Upcoming Events


2017-18 IWF NorCal Theatre Season (Starting September 2017)
Nov. 12 – Imaginary Comforts – Berkeley Rep
Jan. 14 – Watch on the Rhine – Berkeley Rep
Mar. 4, 2018 – Vietgone – Strand Theatre
Apr. 8, 2018 – The Wolves – Marin Theatre
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Prioritizing Breast Cancer Prevention: The Theory of Change
Thursday, November 2, 2017 | San Francisco
Join us for a fascinating discussion of the state of the art in breast cancer prevention, the current science behind it, and advocacy efforts for the elimination of the toxic chemicals and radiation that are linked to the disease. 

East Bay Supper Club: Review of Supreme Court Cases
Thursday, November 9, 2017 | Lafayette
Join us for a presentation and dinner with attorney and IWF NorCal Member Barbara B. Creed. Barbara will present a brief description of several important cases to be addressed by the United States Supreme Court during the term that begins on October 2, 2017. 

A Morning at ABC News: Watch the Newscast Live and Hear a Panel of Local Newscast Luminaries

Wednesday, 8 November, 2017 | San Francisco
Members and guests will have the opportunity to visit ABC News studio to watch the 11 am newscast and hear a panel on the media with broadcast legends, Cheryl Jennings, Belva Davis, Jan Yanehiro and Thuy Vu.

Holiday Book Review at Book Passage
Monday, December 4, 2017 | San Francisco
Members and guests are invited to join us at an annual favorite. Hear owner and IWF NorCal member Elaine Petrocelli's insights on new books worth reading and giving this year. 

Signature Event - Annual Holiday Party 
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 | San Francisco
Members and guests are invited to our annual Signature Event, the 2017 Holiday Party! Join us at the elegant Green Room in the San Francisco War Memorial to celebrate the holidays. 

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Renew Your 2018 Membership

It's time to renew your 2018 IWF Northern California membership. You can renew online, by mailing a check to the IWF Northern California office, or by call and provide your credit card. Renewals are due by January 31, 2018. 

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Members in the News


A Closer Look at Giving at California State University Monterey Bay

Mary Kay Crockett, Manor resident and former Manor Board member, was honored by the Women's Leadership Council of California State University Monterey Bay during a luncheon at Corral de Tierra Country Club last Month. Known as a mentor to generations, a stalwart volunteer, a gracious and fearless leader and passionate supporter of educational opportunities for re-entry students, Mary Kay was presented the Inaugural Woman of Distinction Award by CSUMB.


A look back at Jill Tarter's 2009 TED Talk, Join the Seti Search  

You can read more about astronomer, Jill Tarter, and her research with the SETI into sentient life in the cosmos. As well, you can listen to her TED Ed talk called, "Calculating the Odds of Intelligent Alien Life."


Paola Gianturco's new book, Wonder Girls: Changing Our World, will be featured at an upcoming Book Passage event

The Book Passage Corte Madera will host a book talk on Saturday, October 21 at 4PM with IWF NorCal member, Paola Gianturco. Paola will present slides and stories from her new book, Wonder Girls: Changing Our World. The book is the first to document groups of activist girls around the world, all ranging in age from 10 to 18.

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