“Change the World: Invest in Women and Girls” with Catherine Bertini at Barrington’s White House

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Who & What

Barrington’s White House is back with their Fall 2021 Cultural Season of events and is excited to have the Barrington community back at Barrington’s White House!

Catherine Bertini, an accomplished leader in international organization reform and a powerful advocate for women and girls, will describe the pivotal role that women play in families and communities in the Global South and how, if they had more legal, educational, and societal opportunities, they could lead more significant positive change in virtually every field.  As the chair of the board of the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN), Catherine Bertini has a distinguished career improving the efficiency and operations of organizations serving poor and hungry people in the United States and around the world.

Where & When

This event is entirely in-person on the 3rd Floor Ballroom of Barrington’s White House. No virtual tickets are available.

Click here to register for the event. Tickets are limited and are $30 each.

All Fall 2021 events at Barrington’s White House are live on their website and the 365Barrington Calendar.

More to Know

Dr. Coughlin was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Shedd Aquarium in 2016. Under her leadership, Shedd has welcomed nearly 10 million aquarium guests, diverted over 21,000 pounds of plastic from lakes and rivers, and published more than 100 research papers. A nature lover and scientist both at heart and by training, Dr. Coughlin is passionate about animal life in oceans, rivers and lakes. Her commitment to Shedd’s mission of sparking compassion, curiosity and conservation for the aquatic animal world extends well beyond the walls of Shedd Aquarium. Free wine and beer offered.

About Barrington’s White House

Completely restored in 2015 to mark the Village of Barrington’s Sesquicentennial celebration, Barrington’s White House at 145 W. Main Street is now a community and cultural center featuring regular performances and events. The elegant and historically significant property is also available to rent for weddings, galas, and corporate meetings. For more about the Barrington White House’s history and to view their calendar of upcoming events, visit BarringtonsWhiteHouse.com.

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