Upcoming Events

Shop & Talk
Saturday, August 27 2016 | Sausalito
Grab your wallet, comfy shoes and sense of style for a shopping adventure with Suzie Woodward Morris and Co-Fashionista, Nannette Griswold in beautiful Sausalito.

East Bay Connections - A walk through beautiful residential Berkeley
Saturday, September 10 2016 | Berkeley
Join us for our bi-monthly weekend walking/hiking adventure in beautiful residential Berkeley along a number of public pathways and residential gardens.

Dine Arounds
Wednesday, September 14 2016 | Throughout the Bay Area
Get to know other members better and to have a fabulous evening with friends!  The dinners will be similar to our National Conference Dine Arounds, which are a favorite part of all our conferences, as they offer the chance to mingle with members in a low-key, intimate environment. 

"I'll Marry When I Want: How Malawi Girls are Changing Their Future"
Friday, September 23 2016 | San Francisco
The Advancing Women's Futures group is hosting a lunch presentation on efforts to ban child marriage in Malawi.  Grace Kaimila-Kanjo, one of the key leaders of Malawi’s Stop Child Marriage Campaign, will discuss the ways 
girls are being empowered to fight for their own rights.

Opening Night in Chicago
Wednesday, September 28 2016 | Chicago, IL
Following the Opening Reception of the IWF World Leadership Conference in Chicago, join IWF Northern California Members and IWF friends from Forums around the world for a three-course dinner with wine. More details and registration to follow.

Max Mara Private Shopping Event for IWF Legacy Foundation
Tuesday, October 18 2016 | San Francisco
Join us for an evening of shopping, connecting, and fun sponsored by Max Mara at their flagship store in San Francisco (including valet parking!).  
More details and registration to follow.

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Members in the News

Bar Association Considers Striking 'Honeys' From the Courtroom

Former executive director of the San Francisco Bar Association, former dean of the Golden Gate School of Law in San Francisco and IWF NorCal Member, Drucilla Ramey was featured in a recent NY Times article describing the efforts of a a group of 5,200 women to add to the American Bar Association's model rules of professional conduct an amendment to prohibit harassment and discrimination by lawyers in the course of practicing law. 

The political economy of Donald Trump was the focus of a spirited discussion recently by leading experts in London, Washington and San Francisco. Marsha Vande Berg weighed in on the probability of new spending by government should either Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton or her GOP opponent be elected in November but that the corresponding hike in the deficit will be trillions higher under Trump.  Listen to the conversation monitored by David Marsh, OMFIF managing director in London and joined also by speakers from the London School of Economics and the American Enterprise Institute. Marsha’s recent articles for OMFIF on the topic are: The Political Climate of Donald Trump and Search for Scapegoats

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