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Giving Back to Our Community 
Scholarships for Non-Traditional Students

Betsey Lund, 2014-15 President

 

Join Business Women of Central MN Today!  Business Women of Central Minnesota (BWCM) fosters the success of workingwomen by providing career advancement resources, worklife strategies, and personal and professional networking connections.  Most of our current members are working in business, and include fields of legal, marketing, finance, social services, education, real estate, and entrepreneurship.


We create social opportunities that help develop friendships and networks, which are created at our monthly meetings, Coffee Club gatherings, and other events that take place throughout the year. 

 

Are you looking for a way to enhance your leadership skills?  Opportunities in leadership positions help our members increase their professional skills. Monthly speakers focus on personal, professional development, and educational topics. 

 

If you would like to learn more about our organization, feel free to join us at our next meeting!

 

Want to Become a Member or Learn More about BWCM?

Contact Us today!

 

 

 Happy Holidays!  

Have a Joyful and Safe Holiday Season

BWCM News

DECEMBER HOLIDAY SOCIAL

JOIN US ON 

TUESDAY, December 9

11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location:  Anton's Restaurant

 

RSVP your attendance to Betsey Lund at Betsey@lundsauter.com, by 12:00 pm on Monday, December 8.

Becky Carlson putting Finishing Touches on Soldier's Care Package (Photo Courtesy of Kare11)

GIVING BACK TO OUR SOLDIERS

 

We will collect donated items for our Soldiers' Care Packages at our meeting on December 9.  Unable to attend the meeting?  Drop off your items at Schlenner Wenner & Co. before 5:00 p.m. on December 8.  Cash contributions should be dropped off at SW & Co. before 5:00 p.m. on December 4.

 

Items collected by BWCM members will be donated to Becky Carlson, with the Granite VFW Post 428 Auxiliary, for the Troop Care Package Project.  Over 80 care packages are sent to Soldiers serving our country overseas during the holiday season.  Everything in the care packages is usable.

Thank you to Everyone Who Attended our

8th Annual Lunch'n Learn Event:  Brown Bag Lunch with Women Leaders 

 

Keynote Presenter:  

Janelle Kendall, Stearns County Attorney 

 

 

Oct. 14 -- Attendees learned about the Domestic Violence Program which was developed in Stearns County and is being adopted as a NATIONAL best practice to stop the biggest domestic violence offenders.

 

Also, a big "thank you" to Janelle Kendall for spending the lunch hour with us and Rasmussen College for hosting the event.

BWCM Coffee Club

Upcoming Discussion Topics

Mark Your Calendars and Join Us as We Explore A New Topic Each Month

7:30 - 8:30 a.m. 

Panera Bread

 

View the List of Topics for our upcoming Get Togethers.

BWCM Scholarship Helps Big Lake Mom Achieve Her Goal

Tiffany Krebs, a mother of six in Big Lake, is accomplishing her goal of attaining an RN degree through Rasmussen College School of Nursing in St. Cloud.  The $500 scholarship she received from Business Women of Central Minnesota (BWCM) will help her complete her final quarter of the RN program.

 

 

BWCM Scholarships are awarded to non-traditional female students who are at least 25 years of age, live in the local area, and are pursuing a career in a business or professional field. 

 

 

 

BWCM Logo

Tote Bags

Available for

Purchase

 

$15.00 (includes tax)


 Purchasing Your Bag Today!  

 

Contact: 

Harriet Terry Apparel & Embellishments

320.252.8915

terrycloth@charter.net

 

 

BWCM was at Women's Showcase

on Saturday, October 4

BWCM Members pictured:  Amanda Risberg and Harriet Terry

BWCM President is Recipient of St. Cloud Times

'5 Under 40' Award

Lund Identifies with Women in Business.  She isn't afraid to be the Woman Who Breaks Barriers

 

Betsey's Interview:  Audio

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