Follow this link to the Rally Up site for Silent Auction, Raffle, and Honoree Campaigns: https://go.rallyup.com/home/paac
Virtual Event, Monday October 19-26, 2020
October brings us the golden opportunity
to support our BIG Fundraiser.
For the week beginning Monday, October 19
we will celebrate Extraordinary Women
and contribute toward supporting the arts.
Please be sure participate and help us spread the word.
PAAC counts on each and every member to support our events.
It's happening! Join us for a week-long virtual celebration of Extraordinary Women!
Monday, October 19 through Monday, October 26
Daily Facebook Lives at 11am
We NEED your help to make this a success: Watch PAAC's Facebook Lives daily,
Share ALL our events with your friends
Bid on PAAC's Raffle and Auction items on RALLY UP.com (gorgeous items!).
Here's the Schedule:
Monday, October 19 at 11am FB Live Celebrate Elaine Kroening and her
infectious enthusiasm for all things Pewaukee.
Tuesday, October 20 at 11am FB Live Celebrate Ruth Harken and her impact on the arts.
Wednesday, October 21 at 11am FB Live Celebrate Helen Ackley and her deep roots in and commitment to the community.
Thursday, October 22, Get a closer look at selected raffle and auction items (great holiday gifts),
Friday, October 23, See the ways art makes life better.
Saturday, October 24, Learn about groundbreaking women featured in the gorgeous table centerpieces included in the auction.
Sunday, October 25, Be reminded about the journey and success of women suffragettes.
Monday, October 26, Celebrate everyone's right to vote!
Raffle and Auction ends at noon on Sunday, October 25.
Women Suffragette Coloring Pages
We invite you to download and color these pages, created by our PAAC members, in tribute to the brave, dedicated women who sacrificed so much to ensure we can all vote today. As you embellish these pages, please take a moment to reflect on the courage and commitment of these women. Consider what you can do to honor them and bring change to your world.
Here’s a brief introduction to the suffragette movement. We hope you’ll be inspired to do more research on your own:
"The women’s suffrage movement was a decades-long fight to win the right to vote for women in the United States. It took activists and reformers nearly 100 years to win that right, and the campaign was not easy: Disagreements over strategy threatened to cripple the movement more than once. But on August 18, 1920, the 19th Amendment to the Constitution was finally ratified, enfranchising all American women and declaring for the first time that they, like men, deserve all the rights and responsibilities of citizenship.” (Read the rest of this article at https://www.history.com/topics/womens-history/the-fight-for-womens-suffrage.)
Here’s a timeline to help you keep track of the key events: https://tag.rutgers.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/suffrage-timeline.pdf