Yes! I’m A Feminist Celebrates 7th Year at CofC

On Friday, November 1st, “Yes! I’m a Feminist” will celebrate seven years of supporting the Women’s and Gender Studies program at the College of Charleston (CofC) with their annual fundraising event. The party will be held from 6 pm to 7:30 pm at the Cistern Yard on the CofC campus.

With the support of the community, Yes! I’m a Feminist and the Women’s and Gender Studies program will continue to help students with tuition, programming, study abroad, and expanded research and internship opportunities. Previous money raised has helped:

  • Gift annual scholarships, including the Alison Piepmeier Scholarship

  • Expand student and faculty research and civic leadership in the areas of:

    • The effects of women’s education on involvement in politics

    •  Intersectional youth activism

    • LGBTQ+ identities

    • Women in STEM fields

  • Provide student scholarships to attend academic conferences and present their research

  • Create the opportunity for students to study abroad in countries such as Uganda, Rwanda, Cuba, and England

Attendees at the party will enjoy festive drinks and desserts, music from DJ Lanatron, and more. You can pre-register and make your donation here: http://friendsof.cofc.edu/yes-im-a-feminist

Donations can be made by check and mailed to: Women’s & Gender Studies, College of Charleston, 66 George St, Charleston, SC 29424

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