National Council of Women's Organizations

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The National Council of Women's Organizations (NCWO) is an American non-profit umbrella organization of more than 100 women's organizations.[1] The organization has a membership of more than 11 million women.[2] In 2005, Susan Scanlan became the chair of NCWO.[3] Shireen Mitchell is the founding chair of the Media and Technology taskforce.[4]

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  1. ^ Whitaker, Lois Duke (2010). "Overview: History of Women's Public Leadership". In O'Connor, Karen. Gender and Women's Leadership: A Reference Handbook. SAGE Publications, Inc. p. 68. ISBN 9781412960830.
  2. ^ Sive, Rebecca (2013). Every Day is Election Day: A Woman's Guide to Winning Any Office, From the PTA to the White House. Chicago Review Press. p. 206. ISBN 9781613746622.
  3. ^ "Susan Scanlan, President". WREI Staff. Retrieved 21 December 2015.
  4. ^ "Shireen Mitchell". Women's Media Center. Archived from the original on 31 October 2015. Retrieved 21 December 2015.

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