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In-Person Contact Helps Ensure Effective Communications

AWC Seattle members and guests engaged in an hour-long conversation with Sili Savusa, Executive Director of the White Center Community Development Association, at the May 23 program on “Ensuring Effective Communications with Communities of Color.” Sili provided her insights gained from more than 20 years’ experience dealing with cross-cultural coalition-building and community organizing for social justice […]

A Successful “Navigation”!

AWC Seattle and Women in Tech teamed up for an informative discussion of “Navigating the Intersection of Marketing and Technology.” The nearly 30 attendees enjoyed networking while noshing on tasty and hearty food provided by the evening’s host, TUNE. AWC Seattle sincerely thanks TUNE for their hospitality, and Women in Tech for their partnership, to create this successful […]

Report on Our Chapter’s 2016 Planning Forum

In the fall of 2016, the Seattle Chapter invited members and interested non-members to a forum on the Chapter’s future plans. Nearly 30 people attended and offered their insights into what they value from a professional association such as ours. The Chapter Board is working on determining how best to implement the key recommendations. We encourage our […]

A Lovely (and Successful!) Holiday Dinner & Auction

At the 2016 Holiday Dinner and Auction, AWC Seattle members and guests enjoyed learning about a local woman’s efforts to enhance girls’ education in Afghanistan, bidding on auction items to raise funds for scholarships for Washington state college students, and visiting with old friends and making new ones. Following spirited competition over dozens of gifts and goodies […]

AWC Seattle Annual Awards Dinner 2016

The sun came out and AWC Seattle members enjoyed the nice weather and good company at the Chapter’s 2016 Annual Awards Dinner on June 15, 2016. The 2015-2016 Chapter President, Sandy Martin, recapped the successes the Chapter enjoyed over the past year, particularly the well-attended Town Hall panel presentation featuring NPR’s Mara Liasson. Sandy also […]

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