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  • Car Care Clinic for Women – Thomas Tire & Automotive – December 12th

    Join us for our quarterly Car Care Clinic for women.  WRC in partnership with Thomas Tire and Automotive will host this fun and informative workshop.  Learn the lessons you need to know in order to empower your car care decisions.  This workshop will be held on Tuesday December 12th from 5:30 to 7:00 pm at Thomas Tire on South Church Street.  The workshop is free and open to the public but we ask that you register!  Click here for more info and to register.

  • Holiday Gathering 2017 – December 11, 2017

    Our most popular event of the year!  All members of WRC are invited to attend the Holiday Gathering.  We will meet at the Alamance Arts Captain White house in Graham at 6:00 pm for an evening of food, fun, and fellowship.  We will have great food, wine and other beverages to sample while you shop at the Captain White House Holiday Shop! At 7:00 pm will will have our ornament exchange, where those who wish to participate bring a wrapped Christmas Ornament and we will swap and pick until everyone has a new keepsake for their tree.  The most flavorful part of the night is our Cookie Swap. Your bring 6 dozen of your favorite recipe and swap them for 5 dozen treats from fellow bakers!  This event is for members, but you are welcome to renew your membership at the door.  You may also bring a guest who is interested in joining.

    Follow this link for more information and to register!

     

  • Navigating the Healthcare Marketplace for 2018

    The WRC is happy to be hosting this workshop!  Catherine VonFange, a NC licensed health insurance agent will be available for 30 min. appointments to help you navigate the Healthcare Marketplace for 2018.  These appointments are free and there is no obligation. Appointments begin at 1:00 pm and will be scheduled every 30 min. until 4:30 pm.  Don’t miss this opportunity to evaluate your options!  Call for your appointment today!  336-227-6900

  • Breaking Up and Moving On

    Join us on Tuesday November 14th at 12:30 for a conference call with Attorney Whitney Stanley, as she answers your questions about child custody, separation, and divorce.  The call can be made from the privacy of your home, office or car.  There is no cost for this conference call, but we do ask that you contact our office to register.  We will provide you with the toll free number and access code when you call.  336-227-6900

  • Press Release: Finalists Announced for WRC Awards

    Finalists for the fourth annual Founders’ and Rising Star Awards have been announced by the Women’s Resource Center.

     

    The Center continues to break new ground in their quest to celebrate and support women. On Nov. 2, they will present the Annual Women’s Leadership Award at Leading the Way, an event honoring outstanding women in Alamance County.

     

    The Founders’ Award will be presented to a female leader who demonstrates the characteristics of the WRC’s founding members by contribution in the areas of philanthropy, community development and mentoring. The Rising Star Award will be presented to the most deserving nominee under the age of 40.

     

    From the nominations submitted, the following women have been selected as finalists for these awards: Cindy Brady, Nita Skillman, Lummy Barnes, Janine Patten-Coble, Ann Meletzke, Marti Asher, Doris Maxwell, Sherry Morris and Reagan Chandler Gural

     

    Tickets are still available for the awards dinner, which be held at First Presbyterian Church in Burlington. The event includes a delectable dinner catered by chefs from ACC’s Culinary Department, the awards ceremony and an inspiring message. Keynote speaker will be Alamance Achieves’ new executive director, Tyronna Hooker. She was named ABSS Teacher of the Year for 2010–2011 and N.C. Teacher of the year for 2011–2012. She has spent the last four years working for Teach for America and as adjunct education professor for N.C. Central University.

     

    Alamance Achieves is a nonprofit, community-wide collaboration founded in 2016 to achieve four main goals:

    • That every child is well, healthy and ready for school;
    • That every child succeeds in school;
    • That every student graduates, prepared for postsecondary learning; and
    • That every learner is on track to achieve his or her career goals.

     

    Individual tickets may be purchased for $55 each. For more information, contact the WRC at swatson@wrcac.org or 336-227-6900 or visit the website at www.wrcac.org.

     

  • 5000 Year Old Banana Split Recipe for Success!

    WRC is pleased to announce October’s workshop with Woman’s Advocate Leslie Flowers.  This month Leslie will share the secret to success and how to find the “cherries on top”  These dynamic and popular workshops will help you realize the fast track to success and help you be happy, healthy, and wealthy!  These workshops are free and open to everyone, but you must register!  Spaces fill up fast!  Click here to reserve your seat today!

  • Women Connecting Women – Career Management

    Starting on August the 8th we will begin our six session workshop on Women Connecting Women Career Management.  We will work together to map your journey, network with professionals, create LinkedIn accounts and build resumes.  Come out and participate in this dynamic workshop and “reach your career destination”! Click here for more information and to reserve your seat!

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  • Working Smart – Soft Skills for Workplace Success

    WRC is pleased to announce a new session of Working Smart.  David Grinstead from ACC will offer participants five modules of workplace practices to help you get the job you need and want and how to keep that job or even get promoted!  Join us as we discuss Self Awareness, Self Management, Work Ethics, Communication Skills and Problem Solving Skills. All classes are from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays.  Classes start June 6th and continue until June 29th. You can click this link to register  or call for more information.  336-227-6900

  • WWW June 2017 – Fashion Show by Sandy’s Consignment Boutique

    Join us for the season finale of Working Women’s Wednesday on June 28th at The Village of Brookwood as our models rock the runway with great fashions!

    Fun, networking, lunch and a great opportunity to see the latest summer fashions.  Clothes will be furnished by Sandy’s Consignment Boutique.

    Space is limited so reserve your seat today!    Click here to register!