More About GFWC:
The GFWC was established in 1890 and now has more than 6500 local clubs in the United States and clubs in over 20 countries. Local clubs are able to shape their agendas to suit their particular community's needs. Current membership for the GFWC exceeds one million members worldwide.
GFWC Headquarters is located in Washington, DC at 1734 N Street NW and is a National Historic Landmark that houses the Women's History and Resource, a repository for books and resources devoted to women's history and women in volunteerism. If you are visiting the DC area GFWC Headquarters welcomes tours! For more information or to schedule a tour, call (202) 347-3168, ext. 137. Tours are available Monday - Friday from 9:00am -4:00pm.
GFWC-NC President Visits SBIWC
Pictured above at our September Club Meeting are GFWC-NC President Beverly Lassiter, SBIWC 2008 President Tori Humphrey, and GFWC-NC Board of Trustee Member Brenda Batchelor.
State Arts Festival & BRP Gala
SBIWC Club members traveled to High Point,NC to attend the BRP Gala and the State Arts Festival!
The current administration of the GFWC-NC has adopted the theme: "Literacy: The Adventure of A Lifetime".
District 7 President Visits SBIWC
Pictured above are SBIWC Past President, Polly Russ, with GFWC-NC District 7 President, Penny Tysinger and GFWC-NC President, Beverly Lassiter. Penny and Beverly were special guests at our September Club Meeting and they were also featured models in our Women of Distinction Segment of our Annual Fashion Show- which raised over $18,000 for local charities.