QVC gives Girl Scouts 25,000 'Women' DVDs

Film narrated by Annette Bening profiles female senators

To mark the 2009 Celebration of International Women's Day, QVC is teaming with the Creative Coalition and Screen Media's Spotlight Initiative project to present 25,000 DVD copies of the documentary "14 Women" to the Girl Scouts. The film, narrated by Annette Bening, profiles the 14 female senators in the 109th Congress.

" '14 Women' gives us an inspiring and timely new way to help fulfill the leadership mission that has sustained Girl Scouting for 97 years," said Laurie Westley, vp public policy, advocacy and the research institute for Girl Scouts of the USA.

Added Robin Bronk, executive director of the Creative Coalition: "This project is a terrific example of how we all can work together to invest time and resources to serve the next generation of America's leaders. It is a 'perfect storm' of corporate America and the entertainment industry, partnering with nonprofit to foster a better future."
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