GFWC held its First Virtual Annual Convention, “Remember The Rose.” Watch the welcome and then cheer for all of our 2020 Award winners. Watch the farewell addresses from 2018–2020 International President Mary Ellen Brock and 2018–2020 Director of Junior Clubs Trisha Schafer, as well as the inaugural address from 2020–2022 International President Marian St.Clair and a Welcome to Toronto video. The Virtual Convention concludes with a closing statement from 2018–2020 International President Mary Ellen Brock.
Consider gathering for a watch party, or have a Zoom watch party, or a conference call watch party!
Volunteers in Action: GFWC New Hampshire, GFWC Shorewood Woman’s Club (Wisconsin), GFWC Northborough Junior Woman’s Club (Massachusetts), GFWC Potpourri Glenwood and GFWC Starbuck (Minnesota), Taunton and Raynham Junior Woman’s Club (Massachusetts), GFWC Pocono Mountain Women’s Club (Pennsylvania), and GFWC Rhinelander Woman’s Club (WI)
If there is time in the day to lend a helping hand, Irene Iverson will do it. A member of two GFWC clubs and recent honoree of the One OC Spirit of Volunteerism Award for 2014, Irene has been an active leader in her community since she joined the Red Cross as a volunteer at 15.
Success For Survivors Scholarship
Each year, GFWC awards scholarships to help intimate partner abuse survivors obtain a post-secondary education that offers a chance to reshape their future by securing employment and gaining personal independence.
Oregon City Woman's Club
The Oregon City Woman's Club (Oregon) participated at the National Night Out on August 7 with a booth advertising their club.