BE OUR SPECIAL GUEST
Join us to celebrate 10 years of innovation and social change, and invest in the next decade of women entrepreneurs.
December 1, 5-8pm
Rock Creek Mansion, Bethesda MD
Congresswoman Connie Morella
Former U.S. Rep. Constance A. Morella (R-Md.) was the first female member of the Maryland General Assembly to be elected to the U.S. Congress, where she represented Maryland’s 8th District from 1987 to 2003. During her 16 years in the House of Representatives, Morella was known as one of the few remaining moderate Republicans and developed a reputation as an advocate for women, children and families.
Inspiring Women Innovators
Velma Crawford, an EWI graduate entrepreneur sharing her passion and inspiration for making one of a kind aprons.
Ingenious Art from Salvaged Materials
Alison Sigethy’s Striking Sea Core Bublle Tubes will be on display during the event.
Art and Culinary Demonstrations
Artful Desserts by EWI Entrepreneurs Elda and Lyzbeth
Sit-down Buffet Dinner and Cash Bar
Enjoy a Wonderful Selection of Culinary Dishes from Around the World
Aida May, a gourmet chef and EWI graduate, will be presenting dishes from Egyptian Cuisine.
Silent and Live Auction
A fine selection of auction items including:
Weekend Vacation in an Idyllic American Town
Spa Gift Certificates
Gourmet Gift Baskets
Original Paintings and Quilts
Exclusive 10th Anniversary Jewelry
Silk Art Scarves & Aprons
In-home Wine Tasting
Tickets to Musical Perfomances
and much more…
Live Music with “Hurricane” Howie and the spirited band Rita Clarke and the Naturals
Special guests to include
Flory Jagoda, Jewish-American and Bosnian guitarist, composer, and singer; a lifelong supporter of EWI.
Andy Shallal, Washington’s most successful entrepreneur-artist-activist and the owner of Busboys and Poets.
Diana Katz and Joane Kasprovicz, fouders of the Giving Circle of Hope