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WFW Fall Focus: Moving Women Forward in WNC

Where

Highland Brewing Event Center
12 Old Charlotte Highway
Asheville, NC 28803

When

September 23, 2019

Time

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Overview

The event features a panel discussion with Debra Campbell, City Manager of Asheville, Avril Pinder, Buncombe County Manager, and Jamie Laughter, Transylvania County Manager. The panelists will discuss issues they see impacting women in our region now and going forward with an emphasis on barriers to women's participation and county/city agenda items which address these issues. Topics to be discussed might include:

  • Healthcare
  • Aging Population
  • Income Disparity
  • Racial Disparity

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Young Professional Advisor Reception

When

September 26, 2019

Time

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Overview

Join CFWNC's Professional Advisory Committee and young professional advisors from across the region for a casual reception on the terrace on Thursday, September 26 from 5-7pm.

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Learning Links Grant Application Deadline

When

September 27, 2019

Time

5:00 pm

Overview

The Learning Links program offers grants up to $800 to public schools in order to provide "hands-on" creative learning projects to their students. The goal of this program is to increase students' enthusiasm for learning and staying in school, ultimately through graduation.

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Women for Women Letter of Intent Deadline

When

October 21, 2019

Time

5:00 pm

Overview

The 2020 Women for Women Grant Program promotes the Facilitation of Safe Living and Work Environments for Women and Girls: Addressing issues of violence against women and girls in Western North Carolina.

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