The GFWC SCC Woman’s Club installed the Board of Directors and Officers for the term of 2019 – 2021 at the monthly meeting on Thursday May 16, 2019. We were honored to have Cheryl Benton, GFWC Florida President’s Assistant and Carole Weaver, Past GFWC Florida President at our meeting and they conducted the beautiful installation. The theme was angels and each board member received an angel pin and an angel statue to remind the members of the important role they play.
A photographic slide show of our May attendees
The GFWC Woman’s Club State President Sharon Carter Oliphant joined us
for the general meeting this month. Her project for 2019-2020 is
Sharon Alvarez, the GFWC Sun City Center Woman’s Club, Inc. President built a smile tube which she took it to every event and meeting to collect cash
donations. Members couldn’t be happier to donate money in our “Tube of
Smiles”. To date $3,120.00 to has been donated by our members to help pay
for 13 cleft lip and cleft palate procedures.
Our April Meeting was lots of fun for a really good cause!
Many of us dressed up in costumes of book characters. The Home Life donation this month was books for kids, and we collected 165 books and $xxx.
Our featured speaker for April:
Dianne Ochiltree has been writing books for children and
young adults for over 20 years. Her work has been published
by major Her books have appeared in foreign language and
featured on ‘best of’ lists and won national and regional
awards, including three Florida Book Awards. She has also
worked as a book reviewer, writing coach, creative writing
workshop presenter and freelance editor. She lives in Sarasota, Florida.
Her presentation at our April meeting featured “Everything
You Always Wanted to Know About Writing for Kids”. She is
eager to share secrets from more than 20 years writing