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Museum Of Motherhood
Founding Legacy Members Honored
Wall Of Fame opens at the Museum Of Motherhood, honoring ‘Founding Legacy Members’.
Thurs, Nov. 3rd, 2011, 7-9PM
401 East 84th St. (@1st Ave, lower level), New York, New York
Come help us celebrate:
Carol Evans, President Working Mother Magazine & Media, Jill Starishevsky, Author, My Body Belongs To Me, Suzanne Dawson, Director Strategic Partnerships for Mamapalooza,Debra Whitefield, Gymboree Play & Music Manhattan Owner, Lynn Kuechle, Director Education M.O.M., Joy Rose Sr., homemaker, and Joy Rose, Founding Director M.O.M.,become Founding Legacy Members (FLM) at the Museum Of Motherhood (M.O.M.), the first and only museum of its kind. The museum wishes to thank its Founding Legacy Members for believing in the mission of empowering, educating and celebrating mothers.
Plaques will be presented each person’s honor, and placed in the Museum Of Motherhood, as part of its permanent collection. The Founding Legacy Member initiative is ongoing. The efforts, enthusiasm and capital contributions of FLM, will help M.O.M. continue with its good work in perpetuity, on behalf of women, families and caregivers everywhere.
The Museum Of Motherhood (M.O.M.) is a living, breathing, community-centered arts, media and social change museum focused on amplifying the voices and experiences of mothers, and connecting ‘the cultural family’ while pioneering new areas of academe in mother studies. M.O.M. is the first and only facility of this kind. Come celebrate this ‘her’storic occasion with mother activists, feminists, leaders, artists, scholars and more.
Founding Legacy Members and party-goers will enjoy music by Dawn Drake, champagne and plaque hanging.
WHY: M.O.M. Pop-Up Exhibit is an education and arts-centered program connecting creativity and motherhood with the community at large for the purposes of engaging families in an exploration of the ‘Art Of Motherhood’ and the ‘Cultural Family’. Sept 1 – Dec. 30, 2011; empowered by Motherhood Foundation, Inc., Working Mother Magazine, Realityworks, Goodwill, Gymboree and Mamapalooza.