October Newsletter Issue # 4| 10/2/2012 President Tammy Selley Logan Regional Hospital 435.716.5301 President-Elect LolaJean “LJ” Bolton USU Commercialization & Regional Development 435.797.9607 Past President Heidi Bullock AFLAC/Bullock AgencyPRESIDENT’S MESSAGE 435.753.4416 Secretary Denise Irwin University Inn & Conference Center 435.797.0040 Treasurer Cindy JohnsonOctober is a fun month for Women in Business! We will Lewiston State Bank 435.774.1781have our annual Scholarship Auction on October 9th, at Cache Chamber LiaisonRiverwoods Conference Center. All proceeds benefit the Becky Conger2013 WIB Scholarships. We will have raffle prizes, silent LDS Employment Services 435.752.7911auction items and a live auction. Bring your friends and Membershipco-workers. Plan to come a few minutes early to preview Julie Hughes Stevens Henager Collegethe items and watch for additional emails that auction 435.792.6970 ext 5013information. Scholarship Chair Nicole Meyer SOS Employment Group 435.750.0886I enjoyed meeting some of our new members at lastmonth’s speed networking luncheon. I am so impressed Scholarship Chair-Elect Jacoba Poppletonat how engaged each of you were and appreciated your New Dawn Technologies 435.713.2100participation. We had 49 attendees in September. Let’s Past Scholarship Chairtry and increase our numbers for the Auction in Julie Sanders Logan Regional HospitalOctober. RSVP early and save your money so you can 435.716.2577bid on those items that catch your eye. Public Relations Nansi Blau Utah Festival OperaThank you for supporting Women in Business. 435.750.0300 ext 106 Raffles/Donations Misty RichardsTammy Selley, President Rocky Mountain Home Health/Hospice 435.753.8220 Historian/Newsletter Teri Guy USU Utah Public Radio 435.797.3215 IT Specialist Carolyn Nelson Cache Chamber of Commerce 435.752.2161 IT Specialist Elect Christina Roberts Logan Regional Hospital Foundation 435.716.5430
SEE YOU AT THE LUNCHEON AND AUCTION DONT FORGET TO RSVP BY WEDNESDAY!! WHEN: Tuesday, October 9 TOPIC: ANNUAL AUCTION LOCATION: Riverwoods Conference Center Buffet lunch will begin at 11:55 a.m. Cost for the luncheon is $12 formembers and $14 for non-members. Those interested in attendingshould RSVP using the WIB website. Follow the link to begin the sign-up process. http://womeninbusiness.usu.edu/ NOTE: If you do not pre-‐register for the lunch you are not guaranteed a meal. If you do pre-‐register but are unable to attend, please notify Nansi by noon on the Monday before the program. Otherwise you will be charged for your meal. Thank you. 2012 WIB Auction – Tuesday, October 9 Riverwoods Conference Center Aside from the Annual WIB Scholarship Awards luncheon, the Auction is the most important luncheon of the year. The auction is how we obtain the vast majority of the scholarship money we award to deserving women in our community, who are working on their education and career paths; it is also one of the ways YOU PERSONALLY CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE! If you haven’t had the opportunity to solicit donations, please make time in the next week to work on obtaining items (need forms turned in by Thursday, October 4). Remember, large and small items are appreciated – we need a variety of both for the silent and live auction. (Because our corporation’s firewall treats many email addresses as spam, it would be best if you would fax (435.716.2324) your form to me rather than by email.) Thank you all for making time in your busy schedules – it takes effort from all of us to make the auction a success! Julie Sanders, 2012/2013 Past Scholarship Chair
It’s time for the annual Women in Business Scholarship Auction! Come enjoy this lively event and the opportunity to purchase great items! ALL PROCEEDS BENEFIT THE 2013 WIB SCHOLARSHIP Raffle prizes, silent and live auction! If you would like to donate items to the auction, contact Julie Sanders at 435.716.2577 or email@example.com by Thursday, October 4 Cache Chamber of Commerce Women in Business Scholarship Auction Tuesday, October 9, 2012 11:55 am – 1 pm Riverwoods Conference Center 615 S Riverwoods Pkwy, Logan Non-members are welcome to attend the auction for $14; call Nansi Blau at 435.750.0300 ext. 106 or firstname.lastname@example.org to make your reservation (required) no later than Thursday, Oct. 4
Auction Donation Form ANNUAL WOMEN IN BUSINESS SCHOLARSHIP AUCTION TUESDAY – OCTOBER 9, 2012 Auction items are primarily donated by our members, but are welcome from everyone. All proceeds go directly towards 2013 WIB Scholarships. THIS IS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY FOR YOU TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE! Name of Donor: _________________________________Phone #: __________________ Email Address: ___________________________________________________________ Donation (include brief description): __________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________ Item to be place in the (check one): □ Silent Auction □ Live Auction Value: $_________ Auction Min. Bid: $_________ “You bought it” price: $_________ *This form must be completed entirely and returned to Julie Sanders by fax, 435.716.2324 or email, email@example.com by Thursday, October 4. DONATED ITEMS ARE TO BE BROUGHT TO THE WIB AUCTION BY 11:40 AM, TUESDAY, OCTOBER 9. Auction Donation Form ANNUAL WOMEN IN BUSINESS SCHOLARSHIP AUCTION TUESDAY – OCTOBER 9, 2012 Auction items are primarily donated by our members, but are welcome from everyone. All proceeds go directly towards 2013 WIB Scholarships. THIS IS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY FOR YOU TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE! Name of Donor: _________________________________Phone #: __________________ Email Address: ___________________________________________________________ Donation (include brief description): __________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________ Item to be place in the (check one): □ Silent Auction □ Live Auction Value: $_________ Auction Min. Bid: $_________ “You bought it” price: $_________ *This form must be completed entirely and returned to Julie Sanders by fax, 435.716.2324 or email, firstname.lastname@example.org by Thursday, October 4. DONATED ITEMS ARE TO BE BROUGHT TO THE WIB AUCTION BY 11:40 AM, TUESDAY, OCTOBER 9.
