In addition to the annual awards dinner, the National Women’s Law Center regularly holds intimate fundraising events hosted by supporters around the country. Each features an informal program during which Center staff and dynamic guest speakers lead a discussion about issues of the day affecting women and families, and how you can help us make a difference. Join us!

Upcoming Events

Reception in Chicago, IL

Please join us for a reception and conversation featuring Tina Tchen, Partner at BuckleySandler and Co-Founder of the Time’s Up Legal Defense Fund, and NWLC President & CEO Fatima Goss Graves. Tina and Fatima will discuss the Time’s Up movement, NWLC’s key role as the administrator of the Time’s Up Legal Defense Fund, and what’s next in the ongoing work to stop sexual harassment and retaliation in the workplace.

Tuesday, July 24
Hosted by Theresa Davis, NWLC Board Member & Partner, Reed Smith
Address will be shared with attendees
Host Committee in formation
Sponsorship opportunities available
RSVP here

Past Events


Spring Reception – Washington, DC

Please join the National Women’s Law Center at our spring reception featuring special guests April Ryan, White House Correspondent for American Urban Radio Networks and CNN Political Analyst, and Kalpana Kotagal, Partner at Cohen, Milstein, Sellers & Toll, in conversation with NWLC President & CEO, Fatima Goss Graves.

The reception will take place at The Loft at 600 F in downtown Washington, DC, from 6:00 pm-8:00pm.

May 2 | 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Loft at 600 F | $125 per ticket

Host Committee:
Peter Kolker
Margaret Larkin
Jane Sherburne

Thanks to our Sponsor:

Documentary Screening – Washington, DC – SOLD OUT!

Join millennial women, advocates, and organizers from across DC for a screening of the short documentary film Women’s March and a conversation about resistance, hope, and the ongoing work for liberation and justice, featuring Fatima Goss Graves, NWLC President & CEO, Janaye Ingram, Head of Logistics for the Women’s March on Washington and Co-Founder & Board Member of Women’s March Inc., and Brittany Packnett, Vice President of National Community Alliances at Teach for America.

Drinks & light hors d’oeuvres start at 5:30pm. The screening will begin at 6:00pm, with a panel discussion to follow.

March 27, 2018 | 5:30pm reception | 6:00pm screening
Busboys & Poets | 2021 14th Street, NW
$25 per ticket

Past Special Guest Speakers

The Honorable Madeleine Albright
Fay Clayton
Gail Collins
Geena Davis
Abigail Disney
Linda Greenhouse
Anita Hill
Lilly Ledbetter
Dahlia Lithwick
Brittany Packnett
Heather Podesta
April Ryan
Leslie Stahl
Senator Charles Schumer
Rebecca Traister
Tina Tchen

For more information please contact NWLC’s Development office at or by calling (202) 588-5180.