Special Causes for Special Women
Sportswomen, recognize the value of women having an active lifestyle.
Women are best placed to encourage other girls to take part in
competitive or non competitive sport.
To be a role model inspiring children and adults alike.
Young girls need to see women can do
and have done, well in sport.
There is much about Women and Sport on these websites
Another interest for women especially is ensuring our urban communities stay safe places for all to enjoy at any time.
Taking part in the annual Reclaim the Night celebration,so that women can be free to be out at night,can be a positive experience for women and men.
The first Reclaim the Night rally took place in Rome in 1976
Marches followed in 1977 in West Germany. Women there demanded, "the right to move freely in their communities at day and night without harassment and sexual assault"
'Take Back the Night' marches in the USA were first held in 1978. In San Francisco over 5000 women from 30 states marched through the pornography district. These organised protests developed into campaigns such as Women Against Violence Against Women.
Star Power recommends these pages to Women of Power visitors