Welcome to Lake County Women's Coalition
Mark your calendar for Saturday, March 7, 2015
The Lake County Women's Coalition will celebrate Women's History Month. Event theme is:
Weaving the Stories of Women's Lives
Our annual event will feature the Scholarship Awardees, celebration of women sponsored by our member organizations, plus our keynote speaker will be Pamela Welcome portraying Sojourner Truth. The Sojourner Truth Historical program chronicles the real life travels and experiences of this God fearing women's rights activist.
Seating is limited so get your tickets early from one of our member organizations. Ticket price: $18.00. Includes raffles and brunch.
Brae Loch Golf Club, 33600 Hwy 45, Grayslake, IL. Registration at 8:45 a.m.
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Pamela J. Welcome
Pamela Welcome holds a B.A. degree in Acting and Directing from Northern Illinois University. She has performed in many diverse theatrical productions with roles ranging from 'Mama', in "A Raisin' In The Sun"; 'Sister Margaret', in "The Amen Corner"; 'JoJo LaMotte', in "Agatha Christie Made Me Do It"; and 'Mrs. Mercy Croft', in "The Killing of Sister George", to name a few. Mrs. Welcome has also done numerous training films and some voice over and commercial work She currently performs Black Women in History -- featuring Harriett Tubman, Sojourner Truth and a WWII Riveter/Welder.
The main focus of the Sojourner Truth Historical program conveys an awe inspired first person rendition about her political musings and activities, as well as some women's rights rallies. All of this discussion is infused with lots of inspirational singing!
THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS
Anonymous - in honor of all the extraordinary women in my life,
Cindy Dale, Gurnee Community Bank,
Making An Impact Sponsor
Martin Financial Services, LLC