What you can do, NOW, for August 26th and the 2020 suffrage centennial!

August 18, 2019

August 26th each year is the women’s 4th of July. It’s when US women bring to public attention the long and difficult journey to win the right to vote. Next year, 2020, is the big year, the national observance of the 19th Amendment to the US Constitution. It’s going on all around us. WHAT’S THE […]

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Lets Rock the Cradle supports August 26th, Women’s Equality Day!

August 15, 2019

National Women’s Equality Day is August 26—the date the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution took effect in 1920, granting American women the right to vote. Drexel University’s Vision 2020 celebrates the anniversary of this historic milestone every year with its Toast to Tenacity™, in which people come together and raise their glasses in a […]

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How are you celebrating Inez Milholland’s birthday?

August 6, 2019

If you’re planning to celebrate Inez Milholland’s birthday on August 6th, get started now!

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Planning for 2020 suffrage centennial is on a roll…suffragents a hot topic!

April 12, 2019

The “suffragents” or men allies of the women’s suffrage movement are an important part of the story of the women’s movement first wave.

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2020 Centennial gaining momentum

April 6, 2019

Back when we got started on this project, few people ever heard of the opportunity to celebrate 100 years since the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the US Constitution. Some called it the “first wave” of the women’s rights movement. Others never heard of it. And still some today don’t even recognize it and […]

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Get the resources you need to spread the word about the 2020 suffrage centennial!

March 29, 2019

This is but one example of the many resources available on LetsRockTheCradle.com. Also, check out our Media Resources link. And a thank you to Robert P.J. Cooney, Jr. for their availability.  

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What are you planning for the August birthday of Inez Milholland?

March 22, 2019

A celebration of Inez Milholland’s birthday can be as simple as a private celebration where you take yourself out to dinner, share a social media post, invite friends and family over for a full-fledged event, or a fundraiser for your organization. It’s up to you, and with this heads up to August 2019, you can […]

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Keep moving forward toward the votes for women centennial in 2020!

March 15, 2019

Women Voters: In 2020 travel to celebrate 100 years of voting for the U.S. suffrage centennial! on Vimeo. Take advantage of the resources on LetsRockTheCradle.com Write, edit, and tell others about the 2020 suffrage centennial that is the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment to the US Constitution. Include a quote from Marguerite Kearns, the granddaughter […]

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During Women’s History Month, we spread the word about LetsRockTheCradle!

March 10, 2019

It’s not too early to be planning about spreading the word about 2020, the nation’s votes for women centennial. The 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment to the US Constitution is on its way. make August 26, 2020 your goal, but remember that you’ll have more attention showered on your event, program, or fundraiser if […]

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Artist Meneese Wall has Votes for Women cards and prints, plus more!

March 8, 2019

One way to celebrate Women’s History Month is to check out the cards and prints of artist Meneese Wall. Her image of Inez Milholland is one of many choices that deserve attention for special gifts and notes to write now and in the future. When Meneese started illustrating the first wave of the women’s rights […]

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