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September 2008



Growth, Golf and Global Good

Join NAWBO in pursuit of the three "G's" – Growth, Golf, and Global Good – at Go for the Greens, a two-day event at Disney's BoardWalk Resort September 19-20. This business development conference designed especially for women entrepreneurs will include procurement, matchmaking, and educational sessions, along with a golf tournament for players of all levels and best practices on sustainable business. Early Bird Registration $195 until August 20, 2008 ($250 after August 20)!
Register now for this can't-miss event! 




    We Decide! WIPP 2008 Annual Conference, Washington, DC, September 8-9 Join with WIPP members and our strategic partners as we present to Congress the Women Business Owners’ Economic Blueprint. Click here for program information. Click here to register. In 1776, 56 Men signed the Declaration of Independent.  Now it is Your Turn.  Add your name to the Economic Blueprint.

For more information, contact Jason Lalak, jlalak@wipp.org.



Events July 2008


Women Impacting Public Policy  

WIPP – Supplier Diversity Teleconference Roundtable Wednesday, July 16 – 12pm EDT / 9am PDT Kathy Homeyer, Director for the UPS Supplier Diversity Programand one of the most respected voices in the Supplier Diversity Community, will discuss supplier diversity and how to make it work for your company. Register Here

NOW National Conference: 2008

July 18-20, 2008

Hyatt Regency Bethesda
One Bethesda Metro Center (7400 Wisconsin Ave),
Bethesda, MD 20814
Special NOW rates until June 30

Register Today!

Speakers and Honorees Include:
Mónica AlemánMarie CoccoDr. Yakin ErtürkDr. Erika FalkJehmu GreeneBarbara HillaryPatricia IrelandCarol JenkinsLilly Ledbetter

Latina Entrepreneurs: Raising The Bar
Friday, July 11, 2008
Bahia Hotel & Resort
998 West Mission Bay Drive
San Diego, Ca. 92109

Learn More

March 2008

Keynote Speakers; Naomi Judd, Bonnie St. John, Janet Bray Attwood
For Registration and Information click here

International Women’s Day
In honor of International Women's Day White House Project President Marie Wilson will join Rep. Lois Capps, Co-Chair of the Congressional Caucus for Women's Issues and Anders B. Johnsson, Secretary-General of the Inter-Parliamentary Union for the launching of Women in Politics, the Year in Review:  Global Trends & Perspectives and World Map of Women in Politics 2008 A program of The Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) in conjunction with The Congressional Human Rights Caucus

Wednesday, March 5, 2008
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Capitol Hill, Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2255

For further information please call the IPU office at 212 557 5880 (New York), or the Congressional Human Rights Caucus at 202 225 5021.


Women’s Art: Women’s Vision Celebration
New York, New York
March 28 – 29, 2008

Come Join the NWHP in celebrating National Women’s History Month and in recognizing our 2008 Honorees in special events in New York City on March 28 and 29, 2008. On Friday, March 28, the 2008 Honorees will be recognized at a High Tea held from 2:00 to 5:00 at the Puck Building, 295 Lafayette Street in New York City.  Doors open at 1:30. Women’s Art Women’s Vision
A Gala exhibition and art sale will be on view from 5PM until 9PM, featuring a special preview from 5PM to 6PM for collectors, curators, critics and the general public. A.I.R.'s first Gala is the highlight of a series of events celebrating women in the arts during National Women's History Month. The centerpiece of the Gala is a retrospective of artists who have exhibited work at A.I.R. Gallery over the past 36 years. Works by the artists who have not shown at A.I.R. but have actively supported our mission over the years will also be on view.

On Saturday, March 29, 2008, the National Women’s History Project is sponsoring a special Women's Art Brunch and Bus Tour.  From noon until 2:30, we will host a brunch at the Pen and Brush Club, 16 E 10th Street , NYC, which was established in 1894 and is the oldest women’s art club in New York City. The Brunch program will include a presentation by Molly Murphy MacGregor, executive director and co-founder of the National Women’s History Project discussing the founding of National Women’s History Month. Robert P.J. Cooney, Jr., author of Winning the Vote: The Triumph of the American Suffrage Movement, will give a brief multi-media presentation on Women’s Art and the Woman Suffrage Movement. A booksigning will follow. At 2:30 a bus will leave from the Pen and Brush Club for the Brooklyn Museum to see The Dinner Party.  The bus will return to the Pen and Brush Club at 5:00.
Tickets for these wonderful celebrations of Women’s Art: Women’s Vision are now available in our webstore. 
National Women’s History Project



Gala Event to Honor Rising Stars Among Women Business Leaders
March 14, 2008 at Beverly Hilton Hotel.

The Los Angeles chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO-LA) and the Enterprise Institute of NAWBO-LA announced today that they will host the 22 nd Annual NAWBO-LA Leadership and Legacy Awards Luncheon on Friday, March 14, 2008 from 11:00 a.m. to 2.00 p.m. at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
The National Association of Women Business Owners® (NAWBO®) is the voice of America's 10.6 million women-owned businesses, and the only dues-based national organization that represents the interests of all women entrepreneurs across all industries. The National Association of Women Business Owners—Los Angeles (NAWBO-LA) has distinguished itself as one of the organization's leading and innovative chapters since its visit www.nawbola.org or contact NAWBO-LA CEO Helen Han at (213) 622-3200 or info@nawbola.org.


Equal Employment, Affirmative Action, and Diversity Conference

March 26
Greenbelt, Maryland
In an effort to inform employers of the rapid changes in today’s workforce, HR Anew, a Columbia, Md.-based human resource management and consulting firm, will host an Equal Employment, Affirmative Action, and Diversity Conference this spring.  Entitled, “Anew Workforce of the Future Is Rising,” the conference will be held March 26, 2008 from 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., at Martin’s Crosswinds located in Greenbelt, Maryland.

The conference fee is $175 for early registration through Feb. 25; and $225 beginning Feb. 26 through the day of the event.  To register for the event or for more information about the conference visit HR Anew online or call its corporate offices at 410-381-5220. 
Between 250 to 300 key decision makers in the areas of EEO, affirmative action, diversity, human resources, training, and legal are expected to attend from government, corporate, and non-profit organizations.

Past Events

February 2008


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