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 OFFICERS

Shae Christakis 
Chair

Nan Warren
Co-Chair

Chat Chacon
Recording Secretary

 



 RESOURCES

GREAT READS

The 21 Indispensible Qualities of a Leader by John C. Maxwell
The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership by John C. Maxwell
Becoming a Person of Influence by John C. Maxwell (with Jim Dornan)
Failing Forward by John C. Maxwell
Strength Finder by Tom Rath
How Full Is Your Bucket by Tom Rath and Donald O. Clifton
Prime Time Activism by Charlotte Ryan
The No-Fad Heart-of-the-Matter Facts You Need To Know by James M. Kouzes
Lions Don't Need To Roar: Using The Leadership Power Of Personal Presence To Stand Out, Fit In and Move Ahead by D.A. Bento
 

MOVIES TO SEE

BOUND FOR GLORY
FOOD INC.
IRON JAWED ANGELS
MADE IN DAGENHAM
NORMA RAE
NORTH COUNTRY
THE CORPORATION

 

INFORMATIONAL WEBSITES

Examples of Creative Organizing    www.laborheritage.org/creative.html
Creative ideas from the Labor Heritage Foundation.   

Families and Work Institute    www.familiesandwork.org 
As a non-profit research organization, this site addresses the changing nature of family and work life.

Labor Project for Working Families    www.working-families.org
As a non-profit advocacy and policy organization, this site is to provide
technical assistance, resources and education to unions and its members on family issues in the workplace.

Institute for Women's Policy Research    www.iwpr.org
This website offers research on the needs of women and public policy to
strengthen families, communities and our society.

National Organization for Women   www.now.org
News on important issues to women and women's rights can be found on this website.

National Women's Health Resource Center   www.healthywomen.org
This site is a non-profit health information source for women.

National Partnership for Women & Families    www.nationalpartnership.org
This is a non-profit/non-partisan group that uses public education to promote fairness in the workplace.  This group also spearheaded the campaign for paid sick days.

National Women's Law Center      www.nwlc.org
On this website, get current news on legal developments affecting women.

American Rights at Work    www.americanrightsatwork.org/the-anti-union-network/home
The website features profiles of anti-union organizations with details on their lobbying, litigation and media outreach.  This site also counters anti-union lies and distortions.