VWA Meetings and Events

Dec Networking Luncheon – Join us for the Tri-City Chapter’s 6th Annual Christmas Silent Auction!
There will be lots of vendor tables on display for you to do some last minute shopping; the fabulous Mistletoe Buffet will be the menu of the day (at only $38 for members and $44 for guests ~ same as last year!); and we are hosting another Silent Auction with partial proceeds being donated to the Tri-City Women’s Transition House (Joy's Place). Don’t forget our other annual tradition at Christmas: Bring new, unwrapped items for the women at Joy's Place, to help make their Christmas a little brighter.  Please bring these donations with you to the meeting. Whatever you can donate... Read More
Jan Networking Luncheon with Jennifer Lloyd – What’s your gut feeling?
What’s your gut feeling? 10 years ago nobody knew they had a gut microbiome. Today most of us know that gut health is important to overall health but you might be surprised to know to what extent! It turns out that our microbiome, our 100 trillion bacteria friends, are actually responsible for our physical and mental health! Living life with a lack of energy or a chronic illness changes how we live our lives. Join Jennifer as she talks about: - the basics of Gut Health - how we got to this place of ill health - how restoring our gut microbiome is an... Read More
Feb Networking Luncheon with Lisa van Reeuwyk – Lock & Load This Secret Weapon to Hit the Bullseye With Your Marketing
Lock & Load This Secret Weapon to Hit the Bullseye With Your Marketing Do you struggle with your marketing? Do you ever feel like your best efforts land in a social media void? Do you want to learn how to write connective content that not only converts but FEELS genuine and represents your core values for your business? Today I will share with you a secret weapon to connect with the people who can benefit most from the work that you do AND convert them into loyal customers. Learning objectives: - Learn what is unintentionally undermining your business development on social - Understand what... Read More
March Networking Luncheon – 3 Simple Steps to More Productivity & Growth in Your Business – Val Low
3 Simple Steps to More Productivity & Growth in Your Business (and Freedom to Do What Matters Most) As a woman entrepreneur, do you ever feel distracted, overwhelmed or just don’t know what the next step is to take? If so, you are not alone. Many entrepreneurs at times feel like they are spinning their wheels. In this presentation you will be introduced to 3 key steps to more focus, productivity and structure that gives you increased profits, greater impact and more freedom in your business. You will discover:
  • How clarity and intention increase your productivity and profits
  • Why adding structure to your... Read More
April Networking Luncheon with Janine Chew Graham – The Pitch Equation
The Pitch Equation Speaking to people to create business for our companies or to become more visible as valuable contributors is vulnerable work. It strikes at the heart of our fears of judgement and perfectionism, all in under 5 minutes. We want so badly to create an authentic, positive, and memorable impression in this very short time frame that often all we feel is stress. Do you want to express the deep passion you have for your accomplishments and offerings instead? Then your best pitch starts here. During this keynote session, you’ll learn the elements of creating a... Read More
May Networking Luncheon
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June Networking Luncheon – Join us June 21st for our year end celebration BBQ & Wine-Draw!
Join us June 21st for our year end celebration! We will be featuring a photo-booth area, an outdoor BBQ - weather permitting, (chicken burgers, salads, and all the fixin's, PLUS some yummy desserts) as well as our annual Wine-Draw

If you bring a bottle of wine for the draw, you will get a ticket for a chance to win - you may just go home with a three-some!

We also plan to have some popular networking activities to participate in to help us all get to know each other on a more personal level, and will be doing... Read More