Wednesday, November 15, 2017 (Lunch)
TIME: 11:30 am – Bar opens; 12:15 pm – Lunch served; 1-2 pm – Presentation and Q&A
EVENT TYPE: Luncheon
Twenty-four young women from Columbia Heights Educational Campus (CHEC) will be guests of the Whittemore House Foundation as a part of the Young Women’s Leadership Project founded by the late Ruth Nadel to introduce young women to the Club and to public policy. The luncheon speaker will be Taleso Fecha of FAIR Girls, which was founded in 2003 to prevent exploitation of girls worldwide with empowerment and education. The CHEC high school is a unique globally themed bilingual campus established to prepare students for success in college and career. This lunch will give our student guests an opportunity to enjoy conversation with Club members to help them realize that learning and public engagement is a lifelong project.
PRICE: $25 Members; $30 Non-members (includes lunch); $10 Lecture only.