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BPW  St.  Kitts  to  participate  in  the  2018  NFBPWC  General  Assembly  &  BPW  International,  North   American  &  Caribbean  Regional  Conference

Newly  installed  president  of  the  Business  and  Professional  Women’s  (BPW)  Club  of  St.  Kitts,  Cheryleann   Maynard  Pemberton  is  expected  to  lead  a  delegation  of  BPW  members  to  attend  the  National  Federation   of  Business  and  Professional  Women’s  Clubs  (NFBPWC)  Biennial  General  Assembly  and  International   Federation  of  Business  and  Professional  Women’s  –  North  American  and  Caribbean  Regional  Conference.     The  conference  is  scheduled  to  take  place  at  the  Hilton  Orlando  Buena  Vista  Palace,  Orlando  Florida  from   20th  through  22nd  July  2018.

This  Triennial  conference  is  a  networking,  professional  development  and  advocacy  opportunity  which   includes  participants  from  over  eighteen  (18)  countries  who  will  come  together  to  partake  and  engage  in   the  National  and  International  initiatives,  including  the  United  Nations  Sustainable  Development  Goals.     The  conference  includes  high  level  speakers,  interactive  working  sessions,  panel  discussions  and  an   evening  networking  gala.

General  Assembly  and  Elections  of  the  NFBPWC  will  also  be  held  as  part  of  the  conference  activities,  and   the  presidents  of  the  various  chapters  are  also  expected  to  present  on  the  past  three  (3)  years  of  activities   and  initiatives  of  their  respective  club.

The  National  Federation  of  Business  and  Professional  Women’s  Clubs  of  the  United  States  of  America  is   an  affiliate  of  the  International  Federation  of  Business  and  Professional  Women,  which  spans  across  five   regions  and  over  110  countries  of  the  world.    Their  mission  is  to  develop  the  business,  professional  and   leadership  potential  of  women  on  all  levels  through  education,  advocacy,  networking,  mentoring,  skill-­‐ building  and  economic  empowerment  programs  and  projects.

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