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A Celebration to Honor Polly Williams - Shared screen with speaker view
Nataly Del Riego
09:07
Thank you for registering for "A Celebration to Honor Polly Williams".A Celebration to Honor Polly WilliamsWhen: Thursday May 20, 2021 from 12 to 1 PMWhere: Online, Virtual EventPlease submit any questions to: Kim_Marie@ncjustice.orgDate Time: May 20, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)Join from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android: Click Here to JoinPasscode: JusticeNote: This link should not be shared with others; it is unique to you.Add to Calendar Add to Google Calendar Add to Yahoo CalendarOr One tap mobileUS: +13017158592,,82398401265# or +13126266799,,82398401265#Or Telephone:Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):US: +1 301 715 8592 or +1 312 626 6799 or +1 929 436 2866 or +1 253 215 8782 or +1 346 248 7799 or +1 669 900 6833Meeting ID: 823 9840 1265International numbers available: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kdoKqpFBOg
North Carolina Justice Center
25:18
Thank you for joining us - we will start the program shortly.
Sorien Schmidt
36:13
So wonderful to see everyone on here! Such a Joy!
North Carolina Justice Center
36:39
We are recording today's event and will share in the next day.
Louisa Warren
36:55
++Sorien, what pure joy to see so many fierce and amazing leaders who have learned from and walked alongside Polly!
Rep. Cynthia Ball (she, her)
38:20
It truly is a great honor to be able to be with you all today to celebrate the lifetime of justice work by Polly Williams.
Monika Johnson-Hostler
41:35
++It truly is amazing to be in community to celebrate Polly.
Deborah Swain
42:40
Polly, great congrats. --Debbie and Jamie
Margaret Toman
44:44
Polly, thank you for your tenacious, passionate, strategic work over many years. This community is better because of your efforts. Kudos. And don't stop now!
Brenda Summers
44:59
Nicole thanks for those remarks and the pictures are great. Polly is amazing.
Debra A Tyler Horton
45:00
Great to see everyone - miss you ALL!
Rebecca Cerese
45:09
If you want to find out more about the Southerners for Medicaid expansion check out our website: https://southerners4medex.org/
Kim-Marie McLellan
46:52
Check out the latest from the Health Advocacy Project here: https://www.ncjustice.org/projects/health-advocacy-project/
Marian Westbrook
47:02
Polly, so glad I can participate. congratulations! Marian
Phyllis Nunn
48:23
Find out about the healthcare provisions in the American Rescue Plan and how they can help you get more affordable coverage: https://www.ncjustice.org/publications/how-the-american-rescue-plan-protects-your-health-care-coverage-and-your-out-of-pocket-costs/Find out all about COVID treatment and the uninsured here: www.ncjustice.org/CovidTreatmentUninsuredFind out about incentives to expand Medicaid in the American Rescue Plan: https://www.ncjustice.org/publications/a-healthy-wealthy-and-wise-decision-to-expand-medicaid-under-the-arp/Read our latest brief: https://www.ncjustice.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/HAP-BRIEF-ExpandMedicaid-One-in-a-Billion-Chance.pdf
barlow herget
50:23
Thank you Polly, from one of your neighbors and beneficiaries as your City Councillor. You are the epitome of what Thomas Jefferson had in mind when he said the highest title in America, citizen. Barlow Herget
Kathy Huffstetler
51:18
A hearty shout-out to Polly from your many friends and admirers at West Raleigh…Congratulations for your extraordinary accomplishments.
Tara Romano (she/her)
53:18
Thank you, Polly, for your tireless and longtime activism, including for the women and girls of NC - from the NC Women United board!
Catherine Meynardie
53:31
Congratulations, Polly, on both of these well-deserved honors! You make every setting you’re in better…including our circle at church. Grateful for you!
Nataly Del Riego
54:59
Congratulations!!
Hyun Namkoong
55:14
Congratulations Polly!
Debra A Tyler Horton
55:15
Congratulations Polly - we love you!
Nancy Shoemaker
55:37
Well deserved, Polly!
Phyllis Nunn
55:38
Congratulations, Polly!!!
Gailya Paliga/NC NOW
55:51
Congratulations Polly! You deserve all this!
Monika Johnson-Hostler
56:24
Congratulations
Louisa Warren
56:25
Yes Polly!!!
Marian Lewin
56:31
Congratulations. What deserved honors!
Susan Randolph
56:38
You are an inspiration to all! Thanks so much for your leadership and dedication to NC
Denny McGuire
56:49
Congratulations Poly, AAUW of Raleigh Wake joins in the good wishes!
Denny McGuire
57:30
O know better--Polly not Poly!
Martha Alexander
57:35
Congratulations and love to you, Polly!
Gailya Paliga/NC NOW
58:35
Supportive of NC NOW all these years as well <3
Nancy Shoemaker
58:58
NC Women United owes you so much, Polly!
Tara Romano (she/her)
59:35
Congratulations, Polly! We are so honored to be in this movement with you.
Quanta Dawn-Light
59:39
Congratulations Polly- so proud to know you. If you may remember me with my old name Faika- a friend of your daughter.
Laura Williams
01:00:10
congratulations grandma polly!!!!!! good work!
Deborah Swain
01:01:02
Polly, great love and congratulations. You set the bar high for us all! --Debbie and Jamie (not sure technology working earlier but cannot say congrats enough)
Kim-Marie McLellan
01:01:47
We will share all of these remarks with Polly following today's program.
