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PWR Supports Local Events Empowering Female Leaders

Sunday, March 26, 2017 5:00 PM | Jamie Kloss

This spring, several events in Philadelphia offer networking and education opportunities to emerging female business and community leaders. PWR members can take advantage of discounted pricing or learn more about the following events:

Independence Business Alliance’s 2017 Women in Business Panel

Tuesday, March 28th, 2017

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

National Liberty Museum

321 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

Join us as the IBA celebrates Women’s History Month with a dynamic panel discussion on mentorship. We will explore the best practices for fostering productive mentor/mentee relationships, learn how to leverage mentorship to advance our goals at every stage of our career, and examine ways to shift work dynamics to prioritize collaboration over competition amongst professional women.

 2017 Panel:

  • Denise James – Director of Strategic Communications at Philadelphia Police Department and Principal Coach/Executive Producer of Denise James Media
  • Laura Jennings – PA-C, Penn Medicine
  • Graciela Slesaransky-Poe, Ph.D. – Professor and former Founding Dean of the School of Education at Arcadia University
  • Mary Catherine Roper – Deputy Legal Director, PA ACLU
  • Moderator: Natalie Rojas – Director of Supplier Diversity at the National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce


$30 for IBA members

$50 for non-members

*PWR members can use the discount code: WIBFRIEND

 Networking to follow. Appetizers and beverages will be provided.

Male-identified attendees are welcome and encouraged to attend and support this event!


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11th Annual Women's Resource Center Leadership Luncheon

Friday, April 21, 2017


Crystal Tea Room

100 E Penn Square # 9B, Philadelphia, PA 19107

Join more than 500 women leaders from throughout the Delaware Valley for an inspirational luncheon to benefit Women's Resource Center.

This event will feature:
  • Keynote Speaker, Binney Wietlisbach, President of Haverford Trust
  • Honoree, Molly Kuehn Watson, Chief Operating Officer of Tierney
  • Emcee, Renee Amoore, The Amoore Group

Plus there will be a silent auction, raffle baskets and more!

Proceeds benefit the mission and work of the Women's Resource Center, helping women and girls to successfully navigate life's transitions.

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