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WIFS 4th Annual Member Appreciation Holiday Event & Toy Drive

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The Northeast Florida Chapter of  Women in Insurance & Financial Services is hosting its 4th Annual Member Appreciation Holiday Event & Toy Drive in December. toys-for-tots-image

Tuesday, December 13th 2016
6:00-9:00 PM

at the

Aardwolf Brewing Company

1461 Hendricks Avenue; Jacksonville, Florida 32207

WIFS NEFL is once again teaming up with the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation. An official activity of the U.S. Marine Corps and an official mission of the Marine Corps Reserve, Marine Toys for Tots Foundation strives to help less fortunate children experience the joy of the holidays.

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February Social – Dressing For Success

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Come join us!

  The Northeast Florida Chapter of

Women in Insurance & Financial Services
(WIFS NEFL)

 Is pleased to invite you to a Night of Fashion and Style 

Monday, February 23, 2015

BlackFinn Ameripub

The Markets at Town Center

4840 Big Island Drive #05, Jacksonville, FL 32226

Phone: (904) 345-3466

5:45-7:45 PM 

Anita Tomberlin Cummins, fashion stylist, will be presenting a program of styling trends and fashion advice for the busy professional woman.

Network with other professional women and enjoy a program geared to help you dress to impress.

Feel free to bring a few garments from your current wardrobe and you can shop for new items to compliment them for an updated look.

Clothing samples are available and personal orders will be placed.

Expert fitting will be provided.

Get up-to-date on your work and play wardrobe.

Come prepared to have fun and wear a camisole so you can try on clothes.

You can preview the clothing line at: http//anitatomberlin.cabionline.com

$10 for WIFS Members/$15 for Guests for registration in advance.

Additional $5 charge at the door.

The price include appetizers and 2 drinks: domestic drafts & house wines

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2015 Board Appointments

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Jacksonville, FL – December 1, 2014….. As it enters its fourth year in Jacksonville, Florida, Women in Insurance & Financial Services of Northeast Florida is pleased to announce the following appointments to its Board:

Re-appointments:
1. Cheryl Canzanella, LUTCF – Chairperson of the Board
2. Tara Showalter, CFP®, CRPC, JD – President
3. Christina Loddo Epstein – President Elect
4. Amelia Hough Henderson, Esq. – Secretary
5. Lorraine Dorsa FCA, MAAA, MSPA, EA, CEBS,
6. Lynda Graves
7. Jeanne Peterson, CFP®, LUTCF, CLTC.
8. Lisa Pilgrim, CPA, MBA
9. Grace Staten – Treasurer

New Appointments:
10. Rebecca Brothers
11. Angela Brown
12. Julie Chancellor
13. Christina Kelcourse, Esq, CFP®, CRPC
14. K.C. Padget

“WIFS of NEFL will continue its mission to develop and advance women in the industry, and I am proud that we have accomplished a lot in this regard since the establishment of our local chapter,” said Chairperson of the Board, Cheryl Canzanella. “We offer a robust agenda for learning, development and networking on a local and national level and this includes a mentorship program available to women at all stages of their careers,” said Canzanella.

The Board announced that Lisa Pilgrim, who will stay on the Northeast Florida Board, is stepping down as its Treasurer, and instead, is stepping into the role of Deputy Treasurer of the National Board. Michele Haskell who held a previous Board position concluded her term effective October 31, 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

2nd Annual Member Appreciation Celebration!

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Tuesday, December 9th 2014

  The Northeast Florida Chapter of Women in Insurance & Financial Services
(WIFS NEFL)

 2nd Annual Member Appreciation 

6:00-9:00 PM 

The Plaza Condominium at Berkman Plaza & Marina 

Riverview Lounge 22nd Floor*
400 East Bay Street Jacksonville, FL 32202

Join us for Good Food, Good Drinks, Good Friends, Good Fun
and help us celebrate with a few Good Marines!

 

WIFS NEFL is teaming up with the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Foundation to help less fortunate children experience the joy of the holidays.

 Members’ admission is free but please support the Marine Corps Reserve by bringing a Toy for a Tot.
Guests’ admission is $10.00 and an unwrapped Toy for a Tot.

 To attend please register on

https://wifs2014yearendsocial.eventbrite.com

 

All are welcome

Learn more about WIFS and get to know our Board including celebrating the installation of our newest Board Members for 2015.

 

 U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Foundation 

 2013 Year End Celebration

 

*Visitor parking is off East Bay Street & Liberty Street and is located on the 4th & 5th floors; visitors parking elsewhere will be towed!

WIFS Virtual 5K-Imagine the Cure & Financial Fitness 5K TWO FOR ONE!

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WIFS Northeast Florida invites you to participate in TWO races=ONE 5K on ONE day

WIFS Virtual 5K & Financial Fitness 5K

September 13th, 8am Fletcher Park San Marco

WIFS NEFL will be running one race and participating in two, so join us! Sign up for both races and meet at 7:30 at Fletcher Park in San Marco to run one! 

