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national-park-service-logo Supporting the Rosie the Riveter WWII / Home Front National Historical Park — Richmond, CA

Rosie The Riveter Trust

As the U.S. faced a new and daunting challenge of a global war in the 1940s, people on the home front came together as never before. The stories of their struggles, which broke barriers and shaped many of today’s best social innovations, chart a path for new vision today.

Rosie the Riveter is a reminder to all of us to try new things, test our limits, and believe in ourselves and others. These tales of dedication and courage can inspire us!

rosie-the-riveterAn unusual urban national park, the Rosie the Riveter/WWII Home Front National Historical Park is located on the waterfront in Richmond, CA. It is the flagship national park for telling stories of the home front efforts across the United States. Park sites you can visit include the Oil House Visitor Center, the Rosie the Riveter Memorial, the historic Ford Assembly plant, Maritime Childcare Center, and more. Visit us and learn!

Help Make History at the Rosie Rally!

Rosie the Riveter Trust wants YOU to help us break the Guinness World Record for Most Women and Girls of ALL AGES dressed as Rosie the Riveter!

Join us from 1 to 3 PM on Saturday, August 15. Women and girls can help us break the current record of 776 Rosies, and everyone can help us by volunteering at the event!

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Thank You to Our Rosie's Girls Sponsors!

At the end of a terrific summer of learning trade skills such as carpentry and metal work, and building inner strength in a We Can Do It! environment, thirty middle-school girls and friends and family enjoyed a fabulous culmination ceremony on July 26, 2014. Rosie’s Girls celebrated its sixth annual session by providing full scholarships to the girls accepted in this summer’s program. this summer. As program leader Lucien Sonder noted, the program “bring(s) the legacy of the original Rosies into the next generation by keeping that ‘We can do it’ spirit and enabling girls to push beyond their limits.”

Click here to read more about Rosie’s Girls and to thank our generous sponsors!

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Rosie the Riveter Trust (ID # 94-3335350) — PO Box 71126, Richmond, CA 94807-1126 — (510) 507-2276