The mission of the American Business Women’s Association is to bring together businesswomen of diverse backgrounds and to provide opportunities to help themselves and others grow personally and professionally through leadership, education, networking support, and national recognition. President's Message:
October 2013 at national conference in Little Rock Arkansas, I accepted the chapter's Best Practices Level III award. I am honored and very proud of our chapter. We have accomplished this for two consecutive years!I am pleased to announce that our chapter awarded a scholarship to Savannah Henderson at our January meeting. We also received a $500 donation to our scholarship fund from United Community Bank!
You are invited to an Applebee's Flapjack Fundraiser Breakfast to support our chapter. Tickets are $7.00 each and are available now. Location: 1655 Hendersonville Rd., Asheville, NC, Saturday, April 5, 2014, 7:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Plans are beginning for our second annual Table Top Stroll with Champagne and Chocolate to be held on May 1, 2014. This fundraiser is a vendor showcase exhibition with shopping, networking, and chocolate! If you attended this event last year, you will surely want to be with us again in May. Additional information is located on our "events" page. Corporate sponsors and door prizes are needed. Exhibitor tables are $50 each and general admission is $25 each. Please contact us for tickets and vendor registration.
We meet monthly on the second Thursday of the month. Our next meeting will be held on March 13, 2014. Our program speaker will be Leslie Wilmont. She will speak on your image. Her program is titled: Personal Presence and Professional Impact.
Networking begins at 5:30 p.m.; meeting begins at 6:00 p.m., Crowne Plaza Resort, Resort Drive, Asheville, NC. The fee is $25.00 per person and includes dinner, a program speaker, and business meeting. Please RSVP at email: firstname.lastname@example.org
"Inspire and be inspired in ABWA"
Lucretia Piercy, President