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West Des Moines Chapter

A League of the American Business Women's Association
Urbandale , IA

West Des Moines Chapter

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Annual Membership Dinner!
Thursday, April 26 @ 5:30
35.0

Meeting Location: Sam and Gabes
8631 Hickman Road
Urbandale, IA 50322

If you have thought about joining ABWA West Des Moines or would just like to learn more and get to know us better, here is the event for you!! Please join us for our Annual Membership Dinner! Feel free to bring a spouse or friend! We will have a great speaker,delicious dinner, raffle and a chance to network with an wonderful group of people! Kay Henderson is news director of Radio Iowa, a radio news network headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa. She has been with Radio Iowa since the station's founding in 1987, and has served as news director since 1994. She is also a featured commentator on Iowa Press, a political and public affairs program broadcast on Iowa public television. Kay Henderson was statehouse correspondent for WOI-AM, an Ames, Iowa-based affiliate of National Public Radio, during her studies at Iowa State University. In 1987, she co-founded Radio Iowa, a radio news network headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa. Since 1994, she has served as news director. She is a featured commentator on Iowa Press, a political and public affairs program broadcast on Iowa public television. She is also a regular contributor to C-SPAN. In 2002, Henderson received the Jack Shelley Award from the Iowa Broadcast News Association. The award "recognizes outstanding contributions to the cause of professional broadcast journalism. Henderson was cited for her leadership as a mentor to others in the radio business, and as an active member of I.B.N.A., serving two terms as its president." Cost for dinner is $35

RSVP by Monday, April 23 : mweber@orchestrate-mgmt.com

League News

September 14, 2017

Congratulations to the 2016-2017 Executive Board and members of the West Des Moines Charter Chapter of the American Business Women's Association. Your league has fulfilled the requirements for Level 3 Best Practices in League Management. Thank you for caring enough to cultivate a community that provides its members with opportunities to achieve their personal and professional best. You represent the best of ABWA's ideals.

League Vision Statement

The vision of the West Des Moines Charter Chapter is to provide a welcoming environment offering a continuous opportunity for personal and professional growth to women of all ages and experience levels. We meet the third Thursday of the month over the lunch hour at Sam and Gabes in Urbandale, IA Please join us at a monthly meeting to learn more about our Chapter and the benefits of being a member of ABWA including: Education, Networking, Professional Development and National Recognition.

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