Contribute Your Story To Help Women Celebrate National Women's History Month

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Women around the world are invited to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the National Women's History Month by submitting stories of women who made their mark on history.

Dana Point, CA, March 6, 2010 (PressReleasePoint) - March is National Red Cross month, National Irish-Heritage Month, National Nutrition Month and National Noodle but what women around the world are celebrating is the 30th anniversary of National Women's History Month.

In 1980, National Women's History Project was founded in Santa Rosa, California by Molly Murphy MacGregor, Mary Ruthsdotter, Maria Cuevas, Paula Hammett and Bette Morgan to broadcast women's historical achievements. The NWHP started by leading a coalition that successfully lobbied Congress to designate March as National Women's History Month, now celebrated across the land.

Today, the NWHP is known nationally as the only clearinghouse providing information and training in multicultural women's history for educators, community organizations, and parents-for anyone wanting to expand their understanding of women contributions to U. S. history. As their informative website proclaims: "Each time a girl opens a book and reads a womanless history, she learns she is worth less."-Myra Pollack Sadker

To celebrate this anniversary Eileen McDargh and Eunice Parisi-Carew have created the website at http://www.Lead-HER-Ship.com to celebrate the past, chart the present and explore the future for women leaders. Every day during March (and continuing throughout the year), this site will feature a different woman of "history". Keep in mind our definition of history: a story of the past that helps us understand the present--including our most personal and intimate present. We can't ignore the influence of our biological sisters as well as our soul sisters, the lessons of our mothers and grandmothers, the impact of known and little known women.

Visitors are encouraged to send tributes to the women from their history about women who didn't make it in the history books but should have.

About Eileen McDargh:

Since 1980, Hall of Fame speaker Eileen McDargh has helped Fortune 100 companies as well as individuals create connections that count and conversations that matter. Her book Gifts from the Mountain-Simple Truths for Life’s Complexities received the Benjamin Franklin Award™ as the outstanding gift book for 2008. Her other books include Talk Ain't Cheap...It's Priceless! Connecting in a Disconnected World, The Resilient Spirit: Heart Talk for Staying Rightside Up in a World That's Upside Down and Work For A Living Still Be Free To Live - Revised for the New Millennium (one of the first books to address the notion of balance and authentic work).

About Eunice Parisi-Carew

Dr. Eunice Parisi-Carew is an accomplished consultant, trainer and speaker. With a broad base of experience in many facets of leadership and organizational development, she has designed, directed, and implemented training and consulting projects for a number of top North American corporations, including Merrill Lynch, AT&T, Hyatt Hotels, Transco Energy Company, and the Department of Health, Education and Welfare. Her experience also includes several engagements in Mexico, Canada the UK and the Far East and Europe.

As a trainer, Eunice connects instantly with an audience. She exudes sincerity and knowledge and keeps people involved and interested. She is perceptive to a group’s needs and often is described as articulate, engaging and humorous.


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