Local women attend GFWC W.Va. annual convention


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Attending the GFWC Women’s Club convention was, front row, Shirley M. Baisden, president and past Southwestern District President, and back row, from left, Jenny Long, Jeana McNeely, Teresa Workman and Teresa McNeely.


LOGAN, W.Va. — Local women attended the General Federation of Women’s Clubs West Virginia’s 110th annual convention. The event was held at The Green brier in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia and presided over by President Jody Cunningham.

Shirley M. Baisden, president, Jenny Long, Jeana McNeely, Teresa Workman and Teresa McNeely, all of the Logan Woman’s Club from Southwestern District attended.

The annual convention is an opportunity to celebrate the work done by GFWC West Virginia members for their local communities. Awards were given for Community Service and Partnership programs as well as the President’s Special Project.

A new administration was welcomed for the 2016 -2018 biennium. Sharon Sheridan will serve as GFWC West Virginia State President.

The General Federation of Women’s Clubs is a unifying force, bringing together local women’s clubs, with members dedicated to strengthening their communities and enhancing the lives of others through volunteer service. With 100,000 members in affiliated clubs in every state and more than a dozen countries, GFWC members are community leaders who work locally to create global change by supporting the arts, preserving natural resources, advancing education, promoting healthy lifestyles, encouraging civic involvement and working toward world peace and understanding. For more Information, including how to join or start a GFWC club in your area, go to www.gfwc.org or call 1-800-443-GFWC (4392)

Attending the GFWC Women’s Club convention was, front row, Shirley M. Baisden, president and past Southwestern District President, and back row, from left, Jenny Long, Jeana McNeely, Teresa Workman and Teresa McNeely.
http://loganbanner.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/web1_logan-woomans-club-CMYK.jpgAttending the GFWC Women’s Club convention was, front row, Shirley M. Baisden, president and past Southwestern District President, and back row, from left, Jenny Long, Jeana McNeely, Teresa Workman and Teresa McNeely.

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