WAF Celebrates GO RED FOR WOMEN Day!

Go Red For Women Day is the American Heart Association's nationwide movement that celebrates the energy, passion, and power we have as women to band together and wipes out heart disease. Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the #1 killer of women AND claims more women’s lives than all forms of cancer combined. From coast to coast, WAF [...]

December New York Chapter Lunch and Learn

Chapter Leaders Damaris Brito, Jayna Perez, and Yekesha Frederick hosted a Lunch and Learn with special guest Nicole Hankins and Chris Sherman. The topics discussed were the 2020 Monthly Agenda and “Mindful Communication: How to Manage Conflict as a Leader with Your Supervisor.” There is no perfect boss and there is no such thing as [...]

2019-12-16T21:46:49+00:00December 16, 2019|News and Events, NY Chapter News|Comments Off on December New York Chapter Lunch and Learn

First New York Chapter Lunch and Learn

The first New York WAF lunch and learn was a great opportunity to learn other people's tasks, responsibilities, and professional development needs, and it encouraged teamwork as well as cooperation. The lunch and learn focused on "women and the labyrinth of leadership." If we can understand the various barriers that make up this labyrinth, and [...]

2019-12-16T14:59:10+00:00September 15, 2019|NY Chapter News|Comments Off on First New York Chapter Lunch and Learn

WAF NY Tri-State Area Book Club

The WAF  New York Tri-State Area Chapter had their first book club meeting and discussed “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People” by Stephen Covey. As stated by Co-Lead and Moderator Yekesha Frederick, “The discussion was very energetic, insightful, and definitely changed perspective.”  Two copies of the book were gifted to the winners of the chapter’s [...]

2019-04-15T13:16:23+00:00April 4, 2019|News and Events, NY Chapter News|Comments Off on WAF NY Tri-State Area Book Club

NY Tri-State Chapter Has Launched

The WAF successfully launched a new chapter in the New York Tri-State area. Chapter Lead Damaris Brito and Co-Leads Yekesha Frederick and Jayna Perez kicked off the launch along with WAF Forum Member Cristine Paull. This was a great start to a strong chapter by emphasizing the importance of open communication and professional growth for [...]

2019-09-12T16:16:53+00:00November 7, 2018|Member Successes, NY Chapter News|Comments Off on NY Tri-State Chapter Has Launched