Working Women’s Wednesday: Upcoming Events
Read about and register for upcoming sessions below
- September 2017 WWW – Rachel Parker & Bria Miller
Women’s Resource Center is excited to welcome Rachel Parker and Bria Miller. Rachel and Bria both work in the arena of Human and Sex Trafficking. Rachel is Program Manager for World Relief in High Point and Bria is a Victim Advocate and Youth Services Director with Alamance For Freedom. Let’s learn how we can help end the cycle of suffering and help build sustainable communities. For more info or to register, click here.
- August 2017 WWW – Kathy Hykes, 2016 Founders Award Winner
Working Women’s Wednesday is kicking off our 2017 – 2018 season with Kathy Hykes, our Leading the Way 2016 Founders Award Winner! Kathy has a long history of service in Alamance County. She serves on the Burlington City Council and has also served on the Burlington City Board of Education. Kathy is a compassionate leader who cares deeply for her community. Join us as Brooke Barnett Ph.D. from Elon leads the discussion as our moderator. We look forward to seeing you there! Click here to register!
- 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!
- WWW May 24th : Courtney Tellefsen
Join us for WWW on Wednesday May 24th at The Village of Brookwood as Courtney Tellefsen speaks to us about her company The Produce Box. Hear how Courtney turned her desire to feed her family fresh and nutritious meals into one of the fastest growing companies in America. Courtney’s company provides it’s members fresh local produce and specialty items.
- WWW April 2017: Marena Groll
Join us for WWW on Wednesday April 26th at The Village at Brookwood as speaker Marena Groll educates us on the state of equality for women in North Carolina. Marena is a dynamic grassroots activist, community organizer, feminist speaker, writer and columnist. She is an ardent advocate for the ERA. Join us as Marena discusses women in North Carolina and how we can gain empowerment and secure our rights. Click here to register!
- March WWW – India Cain
Join us for networking, lunch and an awesome guest speaker. Local artist, musician and small business owner, India Cain. Come out and hear about India’s passion for the arts and her creative pursuits. India is a singer – songwriter with roots in classical, folk, blues and bluegrass. Her art includes jewelry and collage and she also has a candle-making business “Applewood Cottage Candles” Don’t miss this fun and inspiring talk! Follow this link to register!
- February WWW Speaker – Cynthia D. Fair LCSW, Dr.P.H.
Join us in February as we learn about the unique challenges of being born HIV positive. Cynthia Fair is a professor at Elon University and she is the coordinator of Public Health Studies. Her talk will chronicle the transition of perinatally-acquired HIV in the United States from a disease of certain death to a chronic illness. Our event will be at the Village at Brookwood and we look forward to seeing you there.
- WWW January 18th 2017: Rett Davis
We are opening our WWW series for 2017 with local columnist and gardening expert, Rett Davis.
Please join us at our new location: The Village at Brookwood in their Gathering Place Room.
Join us on Wednesday November 16th for speaker Leslie Flowers. Leslie will be helping us Navigate the Wage Gap…know our value and ask for what we deserve, and Get Paid!!
- Valda Ford – October 26th
Join us on Wednesday Oct 26 for speaker, author and CEO Valda Ford. Learn more and register now.