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  American Business Women's Association-Paradise Chapter #6491 - Phoenix, AZ 85032




August 2016- 8/5th thru 8/6th - ABWA ASC Roundup at Hotel Valley Ho, Scottsdale, AZ

August 2016 - 8/10 - Chapter Meeting
Speaker -  Doris Milton,
PhD, RN, EA Master Tax Advisor

Topic - Career Sabotage





September 2016 - 9/10 @ the Karsten Trophy Room,

1125 E Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe, AZ 85281 

ICC Meeting luncheon - (11:30 am)


September 2016 - 9/14- Chapter Meeting

Speaker: Kim Yeatts, community Liaison - Serenity Hospice

Topic: Communicate & Collaborate

Creating and maintaining positive relationships is what I do, and I wouldn't have it any other way.

I've found my niche and reignited my passion.


September 2016 - 9/17 in Casa Grande  11:30 - 1:30

ASC Meeting   Mimi's Cafe, 819N. Promenade Pkwy.                                                

September 22nd Paradise Chapter of the American Business Women's Association celebrates American Business Women Day: ABWA The Place To Be! (video presentation for interested, prospective members)

Then, think about joining us in ABWA: The American Business Women’s Association!

Ask your employer to sponsor you into the organization! Many businesses do.

Membership information is on the last page of our website: www.abwaparadisechapter.org Click and see.

Or Contact any member: Wanda Vaughan 602-992-7894; Rosemary Rosenberger 602-690-7702; Marie Medawar (602) 790-4121; Nicole Ventura 602-859-7002


October 2016 - 10/12- Chapter Meeting

20th Anniversary                                                                                           Special Vacation Auction

Speaker - Ellyn Ventura, Dream Vacations Specialist
Topic -     Travel On a Dream Vacation...

* A 45 minute Market Relevant talk...

Our October 12, 2016 meeting which is our Anniversary Celebration will end with a Vacation Auction. There will not be a business meeting at this event.
A Board member will be our auctioneer, so come prepared to get yourself a “fun” vacation souvenir, at a great price. 
 Item will be wrapped and the location of the vacation on a card attached, so you will not know just what you are getting and you‟ll open it up and…
Walla! We all will see YOUR Vacation Souvenir!
It's lots of fun!  So members bring your wrapped item, and members and guests can bid, or observe!


 November 2016- 11/9 - Regular Chapter Meeting

 I provide total financial needs analysis through a network of experienced professionals with expertise in:  Retirement analysis and programs, Estate strategies, Employee benefit and retention services... and more...
Speaker -   Margaret Ann Kurtz, CLU, LUTCF, CLTC, ChSNC
Topic - 
 Trust & Respect


November 2016 - 11/12 ICC Meeting @ The Links Neighborhood Grill at Westbrook Village, 18823 N Country Club Pkwy, Peoria, AZ 85382 - 11:30


December  2016 - Chapter Social & Jacket Benefit (for Student family in PV School District.)              December 14th - 6 PM @ Dragon Palace

Program:  Dinner off the menu. Singing by all members and guests. Drawings and Singing!


   *3 in 1 Elite Breakfast Center Drawing Sept - December

$1 each ticket * available in white only...

Chocolate Basket Education Benefit Drawing: $5 each ticket   Delivered in December - to your home.

50/50 drawing & door Prize from the tickets $1 each or 7 for $5



January 14th 2017 -  Saturday Luncheon - ICC Meeting/President's Day 

@ the Karsten Trophy Room,

1125 E Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe, AZ 85281

     Cost: $20    Lunch served at 11:45 am


January 2017 - 1/11 - Chapter Meeting                    

Speaker:    Lisa Keylon, Attorney
Topic -         Integrity & Accountability:  Core Values



 February 2017  2/8  - Chapter Meeting


Speaker -  Katreena Hayes-Wood   
Topic -
    How To Work A Room:  Savvy Socializing



March 2017 3/8 - Chapter Meeting 

Speaker -  Wanda T. Vaughan, 2017 Chapter Woman of the Year

 Topic -   Honored to be Chosen!




ICC Meeting   March 11th


the Karsten Trophy Room,

1125 E Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe, AZ 85281

      Cost: $20    Lunch served at 11:45 am



Membership Enrollment Tea @ the English Rose Room in Carefree TBA

12:45 pm Saturday afternoon.
 Dutchess of Bedford Formal Tea $20 per person in advance. Send check to:


April 2017- 4/12 - Chapter Meeting   


Speaker -  Kim Minert, Writer and Speaker

Topic:  -     Overcoming Diabetes Difficulties/It's Not Fair




May 2017- 5/10  - ICC Fellowship Day

the Karsten Trophy Room,

1125 E Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe, AZ 85281


Cost: $20    Lunch served at 11:45 am



  May 2017 - 5/10  - Chapter Meeting

Speaker -  Shehara Smallwood, Financial Advisor
Topic -  Financial Statements Comprehension

  Your Story Financial, LLC  (602) 730-1160
"Financial Success, One Chapter at a Time"    

June 3rd 2017 - ASC Leadership Retreat

Leadership Retreat


June 2017 - 6/14  - Chapter Meeting
Business Associate Event!

Speaker -
 Co-Presidents - Nicole Ventura/Marie Medawar

Topic - Celebrate Your Stars!  Past Year’s Review


July 2017 - Chapter Closed

 Please see ABWA Turquoise Camel Chapter meeting at the Spoke & Wheel Restaurant the second Wednesday at 6 pm!

  Thanks for the memories of ABWA, Paradise Chapter... Rosemary Rosenberger































For More Information Contact:

American Business Womens Association - Paradise Chapter
North Phoenix
Tel: 602-690-7702
Internet: arosey@q.com

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