East Los Angeles-Montebello Club

East Los Angeles-Montebello Club

EAST LOS ANGELES-MONTEBELLO BPW

CALENDAR 2016-2017

President: Marta Escañuelas,martaesc1@verizon.net Vice-President: Stephanie Ruiz; Secretary: Karen Roberson, roberson.karen@sbcglobal.net Treasurer: Bea Palas Parliamentarian: Linda Wilson, lindalwilson@juno.com East Los Angeles-Montebello BPW usually meets on the fourth Wednesday of each month at 4:30 P.M. (Social) and 5:00 P.M. meeting and dinner at the MERCI Board Room, 525 N. Chandler Avenue, Monterey Park, California 91754

Saturday, June 18th 9:00 A.M. Sierra Mar June Meeting and Auction at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 2009 S. Garfield, Monterey Park (East Valley is in charge of program)
July NO MEETING
Thursday, July 21st-Saturday, July 24th WPEA Conference at Wyndham Garden Detroit Metro Airport, Romulus, Michigan
Saturday, August 13th Annual Patio Party and auction at Marjory Hopper’s, 10249 Deveron Drive, Whittier $20
Wednesday, September 28th 4:30/5:00 P.M. Sally McMahon on the propositions on the November ballot at MERCI Board Room, 525 N. Chandler Avenue, Monterey Park East Los Angeles-Montebello BPW September 2016 Program Propositions-newsrelease
Saturday, October 15th-Sunday, October 16th CFBPW Fall Conference at Azure Hotel and Suites, 1945 E. Holt Blvd., Ontario, California CFBPW Fall Board 2016 news release
October 17th-21st National Business Women’s Week
Saturday, October 22nd Sierra Mar District Fall Conference at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 2009 S. Garfield Avenue, Monterey Park (El Monte is in charge of program) Sierra Mar District Fall Conference news release 2016
Wednesday, October 26th 4:30/5:00 P.M. Annie Yaung honored as “Woman of Achievement 2016” at MERCI’s new Multi-purpose Building , 525 N. Chandler Avenue, Monterey Park East Los Angeles-Montebello BPW Woman of Achievement 2016 news release
Wednesday, November 30th 4:30/5:00 P.M.  at MERCI Board Room, 525 N. Chandler Avenue, Monterey Park Screening of the documentary “Equal Means Equal” East Los Angeles-Montebello BPW November2016 News Release
Wednesday, December 14th 5:30 P.M. Black Angus Steakhouse, 15500 Whittier Blvd., Whittier. Gifts are for Family Promise of San Gabriel Valley.
Wednesday, January 25th 4:30/5:00 P.M. Counselor Kathy Lopez honored as Young Professional/Young Careerist at MERCI Board Room, 525 N. Chandler Avenue, Monterey Park East Los Angeles-Montebello BPW Young Careerist 2017 News Release
Saturday, February 4, 2017 Sierra Mar/Valley Sunset Joint Winter Conference at   MERCI Multipurpose Room, 525 N. Chandler Avenue, Monterey Park, CA 91754  Anne Johnson Curtis is the morning speaker on “Traveling with a Purpose” and in the afternoon Rosemary Enzer will speak on “Negotiatiion”
Wednesday, February 22nd 4:30/5:00 P.M. at Salvatore Italian Restaurant, 125 N. 6th Street, Montebello, CA “How BPW has benefited its members and how BPW will benefit new members” Dinner can be ordered from the menu with each attendee paying separately. East Los Angeles Montebello BPW February 2017 News Release
Friday, February 24th-Sunday, February 26th State Winter Board and Public Policy Conference at Azure Hotel and Suites, 1945 East Holt Avenue, Ontario, CA The keynote speaker on Saturday, February 25th will be Nicole Esparza, who will discuss homelessness and how we can help. Esparza is an Assistant Professor in the USC School of Public Policy.  The luncheon speaker will be Dr. Eva McCraven, President and CEO at Hillview Mental Health Center in the East San Fernando Valley.  As listed on their website, one of their many programs is Hillview Village is Permanent Housing for the Formerly Homeless.  McGraven will share with us the relationship between mental illness and homelessness. Also planned is an “Afternoon at the Movies” including “Equal Means Equal” a film directed by Kamala Lopez.  Filmmaker Kamala Lopez spearheads a national media campaign to raise awareness for the need for women’s equality under Federal law and a second film is “American Women Get the Vote”.  This film was the result of work at the National Women’s History Project.
Wednesday, March 22nd 4:30/5:00 P.M. Marjory Hopper will do a program for Women’s History Month at MERCI Board Room, 525 N. Chandler Avenue, Monterey Park.
Wednesday, April 26th 4:30/5:00 P.M. Stephanie Ruiz will do a program on May Day at MERCI Board Room, 525 N. Chandler Avenue, Monterey Park
Saturday, April 29th Sierra Mar District Annual Conference at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 2009 S. Garfield, Monterey Park (East Los Angeles-Montebello BPW is in charge of program with speakers)
Friday, May 19th-Sunday, May 21st State Annual Conference at the Courtyard by Marriott Cal Expo, 1782 Tribute Road, Sacramento
Wednesday, May 24th 4:30/5:00 P.M. Installation of officers at MERCI Board Room, 525 N. Chandler Avenue, Monterey Park
Wednesday, June 28th 4:30/5:00 P.M. Program Planning for 2017-2018 at MERCI Board Room, 525 N. Chandler Avenue, Monterey Park
Saturday, June Sierra Mar June Training and Dessert Auction