Welcome to the GFWC Michigan MEMBERS ONLY Site!

(this page updated 4/1/17)

Have You Made Your Room Reservation?
Now is the time to make your plans for our own GFWC MI 122nd State Convention.  Excitement is brewing – join your sisters and friends May 4-7 at the Terrace Bay Hotel in Gladstone, MI.  Hotel reservations can be made by calling the hotel at 906-786-7554.  The Registration Deadline is April 15, 2017.  Come join in the fun and the many opportunities to learn, renew old friendships, and make new friends as we share our common goals.
Click Here for more information and pertinent forms.

The wheels on the bus go round and round to Gladstone town . . . .
The SW District is offering round trip bus transportation to the Michigan State Convention in the Upper Peninsula.  The “Donna Diva Bus” will depart Thursday, May 4 and return Sunday, May 7, 2017.  The cost is $160.00 and due by March 31st to SWD Treasurer Kim Lauck with your name, phone and address.  There are four pickup/drop-off points:  Three Rivers, Marshall, Ashley, and Mt. Pleasant.  Estimated arrival time at the hotel is 6:00 PM.  Questions or concerns can be directed to SWD President Gretchen Andersen.  Phone 269-503-1222 or email muteswan@frontier.com.  This is a golden opportunity to get to convention in the Upper Peninsula without the haste of driving,  as well as having fun with your fellow GFWC MI sisters.  See you in Gladstone.
Click Here for the entire schedule to include times, places, and how to sign up.

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While you are making plans and putting them on your calendar, here are two GFWC events that you might (and should)  want to attend:
GFWC 2017 Annual Convention – June 23-26, 2017.  It will be at the JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort and Spa in Palm Desert, CA.  The JW Marriott holds a luxury spa, world-class golfing and tennis, and dozens of on-site shops and eateries just minutes from your room.  You never have to leave the grounds . . . but if you do, Palm Springs has fabulous shopping, celebrity home tours, and hiking trails.  Tentative agenda:  Friday 6/23 is GFWC California State Night;  Saturday 6/24 is Opening Ceremony; Monday 6/26 is Gala Banquet.  The GFWC basic room rate is $145.00.   You won’t want to miss this convention – visit gfwc.org for detailed information as it is updated.  The Call to Convention will be in the March-April Issue of the Clubwoman and on-line in March.

GFWC Great Lakes Regional Conference – September 14-17, 2017 at the Double Tree by Hilton Chicago – Oakbrook, IL.  More information can be found by going to GFWC Great Lakes Region, then look for GFWC  Illinois.

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As the leaves start to fall,  the districts start meeting.  There’s much to learn and fun to be had by all.  See you in the fall.


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President Donna’s theme is “Envision ~ Embrace ~ Empower” with a focus on her special projects of Conservation to include Water Issues, Invasive Species, Great Lakes Waterways and Recycling; Human Trafficking; and Leadership.  To learn more, click on the Projects tab above.

The new 2016-2018 GFWC MI Yearbook is on the website as is the current edition of the state newsletter.   Click on the Newsletters and Yearbooks tab.  Click on the Calendar tab to see all the dates that are set for this administration.  The GFWC Manual can be found on the GFWC.org website.  Each of these items are important tools for leaders and members as well.  Why not use them!

See more details about GFWC by visiting us at www.GFWC.org

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If you are not receiving the GFWC MI bi-monthly Newsletter by email and you are a current member of a GFWC MI Club, click HERE to add yourself to the mailing list.
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