Real Women Run is a collaborative nonpartisan initiative to empower women to participate fully in public life and civic leadership through elected political office at all levels, appointments to boards and commissions, participation in campaigns, and engagement in the political system.
Founded in 2011 at YWCA Utah, Real Women Run partners include Hinckley Institute of Politics at the University of Utah, Vision 2020, Salt Lake Community College, AAUW, League of Women Voters of Utah, Women Lawyers (Utah Bar Association), Utah Women and Leadership Project at Utah Valley University, Olene Walker Institute of Politics at Weber State University, Utah State University, Women’s Influence Center, Westminster College, Michael O. Leavitt Center for Politics & Public Service at Southern Utah University, Weber State University, current and former elected officials from major political parties, and community members. Real Women Run is a national network partner with the Rutgers Center for American Women and Politics.
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Real Women Run Fall Social
Truth in Leadership: Finding Truth In A Post-Truth Political Environment
Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 5:30-7:30pm at Log Haven (6451 Millcreek Canyon Rd, Salt Lake City, UT 84109)
This year’s Real Women Run Fall Social will explore the concepts of identity and truth. In our current political culture debate is often driven by emotion and appears disconnected from policy details. Join us in this conversation about what it means to be in a post-truth environment and how this affects Utah women stepping into leadership and politics. This is a free event.