Event – October 30, 2016
The Worcester County Commission for Women in conjunction with The Friends of the WCCW will be celebrating some extraordinary Worcester County women at a special Tea to honor “GEMS” on Sunday, October 30, 2016 from 2:00-4:00 pm at Dunes Manor Hotel in Ocean City. The event takes place from 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm. Event information forthcoming. This tea captures the history of Worcester County and its special women. The Special women for 2016 are Vicki Nock of Berlin, Barbara Purnell of Berlin, Ann Coates of Snow Hill and Annette Wallace of Pocomoke.
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Event – October 15, 2016
Financial Planning Workshop for Women
The Worcester County Commission for Women invites you to attend the Suddenly Single workshop on Financial Planning to be held at the Community Church at Ocean Pines located at 11227 Racetrack Road in Berlin, on Saturday, October 15, 2016 from 10am-1pm.
The keynote address by Christine Selzer of Merrill Lynch will discuss smart uses of your money. Panel presentations on three topics will be presented: Legal Issues by Cynthia MacDonald of MacDonald Law Office; Credit Issues by Marian Bickerstaff, Retired SVP & Lending Officer; Fraud Issues by Roxanne Gabrielson of PKS & Company.
To register for this workshop, call Cynthia Roman at 240-882-2950 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. A $5.00 registration fee payable to FWCCW should be mailed to Cynthia Roman, 28 Watertown Road, Berlin MD 21811. Please register by October 8th.
The “Suddenly Single” initiative is open to all coping with the loss of a partner’s support through illness, death, separation or divorce. For information about Suddenly Single, contact Beverly Thomas at email@example.com or 410-641-8299.
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FOR IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE
Contact: Diane McGraw
Publicity, Worcester County Commission for Women & The Friends
410-208-2569 (h) or 410-707-6521 (c)
August 29, 2016
Women’s Education Raffle
In support of raising funds for the Worcester County Commission for Women initiative called “Empowering Women Scholarship, “ the Friends of the Women’s Commission, a 501(c) (3) organization, are selling a limited number of raffle tickets at $25 for a chance to win cash and gas cards.
Every month between October and December 2016, four $50 gas cards and two checks of $250 each will be presented to six winners. You can win as many times as your ticket is drawn. The award of a scholarship(s) will be presented in May 2017.
To purchase raffle tickets, contact Michelle Bankert 410-213-1162 or Eloise Henry-Gordy at 443-235-3214.