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2015 Spring Conference
|SIOW Members attending the 2015 Spring Conference:
Sue Strain, Teri Pritichett, Mary Dunivan, newly elected South Atlantic Region Board Member, Sparkle Raymond, and Governor-Elect, Deborah Mackes
|First Time Attendee, SIOW member, Teri Pritchett
||Nofa Elias (right)
with her family. Nofa is SIOW Live Your Dream Award 2016 winner
and recipient of second place, $3000 award for education from the South
Atlantic Region (SAR) level of Soroptimist International. She was entered to win the $10,000 scholarship at the Federation Level.
Dream It, Be It Workshop & Luncheon
|SAR Dream It, Be It chair, Johann Drescher|
The goal of the new Soroptimist global program Dream It, Be It: Career Support for Girls is that through education and access to role models, girls will be empowered to pursue their career goals and reach their full potential.
A special workshop and luncheon was held on Saturday, August 29, 2015 at Bonefish Grill in Woodbridge. 29 club members and guests from SI Alexandria, SI Manassas, SI Mid Atlantic On LIne, SI Raleigh, and SI Woodbridge attended this meeting.
Dream It, Be It Chair, Johann Dretchen (SI Upper Montgomery County)
lead this informative discussion, and took the group through the
sections of curriculum to see how the program could be implemented.
Johann did a wonderful job of explaining the program, so much so that
members and guests left the meeting receptive to take on this new
to see our Dream It, Be It flyer for the meeting click here and check out some os our pictures below
|Johann Dretchen and SAR Governor, Robin Davis||group picture of attendees||SI Woodbridge member, Karen Baker|
2014 Spring Conference
With nine members in attendance at the South Atlantic Region Spring Conference 2014, SI Woodbridge once again took home the Bennie Mendelson silver bowl for having the highest percentage of club members present. Pictured front to back and left to right: Debbie Mackes, Laura Jones, Fay LeSane, Ginny Dempsey, Mary Dunivan, Mary Harrison, Sue Strain, Sparkle Raymond and Pamela Wright. Go to the photo gallery tab to see more.