Okay, folks, I had to crop the video because our site only allows for 50mb clips. This one has been compressed to around 10mb. If you want the longer one, and have a place I can upload it to, contact me.
Video is courtesy of Athena Costilow.
Miriam and Patty presenting Easter Seals with FOUR, that’s, one more than three, two more than two, and three more than one FABULOUS, FANTASTIC, STUPENDEOUS, AMAZING INDUSTRIAL STRENGTH TRICYCLES for the Easter Seals Daycare Program. Are the Women of Oklahoma GFWC wonderful or what???
’nuff said. You shoulda’ been here.
Well, did you reserve your place? The Convention is this week! We’ve got a lot to do in a beautiful place. Come and enjoy the fellowship!
I have to admit I just sent mine via email to Charlene.
The following article was sent in by GFWC McAlester Fortnightly.
The Heart Truth® educational session for women celebrated with the centerpiece of The Heart Truth as The Red Dress®, “Go Red Day” for women’s heart health awareness is a success.
This National Wear Red Day® celebration is a biennial event, which is organized by GFWC McAlester Fortnightly. Proceeds benefit American Heart Association of Tulsa, OK, which provides informational brochures and Red Dress Pins for this event. Proceeds also benefit Club scholarship and leadership development programs.
Our attached program includes Salad Luncheon, Physician Education, Style Show from 8 local dress shops and many Door Prizes donated from our community.
Dr. Jinok Chung, Cardiologist with Oklahoma Heart Physicians, narrated a powerpoint presentation explaining women’s heart health with statistics stating women tend to be busy and don’t take time for their own health.
Full article and photo page available in March 5, 2017 edition of MCALESTER NEWS CAPITAL
Wear Red Article March 5, 2017
Margaret Fields, Director Casual Gourmet Dept. and Ellen Wilson, Board Treasurer, greet and register participants.
GFWC OK members l-r: Kay Grumbine Scholarship Chairwoman, State President Miriam Costilow, guest Anne Mathiews, members Neva Mitchell & Judy Goodyear, GFWC OK Past President Rita Sanders, & member Kathy McGilberry create salad plates.
Michelle Priddle, GFWC McAlester Fortnightly Board Secretary, presents her chocolate, strawberry cheesecake celebrating GFWC’s involvement with The Heart Truth® sponsored by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), part of the National Institutes of Health.
GFWC OK Past President Rita Sanders, models one outfit from the 24 shown during the Style Show
Which chair is yours?
General Federation of Women’s Clubs of Oklahoma
GFWC-OK 2017 State Convention
Many Voices — Many Songs
April 27-29, 2017
Quartz Mountain State Park
Special Guest: SueEllen Brazil, Secretary, GFWC International
Executive Committee Thursday, April 27
GFWC-OK Board Friday, April 28, 9:30am
GFWC-OK Convention Friday, April 28, 1:00pm
2017 Call to Convention
Here is the current information for this district:
North East District
If you have updated information, please email it to me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We have a new GFWC Newsletter (click to open in new tab). I hope you all have a chance to read it. There are links to past articles available there, too.
My goal is to have at least one new club per district during my term as President. We have great works ahead of us, ladies, I know together we can accomplish much!