Women’s Equality Day commemorates the passage of the 19th Amendment in 1920 granting women the right to vote. It is celebrated nationally on August 26th. Each year LWV-Wake hosts a Women’s Equality Day celebration honoring women elected to public office. The event is LWV-Wake’s primary annual fundraising event. This year’s event will be on the evening of Thursday, August 22, 2019. More details will be announced in the next few weeks.