Shirts-WIFS NEFL shirts will be available and we encourage all participants to support their chapter by purchasing a shirt!  (The shirt will be great for conference too!!)  The color is not this exact green (but similar), they are dry weave and come in women’s sizes of S, M, L & XL.  The front will have the small WIFS logo and the back with have the large WIFS logo with the outline of FL.  If you are interested please reply and we will send you an invoice through paypal but you have to place your order by Friday, otherwise it will be first come first served on the additional sizes ordered. The cost is approximately $20 (but may be less!)  Thanks to August Signs & Kim Walsky for hooking us up!  augustsigns@clearwire.net 904-910-4567 They create custom banners, signs, stickers, magnetics, wrap vehicles, shirts, etc. 

Register for both races or register for one either way join WIFS NEFL to support the causes:

September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness month so join WIFS and participate in this fun virtual run with a portion of your registration will be donated to the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund, a special organization focusing on research that leads to a cure for this disease.  This is a virtual race, so run or walk wherever you are, on your own or with other WIFS members and friends. You can even complete the race on a treadmill. Each participant should record and email your time to office@wifsnational.org  Share your training with the tag #imaginethecure.  Map your own course, you can run anywhere and everywhere!  Everyone is welcome to join!  $39.95; this cost includes a medal to share your accomplishment and a portion will go to our charity, the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund.

Each participant will receive a special Imagine the Cure medal to honor your completion of this exciting run. Medals will be presented at our annual conference October 22-25, Imagine the Future. If you do not attend the National conference, you will receive your medal via mail in early November.  Contest for most spirited chapter, most participation and much more!

FPA is proud to announce the 5th annual Financial Fitness 5K to support Real$ense United Way & Family Foundations.

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WIFS Virtual 5K-Imagine the Cure!

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 WIFS Northeast Florida invites you to join us for WIFS Virtual 5K

What: Imagine the Cure, WIFS Virtual 5K Run

Why: Please join us and participate in this fun virtual run to support Ovarian Cancer Awareness month, September. A portion of your registration will be donated to the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund, a special organization focusing on research that leads to a cure for this disease.

How: This is a virtual race, so run or walk wherever you are, on your own or with other WIFS members and friends. You can even complete the race on a treadmill. Each participant should record and email your time to
office@wifsnational.org
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following the completion of the race. Share your training with the tag #imaginethecure.

When: Saturday, September 13th

Where: Everywhere! You map out your own course.

Who: Race is open to anyone! Run on your own or join forces with your local WIFS Chapter, co-workers or friends to do the run together.

Cost: $39.95; this cost includes a medal to share your accomplishment and a portion will go to our charity, the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund.

Each participant will receive a special Imagine the Cure medal to honor your completion of this exciting run. Medals will be presented at our annual conference October 22-25, Imagine the Future. If you do not attend the National conference, you will receive your medal via mail in early November.  Contest for most spirited chapter, most participation and much more!

Register Now!

About the Charity:

Ovarian Cancer Research Fund

Ovarian Cancer Research Fund (OCRF), founded in 1994, is the oldest and largest charity in the United States funding ovarian cancer research, and ranks third in overall ovarian cancer research funding. The mission of OCRF is to fund scientific research that leads to more effective identification, treatment, and ultimately a cure for ovarian cancer. Thanks to the generosity of individual donors, foundations, and corporate partners, their investigators are developing innovative strategies for early detection; exploring the genetics that increase risk for ovarian cancer; understanding the underlying molecular biology of the disease; identifying new and better targets for treatment; and deciphering how and why ovarian cancer spreads, and how to stop it.

July Super Summer Social and Networking Event!

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Register for WIFS of Northeast Florida

Super Summer Social & Networking Event
Help fund two * Conference Registrations for WIFS Members.
Tuesday, July 29th, 2014
6:00-8:00PM
Pusser’s Caribbean Bar & Grille

 Pussers

Appetizers & Drink Specials

Raffle information and tickets are available on Eventbrite: https://wifs072914social.eventbrite.com**

Prizes include

A Cruise for Two ($2,000 Value)***
Donated by Mara Hargarther of Hargarther, Thaler & Associates, LLC

Five Hours of technical consulting on web design, marketing/branding, social media platforming ($200 Value)
Donated by TheDesigner904.com

A Massage Envy Massage & Facial ($130 Value)

Dinner and a Movie – Regal Theatres & Darden restaurants ($50 Value)

Pusser’s Gift Card ($40 Value)

And much much more!

Evening sponsored by

Hargarther, Thalar & Associates, LLC www.cruisinglady.com

RC

 Royal Caribbean® Cruises – RoyalCaribbean.com‎

The Youthful Medical Spa , located at 110 Professional Drive in Ponte Vedra Beach, will be will be giving a Free Facial Voucher to everyone who purchases an advance ticket to attend this Social/Networking Event.  With the preceding in mind, please consider participating in the raffle and attending our evening event.  More information on the spa can be found at: www.youthfulmedicalspa.com .

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