Power Lunch Program
The Power Lunches are an educational series held the first Thursday of the month at 11:45 a.m. at the Brenau Downtown Center (formerly Georgia Mountains Center). Power Lunch topics and speakers range from inspirational to informative. The cost to attend is $6 and includes lunch. Attendees do not need to be members of WomenSource, however because lunch is provided, reservations are required. WomenSource partners with area agencies serving women and/or children to help increase awareness and give attendees the opportunity to show their support. A networking table is available for attendees to display information about their business or organization.
WomenSource offers a free annual series to help women take control of their finances in a variety of situations. Past topics have included setting goals, understanding your credit score and how to improve it, setting up a plan to pay off debt, opening and managing a checking account, and setting up a support system to be successful.
WomenSource offers a free annual series on issues related to Women’s Health. Past topics have included breast health and breast feeding, hormone replacement therapy, heart disease, bone density and osteoporosis, vascular health, and how to avoid middle-age weight gain.
Explore. Encourage. Empower.
A WomenSource workshop for middle school and high school girls and the women who love them. This special half-day, free workshop celebrates young women. The goals of the event are to help young women: Explore ways to better their self-esteem; Encourage them to lead a confident, healthy lifestyle; and Empower them to take charge of their future!
WomenSource offers screenings of movies and documentaries that are important to Women’s History and/or current events. Past screenigns have included: Iron Jawed Angels which tells the true story of two courageous young women and political activists, Alice Paul and Lucy Burns, who put everything on the line, including their lives, to help change American history by giving women the right to vote.
WomenSource offered its first, free legal series in the Fall of 2012, entitled “Legal Issues Facing Women & Their Families.“ The series focused on the following topics: “The Latest Weapon in Divorce…Email, Facebook, & Twitter,” “Legal Issues Facing Teens & Their Parents,” and “Anatomy of Estate Planning.”
Power of the Purse Fundraiser & Fashion Show
Power of the Purse is our annual fundraising event celebrating women’s philanthropy. Our signature event is a fun evening featuring a fashion show, dinner, designer purse raffle, and a silent auction.