2019 WRWF Winter Education Forum Announcement

By December 29, 2018 January 5th, 2019 Press

The Wood River Women’s Foundation Education Committee is excited to announce that the speaker for our annual Winter Education Forum will be Teresa Younger, President and CEO of the Ms. Foundation for Women. Founded in 1973 by a handful of women including Gloria Steinem and Marlo Thomas, the Ms. Foundation for Women is the first and oldest women’s foundation in the U.S. and is focused on building women’s collective power. Teresa’s talk,“Be The Kind of Woman . . .” will be inspirational and challenge us all to start each day recognizing the power and possibility it holds.

Wood River Women’s Foundation Winter Education Forum

Speaker: Teresa Younger, President & CEO, Ms. Foundation for Women

Thursday, February 7, 6pm at The Community Library

No entry charge. Open to the public. Open seating.

Ms. Younger is a renowned thought leader, strategist, advocate and amplifier on issues affecting the lives of women and their communities. She has been named one of the “50 Most Powerful Women in Philanthropy” by Inside Philanthropy, and her contributions and expertise to the nonprofit and social justice arenas are widely recognized. She is a regular presence in the national media including NPR, USA Today, New York Times, MSNBC, Elle Magazine and more.

Please be sure to mark February 7 on your calendar for this forward-leaning, inspirational talk. The Winter Forum is our main educational event intended to raise our collective giving expertise, and to further our work of creating a culture of philanthropy among ourselves and throughout the Wood River Valley.

WRWF Members-Only Sponsorship Opportunity

This year the Education and Sponsorship Committees are offering a unique opportunity for WRWF members to sponsor the Winter Education Forum  featuring our renowned speaker, Teresa Younger. This limited invitation is designed to allow you to show your support of both the WRWF’s Education Program and the important message Teresa will deliver about the power of women working collectively. As a bonus, you’ll also receive a bit of recognition! 

$250 for individual WRWF members

$400 for WRWF member businesses

Contributions are tax-deductible

Sponsorship benefits include: 

  • An invitation for two to a private Meet & Greet with Teresa from 4:30-5:30 on Feb. 7th (prior to the talk)
  • Reserved Seating for two
  • Recognition on the evening’s program 
  • Recognition on our website
  • Special recognition in our February News Brief
  • Business sponsors receive a business card ad (2″x 3.5”) in the evening’s program

To take advantage of this unique opportunity, please contact Christina Bauer at the WRWF office:

Phone: (208) 309-2530

Email: wrwcf1@gmail.com

Mail payments to: WRWF, P.O. Box 3686, Ketchum, ID 83340.