Branch Programs

 

A GATEWAY to CULTURAL FULFILLMENT…  

BRANCH PROGRAMS

Held at Grove United Methodist Church [unless otherwise noted]
              490 West Boot Road    West Chester, PA 19380
Subject to change to Zoom due to CoVid conditions.

2022-2023 Program Topics and Speakers

Wednesday
September 14, 2022
6:30 pm

A (Re)-Introduction to Our Branch: 
Learn about the history of the scholarships, awards, and special programs that our chapter offers

Wednesday
October 12, 2022

7 pm

Workforce Support Programs offered by the Central Baptist Community of Wilmington, DE
Rev. Terrence Keeling, President and CEO of Central Baptist Community will share how their Agency’s Development, Housing and Nutrition Programs  open doors for women to achieve their career goals and attain life milestones.

Wednesday
November 9, 2022

7 pm

Training Educators in Developing Nations and War Zones
Steve Swymer, former Principal in the Great Valley School District will share reflections and stories about the training of educators in developing nations and war zones and the importance of these schools in providing hope to families who have lost everything.

TBA

HOLIDAY PARTY

Wednesday
January 11, 2023
7 pm

ZOOM
The Use of Artificial Intelligence in Hiring
Lori Andrews, Distinguished Professor of Law at IIT Chicago-Kent College and Director of IIT’s Institute for Science, Law and Technology will explain how the use of AI is changing hiring practices and how its use disadvantages women.

Saturday
February 11, 2023
10:00 am

Pot Luck Brunch and Virtual Walking Tour of West Chester
Jennifer Green, Director of Education at Chester County History Center, will provide a presentation that covers the homes, businesses and lives of the women that shaped West Chester from colonial times to the present.

Wednesday
March 8, 2023
7 pm

Volunteers in Medicine 
Marie Frey, VP of Operations for Community Volunteers in Medicine will provide information about the agency and how their wide range of medical care serves the low income community and helps keep low income people in the work force.

Wednesday
April 12, 2023
7 pm

Diversity and Bayard Rustin   
Kenneth Winston, Executive Director of the Charles A. Melton Arts & Education Center, will delve into the life and career of West Chester’s own Bayard Rustin, an African American leader in social movements for civil rights, socialism, nonviolence, and gay rights.


Wednesday
May 10, 2023
Annual
Banquet (TBA)

*** THE ANNUAL MEETING***

            


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