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SBW Ringing the Bell for the Salvation Army

We didn’t  have photos of everyone who volunteered to ring the bells for the Salvation Army. Thank you to the following SBW members for ringing the bell, raising $312.58 December 4, 2021:  Debbie Ulmer, Bobbie Wilson, Katie Kirby, Janice Cones, … Continue reading

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Sedalia Business Women Awarded Star Business 2021! December 16, 2021

Julie White, of the Sedalia Democrat, presented a certificate to the Sedalia Business Women for being named a “Star Business” in the category of Civic Club in the 2021 Best of Sedalia public survey held by the newspaper. As the … Continue reading

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December 4 & 5, BWM Winter Board Meeting

The Business Women of Missouri held their winter board meeting December 4 and 5, at Best Western in Sedalia. Friday night the BWM Foundation held and auction that raised over $3,000 for BWM scholarships. Saturday’s board meeting, led by BWM … Continue reading

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December 2, 2021, Socials Committee

The Sedalia Business Women held their monthly dinner meeting, Thursday, December 2. Membership chair, Julie Slocum, installed nine new members. Members exchanged holiday gifts following the directions of a story that President Robin Balke read.

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SBW Public Relations Meeting, November 4, 2021

Robin Balke talked about the club’s recent service project, a collection of needed items for the United Way, and presented them to United Way’s director, Catterina Riddle. Co-Women of the Year Awarded to Joanna Anderson and Lori Wightman. Congratulations! Betty … Continue reading

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October 7, 2021, SBW Legislative Committee Meeting

The October meeting was under the direction of the legislative committee, Dianne Simon, chair. Sedalia Mayor, John Kehde, read and signed a proclamation designating October 17-24, 2021, as Sedalia Business Women’s Week. Pettis County Eastern Commissioner, Israel Baeza, gave a … Continue reading

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September 2, 2021, Career Advancement Committee Meeting

 Robin Balke, President, called the Sedalia Business Women’s September dinner meeting to order at 6:35 p.m. Debbie Ulmer gave the invocation. Robin Balke led the club in the Pledge of Allegiance followed by the Club Collect. Katie Kirby introduced the … Continue reading

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August 5, 2021, Telephone Committee Meeting

The August dinner meeting was under the direction of the Telephone Committee, chaired by Debbie Ulmer. Joyce Grinstead announced the guests. Donna Hirner-Gardner was the hostess. Robin Balke, President, presented the Paddle Party as the program for the evening. Lori … Continue reading

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Leadership Conference August 7, 2021

The Business Women of Missouri 2021 Leadership Conference was held Saturday, August 7, at the Holiday Inn-East, in Columbia. The State Board meeting was held Friday evening, August 6. Sedalia Business Women had five members attend the board meeting and … Continue reading

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July 1, 2021, SBW Issues Management Committee

Issues Management Chair, Jada Weaver, introduced the guest speaker for the July dinner meeting. Chaunta Foster, Regional HR Director for WireCo WorldGroup, gave an informative presentation about “Women’s Issues in the Workplace.” Julie Slocum, Membership Chair, installed Catterina Riddle, Executive … Continue reading

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