The Cambridge Commission on the Status of Women (CCSW) is a City department whose purpose is to ensure equity for women and girls in all economic, social, political, and educational opportunities throughout the city.

Upcoming Events

Monday, June 3 5th Grade Girls Sports Day

9am   Danehy Park

Thursday, June 6 Consciousness-Raising: Menstrual Access and Equity

7–8:30pm   344 Broadway, Community Room
This is the menstruation education they didn’t teach you in school! Please join Mass NOW and the Cambridge Women’s Commission for a discussion on combating the stigma around menstruation.

Tuesday, June 18 Unpacking White Feminism: An evening with Rachel Cargle

5:30pm reception, 6pm program   Cambridge Public Library main branch auditorium, 449 Broadway
FREE, but must RSVP here. Hear from Rachel Cargle for her signature live lecture exploring the history of feminism through the lens of race. Uncover layers of unlearned details, revealing the problematic effects that white centered activism has had on the past and present state of the feminist movement. She leaves her audience with new knowledge, meaningful tools, and powerful action items toward a more intentional and inclusive feminism.

Please check back here for more upcoming events. Sign up for our mailing list (below) and visit us on Facebook.

more details: upcoming and recent events

Visit Cambridge Women’s Commission on Facebook Facebook

City of Cambridge seal