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Carrie D. Francke Scholarship Open!

Each year, Women’s Network provides a $1,000 scholarship in memory of Carrie D. Francke. Carrie was ambitious, completing a political science degree at MU in three years, followed by earning journalism and law degrees. She served as Senator John Danforth’s press...

Women’s Network Leadership Positions Open

Women’s Network Leadership Positions Open

Women's Network invites members to apply for a leadership position! As usual, we have many terms coming to an end; we will be filling five Steering Committee positions and seven co-chair positions. Co-Chair's and Steering Committee members: benefit from gaining...

Non-Profit Spotlight: St. Raymond’s Society

Non-Profit Spotlight: St. Raymond’s Society

Organization Mission: Our Mission is to support mothers who have chosen life for their child, taking particular care to continue support after the baby is born. We provide resources families need to become self-reliant and we prepare them to give their child the...



March Luncheon: International Women’s Month

Presented By: Manor Roofing & Restoration Services Welcome Sponsor: First State Community Bank With the Fortune 500's record appointment of women to boards in...

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Leadership Development Roundtable

Robert’s Rules of Order Kelley Marchbanks, Former Chair of Women's Network In recognition of Columbia Public School's spring break, and being mindful of families'...

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Women’s Network Seminar at Showcase CoMo

Presented by: Gold Sponsor: The Trust Company Silver Sponsors: Christian Chapel Academy Brain Balance  Water Sponsor: Culligan Water of Mid Missouri Hotel Sponsor The...

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-Karen Wolfe

“My favorite part about Women’s Network is meeting inspiring women who all want to help one another.”

-Kristen Henry

“My favorite parts of Women’s Network are meeting new people, being involved, helping, networking with others and sharing strengths and passions.”

-Amanda Tilford

“My favorite part of Women’s Network is connecting and meeting new people and the Changing the Odds Committee.”

-Nadia Ryakhmyatullov

Michele Curry

“My favorite part of Women’s Network is all the connections I’ve made by getting involved with committees.”

-Michele Curry

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