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Free Lecture: Empowering Ourselves and Our Daughters
Date Monday February 16
Time 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location Details
Berkeley Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 1606 Bonita Ave, Berkeley, CA.
Event Type Speaker
Organizer/AuthorRachel Allen
Emailrachel [at]


Teacher, activist, author, media producer and therapist, Helen Grieco, will present a free lecture, “Empowering Ourselves and Our Daughters,” on Monday, February 16th, from 6:30pm to 8:30 pm at the Berkeley Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 1606 Bonita Ave, Berkeley, CA. Grieco will talk about how to increase personal safety, how to examine personal psychology, relationships, and attitudes about body image and finances. She invites all women to this event, and strongly encourages moms with their teenage daughters to attend. This event is free. For more information go to, email rachel [at], or call 877-SHE-4447.

Grieco is the founder of the SHE Institute, which trains women and girls to be safer, healthier, economically independent advocates and leaders. She founded "Defending Ourselves Self-Defense School," where she trained thousands of women and girls. She has more than twenty years experience as an individual and group counselor and was an active member of the National Organization for Women (NOW) for 25 years, including serving as the California president. She is an author and producer of educational media for women and girls.

Added to the calendar on Thursday Jan 29th, 2009 7:59 AM

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