During the 6th Annual Kick Off Gathering, the Women Inspired Network revealed the groups upcoming calendar of events, as well as announced a new "Meet & Greet"initiative for 2022.
2022 Calendar of Events
Thursday, April 28: 2022 Launch | August Hill Winery, Utica, IL
Join us for the kick-off of our sixth year for the Women Inspired Network. We have some great new initiatives to share! As always, please bring a friend new to the network. Our goal is to grow our membership by nearly 100% this year. We can't do it without you!
Wednesday, June 15: Mingling with Margaritas | Heritage Harbor, Ottawa, IL
Joins us for our 4th annual event on the water. Terrific ambiance, great Mexican buffet and, of course, margaritas! Mingling Margaritas is one of our most popular events because mostly we just mingle! Ticket sales and reservation info will be released by June 1. Bring a friend!
Wednesday, August 24: Special Program | Apron Revival, Location TBD
A very special gathering to meet a very special lady! Join us to learn about the history of the Apron and see a remarkable collection, each with a special story. Apron Revival is tentatively planned for Illinois Valley Community College- you'll really enjoy this gathering. Bring two friends!
Wednesday, October 12: Grant Applicants Present | St. John's Church, Peru, IL
Held at St. John's Lutheran Church in Peru, presentations are made by the top finalists for the annual WIN grants. Listen, learn and gain the knowledge to make an educated choice for our grant recipients. Pot-luck dinner. Bring three friends!
Sunday, November 13: Celebration of Giving | St. Genevieve River Boat, Ottawa, IL
All aboard! Join us for our 6th Annual Celebration of Giving-on the St. Genevieve - the newest addition to Ottawa's riverfront. Have you ever viewed Starved Rock Country from the river in November? It's always a very special night as we award the 2022 WIN grants at this special event! Bring four friends!
If you're interested in joining Women Inspired Network or would like to know more about our group, we encourage you to join us at one of our scheduled events. Also, stay tuned for announcement regarding our NEW Meet & Greet gatherings in 2022.
All women are welcome to attend any meeting, anytime - regardless of membership status. A nominal fee of $2 is charged to everyone to cover the cost of the venue, meeting materials, etc.
Thank you in advance for your support of Women Inspired Network and Starved Rock Country Community Foundation!
The Women Inspired Network is a charitable giving circle of local philanthropic women who make annual contributions to empower and enhance the quality of life for women and children. WIN is a component fund of the Starved Rock Country Community Foundation whose mission is to Connect People Who Care with Causes That Matter.