York County Federation of Democratic Women to have guest speaker


The York County Federation of Democratic Women at its next meeting will feature guest speaker Casey Kenney, who is the district organizer for Pennsylvania Competes.

Lunch is scheduled to begin at 11:30 a.m., and the program is expected to start at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday at Meadow Hill Restaurant, 2935 East Prospect Road.

Pennsylvania Competes is a nonprofit organization and advocate for the passage of the Pennsylvania Fairness Act, which would update

Pennsylvania's nondiscrimination law to include protections for homosexual and transgender people across the state.

The group will also take nominations for officers for the election, which will be held during its November meeting.

For more information or to get involved with Pennsylvania Competes, email Kenney at ckenney@pacompetes.org.

For information about the upcoming meeting, contact Alana Haag at 717-244-5046 or alana.haag@comcast.net or visit the federation's website, yorkdemwomen.org. Meetings hosted by the York County Federation of Democratic Women are open to the public, and the group's members are encouraged to invite friends and family.