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The JW Marriott Austin hotel brings an unparalleled upscale hotel experience to downtown Austin. Situated in the heart of the city, the sprawling urban resort features the largest guest rooms in Austin, TX with floor to ceiling windows, seven bars, three restaurants, Starbucks, the posh Spa by JW, the brand new Edge Pool Bar & Cabanas, and the ever-popular Burger Bar, a food truck without wheels. JW Marriott Austin is a 2018 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award winner and just steps from the best attractions and entertainment options Austin has to offer—including the Sixth Street Entertainment District, South by Southwest Music Conference and Festival, Austin City Limits Music Festival, University of Texas, and the Texas State Capitol. Book your room.
Both self-park and valet parking are available at the JW Marriott Austin. Daily Parking Fees:
$45.00 Valet Parking with in/ out privileges
Just 7.5 miles and an easy 15 minutes from downtown, Austin-Bergstrom International Airport offers direct flights from dozens of cities in North America. Bonus: you can catch live performances daily at several stages around the airport!
GFWC Illinois is pleased to have Trisha Schafer serve as the 2018-2020 GFWC Director of Junior Clubs. Trisha has been a GFWC member for 29 years. She was first a member of the Nebraska Federation in a General Club where she served as Vice President and President from 1989-1990. At the same time, she belonged to a state-wide Junior Club. Trisha served as the Junior Public Relations Chair at the Nebraska State Level from 1990-1991.
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.
The Rochester Junior Women's Club
The Rochester Junior Women’s Club (Michigan) was established in 1956 with 16 members, and today has over 70 members that always come together to support one another. The club chooses three or four major charities to support and several smaller ones, donating approximately $30,000 each year. In total since its inception, the club has provided more than 1 million hours of community service, and raised more than $928,000 to support their community!