Panel: “Celebrating Women as Community Builders” – Grand Rapids


You are cordially invited to attend Celebrating Women as Community Builders: Perspectives from Women Leaders. In celebration of Women’s History Month, the Niagara Foundation, along with Grand Valley State University Women’s Center, will host an engaging panel showcasing professional women leaders from our communities.

What role do women have as community builders? What strategies can be used to overcome professional challenges? Panelists from a variety of specialized backgrounds will discuss their professional journeys and offer advice on how women can realize their full potentials.

Please see below for the details and kindly RSVP by clicking here, or replying to this email, or sending an e-mail to [email protected]

Diane Griffin
CEO/Realtor with Griffin Properties

Charisse Mitchell
Executive Director of the Center For Women In Transition

Jennifer Pascua
WZZM Co-Host for the News at Five

Shelley Irwin
WGVSU Morning Show Host/Producer.

Thursday, March 19, 2015
6pm – 8pm (reception from 6pm – 6:30pm)

Grand Valley State University (Allendale Campus)
Alumni House
One Campus Drive Allendale, Michigan 49401

**Free of charge

For more information on the GVSU Women’s Center, please visit

For individuals requiring special accommodations please call the Women’s Center at 616-331-2748 or email [email protected]

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