WIB SPOTLIGHT Christina Roberts Christina Roberts has been with the Logan Regional Hospital Foundation since 2009, and serves as the organization’s development coordinator. She works with Foundation leaders to assist in fundraising activities and helps tostrengthen the organization’s relationships with the community and businesses.Christina grew up in Arlington, Massachusetts, and came to the west in 1998 tocontinue her education. She has a bachelor’s degree in sociology and amaster’s degree in public administration with an emphasis in non-profitorganization. Prior to working with the Foundation, Christina also served as thedevelopment officer for Planned Parenthood Association of Utah in Salt LakeCity, and as the community coordinator for the South Valley Sanctuary in WestJordan.Christina is serving on the Women in Business Board this year as the ITSpecialist-Elect. We certainly appreciate her expertise.
Announcing the Women in Business - Cache Valley, Utah Facebook page!Women in Business have entered the social media world. We have anew Facebook page were we can inspire each other, discuss ideas,and nurture our professional relationships. Well also post informationabout upcoming events. Please visit Facebook and "Like" our page. https://www.facebook.com/WomenInBusinessCacheValleyUtah The Cache Interagency Council will hold its annual Fall Conference on October 24th at the Four Seasons Event Center from 9 am-‐ 1:30 pm. Speaker topics include Optimizing Social Media, Grant Writing and Seeing Your Value. Cost will be $23 per person. Please include it on your calendar and look for more information in October’s newsletter or contact Amy Anderson at email@example.com. Amy Z Anderson Community Liaison The National Children’s Study – Cache County 435-‐797-‐8801 Research & Evaluation Division Utah State University
FUNDRAISER: The Utah Grizzlies and the Idaho Steelheads will play an exhibition game at the Eccles Ice Center on October 5th, at 7 p.m. Tickets are only $8.50. Proceeds go toward supporting your community non-‐profit ice center. www.ecclesice.com Thank you. Deidri COUPLES RETREAT Designed specifically for married couples. Learn how to really talk to and listen to each other. Build a stronger partnership together. Enjoy a picnic dinner, a keynote speaker and tokens for free Aggie Ice Cream! Only $68 per couple. Available Dates: Saturday, August 11, 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm Cancelled Saturday, August 18, 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm Saturday, September 8, 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Saturday, September 15, 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Saturday, October 13, 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm Optional: Add a stay at the University Inn for just $59 per night! Sign up, pay online, and get directions at www.ropes.usu.edu Call 435-‐797-‐0423 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Free Seminar • Free Admission • Free Parking University Inn & Conference Center and USU Catering Present: Meeting & Conference Planning A-Z Fall 2012 Event Planning Seminar October 24, 2012 Utah State University - Eccles Conference Center Join us October 24 for “Meeting & complete with details such as catering, seating setups, and audio-visual options. Conference Planning A-Z,” the Fall 2012 Event Planning Seminar, part Hear from Certified Meeting Professionals who will share their event planning checklists, and of the Lifelong-Learning seminar get advice from technical experts on booking series conducted by the University hotel room blocks, online registration Inn & Conference Center. strategies, promotion and social media, tips on creating an event website and the printed Come for a half day or a full day – the seminar program book, handouts and more. is free of charge. Attend the optional luncheon You’ll also have the opportunity to hear sessions for just $5 (space is limited). success stories involving actual groups and See the full schedule of topics posted at events at a series of Best Practice sessions http://lifelong-learning.usu.edu during each breakout block. Listen and learn from the event coordinators in charge: what This one-day seminar is a collection of fun and worked, what didn’t, and how to avoid common informative educational sessions designed to pitfalls event production using strategic provide insight and assistance to those who are planning and an array of resources. charged with planning meetings, conferences and other events for their organizations or New! Be among the first to see the newly departments. remodeled University Inn! Tours will be offered throughout the day. Choose from topics covering all aspects of meetings and event planning from A-Z in an After the seminar, join us for a festive easily accessible format of 20-minute breakout Networking Reception from 3-5 p.m. in the sessions. You’ll learn how to create a meeting Eccles Conference Center lobby, featuring the or conference format tailored to your goals, holiday menus and creations from the culinary designing an agenda that works best for you team at USU Catering. Register online at http://lifelong-learning.usu.edu For more information contact Joy Brisighella at 435 797-9270 or email email@example.com