NJSFWC is busier than ever!

Shirley A. Holly, NJSFWC President
October 5, 2023

State Fall Conference

Fall Conference October 23rd cost is $50 with a choice of 4 entrees; you pick tableside.  Speakers will be Day of Service Chairman Mary Lou Bak, International Past President MaryEllen Brock and Marci Hopkins, award winning TV personality and host of the talk show “Wake Up With Marci”.  We will work on two one-and-done projects.  Membership Awards will be given along with GFWC Convention Awards.

Want to stay the night before? Contact the East Windsor Hampton Inn for an NJSFWC price and then join us for a Paint & Sip party cost is $20.

Please contact Fall Conference Chairman, Vivien Finn at finn@njsfwc.org.

Report Writing Workshop

At each Workshop we review all you need to know about Annual Report Writing.  These reports are used to generate the awards that are given out on Achievement Day and at Convention.  Make sure your club is represented for all they do.

An in-person Report Writing Workshop will be held on November 9th at Headquarters from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and a Zoom Workshop on November 10th 7:00 p.m.  Register for one today! Contact First Vice President, Susan Chambers at chambers@njsfwc.org.

Open House Festival of Trees is November 30th!

Join your sisters for this new event.  Clubs and members are donating trees decorated using the Community Service Program themes.  Clubwomen are also creating wreaths with not only holiday themes but any theme!  All these items will be available for purchase at our silent auction!  Come join the fun, see your Headquarters House beautifully decorated as we kick off the season.  There are two sessions available.  Please contact Headquarters Chairman, Laurel Dobalo at dobalo@njsfwc.org to register for this new event.

Other News

Operation Holiday Stocking Collection Dates: Tuesday, October 10th, Thursday October 19th, Wednesday October 25th at Headquarters. Contact brown@njsfwc.org for times.

Bus Trip to GFWC Headquarters in Washington D.C. on Wednesday, December 6th   Join your sisters as we visit GFWC Headquarters for this day trip to view GFWC Headquarters decorated for the holidays.  Contact Annette Bortone at 201-873-1913 to reserve your seat.  Cost is $85 per person (if 50 people attend).

Mark your calendars for the 130th Annual Convention. Monday – Wednesday,  May 6-8, 2024.  More details to come!