed candidates from NEO Representative Juanita Brent, Representative Bride Rose Sweeney, and Monique Smith (for Ohio House, District 16). Learn more about their races for the Ohio House and The Matriots mission to elect more women! RSVP here. 
    • Tuesday, October 20@5:30-6:30 PM: Join founding members Kristen Easterday & Stacy Emert as they host a virtual conversation with Matriots-endorsed Rep. Beth Liston. Learn more about Rep. Liston’s role as a State Representative, her re-election campaign, and The Matriots mission to elect more women by RSVPing here.
  • Wednesday, October 21@6:30-8 PM: Tei Street moderates a panel on the “Power of the Vote” featuring The Matriots and Delta Sigma Theta, Inc., Ohio Unity Coalition, and the League of Women Voters. Learn how to navigate voting in a pandemic and the power of your individual action in elections. The get-out-the-vote conversation is followed by a candidate panel that includes: Crystal Lett, candidate for Ohio Senate District 16; Ohio Rep. Erica Crawley, candidate for Ohio House, District 26; and Magistrate Lasheyl Stroud, candidate for Franklin County Court of Common Pleas. RSVP here.


  • Thursday, October 22@11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.:  The Matriots PAC is proud to sponsor HeForShe with Women of Toledo. HeForShe is a UN Women’s solidarity movement for gender equality. HeForShe invites men and boys to build on the work of the women’s movement as equal partners, crafting and implementing a shared vision of gender equality that will benefit all of humanity. We are organizing an inclusive platform for our WEE in October, in which highlighting Toledo’s men and/or leaders working with women, and each other to build businesses, raise families/communities, #breaktheglass. RSVP here.
  • Wednesday, October 28@ 6:30 PM: U.S. Rep. Joyce Beatty moderates a panel of female candidates called “Why We Serve And How You Can Get Involved” with The Matriots and the Columbus (OH) Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta, Inc. Please bring your questions and get to know: Nancy Day-Achauer, candidate for Ohio House, District 23; Christian Johnson, candidate for Ohio House, District 20; Rep. Kristin Boggs, Member, candidate for Ohio House, District 18; and Sen. Stephanie Kunze, Ohio Senate, District 16. RSVP here.



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