Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide

WYCC PBS Chicago


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Thank you for attending the Half the Sky Salon Screening on Jan. 31, 2013 at the Genesee Theatre! It was a huge success, and we truly appreciate the partnership with the Lake County Chamber of Commerce. Another special thank you to our sponsors: Dunkin Donuts, MOMSV, A Safe Place, The Lake County Community Foundation, Chicago Foundation for Women, ITVS and Women & Girls Lead.

Take a look at all of our Half the Sky photos on Flickr. To learn more about the Half the Sky movement, visit the website.

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