Blog Month: February 2020

Events

Military Women In Transition Career Symposium 2019


We are honored to have our Warrior Team Member, Tyler Parthemer, present at today’s Military Women In Transition Career Symposium. We presented on creating your own personal brand, revamping your resume, and leveraging LinkedIn. The […]

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She Never Quit 2019


Many thanks to The Women’s Outdoor Media Association (WOMA), Melanie Lutrell, all of the incredible sponsors, and the attendees of She Never Quit! She Never Quit hosted by WOMA and Melanie Lutrell brings women together from all […]

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Women in Leadership: Unleashing Your Superpowers


The first panel at the Women in Leadership: Unleashing Your Superpowers with Business Outreach Center (BOC) Network, Inc. Director Damaris Bergas, Foundation for Women Warriors CEO Jodie M. Grenier, SheFinds.com CEO Michelle Hadhok, US Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) Managing Director Roxanne Neilson, E.B.K […]

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NYC Poker Night 2019


NYC Poker Night was a blast! Many thanks to all of our attendees, Montauk Distilling Co and STANY for making the night a success! All proceeds benefitted Foundation for Women Warriors in its mission to […]

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San Diego North County Military & Veterans Forum 2019


Thanks to Supervisor Kristin Gaspar and Supervisor Jim Desmond for honoring “Hidden Heroes” at the San Diego North County Military & Veterans Forum. Foundation for Women Warriors was glad to be a part of the forum and to have […]

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Operation Dress Code 2019


Collaboration is one of the best ways to make a change! Foundation for Women Warriors joined Operation Dress Code hosted by Courage to Call and University of San Diego last weekend to support women veterans and transitioning active-duty women in […]

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3rd Annual Climb for Women Warriors


Happy Veterans Day! Yesterday (11/10/2019), we had an incredible time hiking with Tough Women Only in honor of our veterans. The views on the Iron Mountain were amazing, but even more amazing was the dedication of […]

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Cynthia Trevino – NCPC 2019 Volunteer of the Year


Congratulations to Cynthia Trevino, who received the North County Philanthropy Council 2019 Volunteer of the Year award for her volunteer work with Foundation for Women Warriors. Cynthia Trevino has been an incredible member of our […]

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  • The day after Annie E. Graham enlisted in the Mari The day after Annie E. Graham enlisted in the Marines, Ann E. Lamb enlisted, and months later Annie L. Grimes became the 3rd African American woman to enlist in the Marine Corps. 
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    TOMORROW! Don't forget to get your free ticket to TOMORROW! Don't forget to get your free ticket to a virtual screening of Sweet Georgia Brown: Impact, Courage, Sacrifice and Will.

This documentary examines the changes and opportunities for African-American Women in the military during World War II.

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    Attend a special virtual screening of Unsung Heroe Attend a special virtual screening of Unsung Heroes: The Story of America's Female Patriots.

From Academy Award Filmmaker and Executive Producer Ron Howard, this 2-hour, 2-part documentary highlights the heroic sacrifices of women that served in the American military. Every woman that has ever served has volunteered to do so, but their profound accomplishments have been largely ignored.

With rare photographs, archival materials and personal memorabilia to illustrate this eclectic mix of on-camera interviews. It is a story of all guts and no glory and how the price of liberty is relevant to all Americans.

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    Join Foundation for Women Warriors for a special s Join Foundation for Women Warriors for a special screening of the documentary Sweet Georgia Brown: Impact, Courage, Sacrifice and Will.

The purpose of this documentary, Sweet Georgia Brown: Impact, Courage, Sacrifice and Will is to examine the consequences or changes in race and gender policies for the status of African-American Women in the military during World War II.

During this era, opportunities for women in the military expanded, such as; what social, political and organization factors influenced change in racial and gender policies in the military during World War II; what were the unique factors associated with being African-American Women in the Armed Services at that time and how did this experience affects their lives.

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    New body armor for women has arrived for the 377th New body armor for women has arrived for the 377th Security Forces Group at Kirtland Air Force Base.

“So if we were in a situation that required us to run or quickly exit a vehicle, it hindered us greatly. It also put us at risk by wearing gear that was not properly fitted to protect us.”

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    This Friday, join us for a special screening of th This Friday, join us for a special screening of the documentary Sweet Georgia Brown: Impact, Courage, Sacrifice and Will.

The purpose of this documentary, Sweet Georgia Brown: Impact, Courage, Sacrifice and Will is to examine the consequences or changes in race and gender policies for the status of African-American Women in the military during World War II.

Get your ticket today: https://charity.gofundme.com/sweet-georgia-brown
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    Olivia Hooker, D. Winifred Byrd, Julia Mosley, Yvo Olivia Hooker, D. Winifred Byrd, Julia Mosley, Yvonne Cumberbatch, and Aileen Cooke were the five African-American women who enlisted in SPARs, the U.S. Coast Guard Women’s Reserve, during World War II. Olivia Hooker was the first to enlist and a survivor of the Tulsa Race Massacre.
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    Join Foundation for Women Warriors for a special s Join Foundation for Women Warriors for a special screening of the documentary Sweet Georgia Brown: Impact, Courage, Sacrifice and Will.

The purpose of this documentary, Sweet Georgia Brown: Impact, Courage, Sacrifice and Will is to examine the consequences or changes in race and gender policies for the status of African-American Women in the military during World War II.

During this era, opportunities for women in the military expanded, such as; what social, political and organization factors influenced change in racial and gender policies in the military during World War II; what were the unique factors associated with being African-American Women in the Armed Services at that time and how did this experience affects their lives.

Get your ticket today: https://charity.gofundme.com/sweet-georgia-brown 
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