I grow older, I am amazed at how fast time passes. The summer has flown
by, and here we are ready to start a new BWA year. As President, I
would like to challenge each of you to the following this year:
commitment to our wonderful organization. Renewal not in the form
of payment of your dues, but to our mission to acknowledge the
accomplishments of women and to provide support and encouragement for
professional development and community enhancement.
attending our monthly meetings. You will learn something new about the
community in which we live, or gain insight to assist your business with
the diverse speakers we have planned. In addition, you will be
able to network with our amazing members!
REACH OUT by
recruiting new members to the group. As with any organization, we need
to grow our membership. Invite at least one potential new member,
who is a woman in a position of leadership, to one meeting. If we each
secured a new member, the future of our organization would be
I look forward to seeing everyone at our first meeting on September 12, 2016, at Lenore's Table at The Global Grille.
Holly Eakin Moody
WELCOME BACK FROM SUMMER VACATION!
Mingle and catch up with your BWA sisters as we kick off the new season.
Vice Mayor Barbara Sharief
Vice Mayor Sharief will be speaking about the one cent sales tax initiative on November’s ballot.
Important Registration Details
Your on-line registration is very important to provide an accurate count. If you attend without registering OR you register and do not attend, you will be charged a fee.
you must cancel after Friday, September 9 or, if you
have questions about registration you must contact Debbi Hartman
at Browardwomensalliance@gmail.com or 954-483-3060
Sad news is better when shared:
is with a heavy heart and deep sorrow that our beloved BWA Chapter
Administrator, Debbi Hartman lost her loving husband, Donald Feiner to
cancer on July 4th. Those who knew about this, thank you ALL for your
support and prayers during his long illness.”
Anyone wanting to send Debbi condolences can do so at:
1067 SW 158th Way
Pembroke Pines, FL 33027-2251
dear friend and BWA member, Teresa B. Sjogren passed away in July as a
result of complications from a fall. The family requests expressions of
sympathy be made through contributions to the Broward College Foundation
in support of the Terresa B. Sjogren Endowed Scholarship fund she
created to help deserving students.”
SAVE THE DATE!!!
MONDAY OCTOBER 10th....6--9 PM
“ A CELEBRATION OF THE LIFE OF TERE SJOGREN”
WINE and CHEESE at THE NEW RIVER INN
reports that on August 10th, Pat Zeiler, Executive Director of the Fort
Lauderdale Historical Society and also a member of BWA, was the
presenter at a quarterly free Lunch & Learn for Seniors that VITAS
Healthcare (my company) and Fred Hunter’s Memorial Services
co-sponsor. Pat did a wonderful job speaking on Women Pioneers of
Broward County. She truly helped our attendees ‘Travel Back in
Time.’ It is just one example of how Broward Women’s Alliance members
support and promote each other. The audience complimented her talk
Publisher of BoomeTimes presented another successful Seniors Expo at a
new venue, Sunny Isles Beach in Miami-Dade the end of August. Remember
the name of Biana Pinchuck as she performed there for the Expo. At 3,
she is a child protegy, and has been playing the violin since she was 7
and singing opera since she was 9. Maybe we can convince her father to
bring her to one of our meetings?
“Live every day to its fullest! Care for each other! A big hug goes a long way!”
September 12 - Vice Mayor Barbara Sharief
October 10 - Laura Berger – Radical Sabbatical
November 14 - Ginger Martin – Freedom Climb
December 12 - Melissa Milroy - Holiday Gift Ideas
January 9 - Martha Lemasters – Apollo Space Program engineer & Author
February 13 - Where are They Now – scholarship recipients
March 13 - TBD
April 10 - TBD
May 8 - TBD
June 12 - TBD
*Speakers and topic's subject to change without notice