2016 Holiday Fashion Show – December 3, Franchesco’s Ristorante
Water Needs Forum – October 15
Addressing Water Needs around the World
Dr. Troy Skwor, Moderator
Worldwide Water Dilemma
Mrs. Huda Ghazai, Principal and Rockford Iqra School students
“One Year, 100 Wells” project through Zakat Foundation
Helen Bond and Fode Camara
Benkadi Project BioSand Water Filters
Benkadi Project BioSand Water Filter
Manny Hernandez, Tanzanian Development Support
Filter Kiln: Manny Hernandez, Tanzanian Development Support
Industrial Molds Group (Rockford) Partnership with Kohler
Wes Stephens, Industrial Molds Group (Rockford)
Emerging Opportunities for Sustainability — EOS International
Gregory McGrath, EOS International
EOS International Products
Helen Bond and Fode Camara, Motherland Rhythm Community and Benkadi BioSand Filter Project
YWCA Leader Luncheon – March 7
Several AAUW Rockford Branch members were able to attend the YWCA annual Leader Luncheon March 7.
Speaker Lilly Ledbetter with branch President Barbara Simon
VP Christine Haeggquist with Lilly Ledbetter/Honored speaker Lilly Ledbetter
Honored speaker Lilly Ledbetter
Some branch members around the lunch table
Romanian Dinner – February 20, Second/First Chuch
Members and guests begin to serve themselves from the selection of traditional Romanian dishes — and a few American extras.
Honored guests include (left) Mihaela Deaconu, Acting Consul General at the Romanian Consulate in Chicago, and (right) Andrei Rusu, First Secretary – Head of the Office for Economic and Commercial Promotion.
Branch member Ramona Cornea, in native dress, begins her lunch talk about her native land, Romania.