Nominate Frances E. Willard to be on the United States Quarter
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The United States Mint will be issuing five new quarter-dollar coins over a four-year period (2022-2025). They are asking for recommendations of prominent American women.
We are asking you to recommend Frances E. Willard.
Please click here to fill out the recommendation form. Here is information you will need to fill out the form.
Name: Frances Elizabeth Caroline Willard or Frances E. Willard
Year of Birth: 1839
Year of Death: 1898
Fields: Woman suffrage, temperance, social and dress reform, education, writing, speaking, community organizing
Reason for inclusion: Under her leadership the Woman's Christian Temperance Union (WCTU) became the largest and most powerful woman's organization in the world and it is the oldest (nearly 150 years) continuous woman's organization. Willard built the WCTU into a force for wide-ranging reforms under her "Do Everything Policy", including woman suffrage, social justice, and world peace.
Submissions will be accepted through June 30, 2021 at 11:59
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