The mission of the WE-RRT is to celebrate, empower and protect the women of Lancaster so they can achieve their greatest wellness and potential, by publicly supporting women’s allies and advancements, advocating for legislation that impacts female health and safety, educating about issues that affect women and increasing the representation of women in government by supporting them to run for office.


  • Fight for equity in opportunity and wages
  • Support women to get more seats at the table in government, education, business and anywhere else they want to lead
  • Defend Planned Parenthood and preserve Roe v. Wade
  • Bring awareness to domestic violence and champion protection services

Upcoming Meetings and Events:

Domestic Violence Forum

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Emerald Foundation, 2120 Oregon Pike, Lancaster, PA 17601

Our next Planning Meeting is Saturday, May 20th at 1:30 pm at “The Underground”, 53 N. Duke St., Lancaster


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