Mary Bethel
01:04:04
Thank you Polly for all you have done to move the needle on aging issues in the state. Your efforts have touched the lives of many people in North Carolina.
Nicole Dozier
01:05:24
Polly, your family is blessed to have you and so have we, your advocacy family and of course the state of NC! I love you and am thankful for your mentorship.
Bill Lamb
01:07:00
Polly, thank you so much! You've set the bar for all of us who wanted a purpose in our retirement! You are such a good role model,
Hon. Elaine Marshall
01:07:24
Congratulations--you have been a roll model for advocacy for all of us. Tireless, faithful, knowledgeable, and articulate.
Hon. Elaine Marshall
01:08:02
Oops role model.
Denny McGuire
01:10:32
What a wonderful program. So happy to see so many friends saluting Polly!
Debra A Tyler Horton
01:11:56
My heart is full for you Polly - tears of JOY!
Nataly Del Riego
01:12:13
Thank you so much Polly! :) You've truly paved the way.
Verla Insko
01:12:37
So well deserved Polly.
John Williams
01:13:12
Thanks very much everyone for honoring my Mom.
Nicole Dozier
01:13:30
Thank you Everyone!
Janet Nichols
01:13:40
Dear Polly. Congratulations! I was so honored to work with you at NC Equity.
Debra A Tyler Horton
01:13:47
Thanks for sharing your Mom with us.
Sorien Schmidt
01:14:08
Thank you Nicole and team! Congratulation Polly! I have to hop off but love you!
Tara Romano (she/her)
01:14:28
So well deserved, Polly!
Sharon Evans
01:14:33
Polly it is a pleasure to be associated with you and to continue your legacy in women’s advocacy and health equity. Thank you so much
Sarah Preston
01:14:38
Congratulations!
Charnessa Ridley
01:14:47
Congratulations! So well deserved
William Rowe
01:15:03
Congratulations Polly!
Heather Burkhardt
01:15:07
Congratulations, Polly!
Holly Knox
01:15:10
Polly, you are such an inspiration! Thrilled to know you!
Carol Atwood
01:15:10
Mom, we are proud of you!! Well done!
Louisa Warren
01:15:25
Polly, thank you for being such a model of in service leadership--fierce but gentle in your mentorship of so many people along the way, including me! Cherish our times together doing work at the Justice Center and with NC Women United, love you/appreciate you!
Filiz Durmaz
01:15:26
So proud of you Polly , thank you for being such an amazing role model
Ellen Leff
01:15:39
Congratulations! You are an amazing inspiration, Your daughter Ellen.
Michael Grimwood
01:15:56
Congratulations, Polly, for work well done. Thank You!
Nataly Del Riego
01:15:57
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Joyce Pollack
01:15:59
Wonderful program and you deserve all the accolades. I so enjoyed working with you in AAUW and elsewhere. You will remember me as Joyce Gad before I became Joyce Pollack.
Nataly Del Riego
01:16:09
Find out about the healthcare provisions in the American Rescue Plan and how they can help you get more affordable coverage: https://www.ncjustice.org/publications/how-the-american-rescue-plan-protects-your-health-care-coverage-and-your-out-of-pocket-costs/Find out all about COVID treatment and the uninsured here: www.ncjustice.org/CovidTreatmentUninsuredFind out about incentives to expand Medicaid in the American Rescue Plan: https://www.ncjustice.org/publications/a-healthy-wealthy-and-wise-decision-to-expand-medicaid-under-the-arp/Read our latest brief: https://www.ncjustice.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/HAP-BRIEF-ExpandMedicaid-One-in-a-Billion-Chance.pdf
Ayse Durmaz
01:17:43
Congratulations Polly! You’ve been a driver and a part of so many achievements! Such an honor to be your granddaughter.
Quanta Dawn-Light
01:18:54
Hi Ayse and Filiz- so proud of your grandma
Evelyn Durmaz
01:19:39
A wonderful event for our Mom! Thank you to everyone. I'm sure all of us are feeling challenged right now to get out and volunteer!
Katherine Rick-Miller
01:19:56
We are so grateful for you and inspired by you! From your pair of Pastors at West Raleigh!
Deborah Swain
01:20:03
Shout out to you, Anne Mackie. Ready for more ERA work.... = Debbie Swain
Gailya Paliga/NC NOW
01:20:20
For ERA work, follow ERA-NC Alliance.
Ayse Durmaz
01:20:22
Good to see you here Faika
Gailya Paliga/NC NOW
01:20:42
We are on standby to go to the Legislative Building to push to ratify ERA in the state once we get movement at Federal level.
Gailya Paliga/NC NOW
01:20:57
era-NC.org
Deborah Swain
01:22:20
Greetings, Bill Lamb. (I sent private message too...)
Charnessa Ridley-NCWU
01:22:35
Yes she has! Thank you also, Nancy
Nancy Shoemaker
01:24:11
Polly, my mother sends greetings!
Quanta Dawn-Light
01:24:44
Thank you so much for organizing this amazing program for a very worthy human being. Thank you Poly for being a role model for all of us.
Carol Atwood
01:25:25
Thank you all for a wonderful tribute to my mom!
Nataly Del Riego
01:25:58
Thank you Carol! :)
Nancy Shoemaker
01:27:21
Polly was "intersectional" before it was cool.
Deborah Swain
01:28:07
AND SEE POLLY FOR GREAT BOOKS TO READ111
Deborah Swain
01:28:31
!!!
Deborah Swain
01:29:06
Thanks, Kim=Marie