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Founder, T’wina Franklin, 2016 University of Puget Sound Alumni Award Recipient

Each year, the Puget Sound Alumni Council honors a group of alumni for their personal achievements and service. This year’s award recipients will be honored during Summer Reunion Weekend, June 10-12, 2016, when classes ending in 1 and 6 will celebrate their milestone reunions. Saturday, June 11th, T’wina Franklin will receive the Young Logger Award… Continue reading Founder, T’wina Franklin, 2016 University of Puget Sound Alumni Award Recipient

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Ladies First Founder, T’wina Franklin, TEDxTacoma Speaker

T’wina’s TEDxTacoma Video Link: https://youtu.be/l8LrEk0BOPI 😊✨Please watch.  TEDx Talk coaching sess #2 in the books and I am so grateful for Adam’s vision and patience as we fine-tune my talk for TEDxTacoma 2016: Healthy Future. He travels weekly to meet with each of us speakers to ensure we are prepared [+ perfectly timed] for our… Continue reading Ladies First Founder, T’wina Franklin, TEDxTacoma Speaker

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Ladies First Founder Featured on Elect Her Panel

•Elect Her 2016• Campus Women Win Saturday, March 5th we spoke to a room filled with college women and encouraged each one of them to run for office. Women are great leaders. Lead on!  •Pierce County Auditor, Julie L Anderson •University Place School Board Director, T’wina Fields Franklin •Mayor of Tacoma, Marilyn Strickland •Fircrest Council… Continue reading Ladies First Founder Featured on Elect Her Panel

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Ladies First Founder Leads Writing Camp for Girls

Research shows that expressive writing decreases depression, anxiety, anger and distress. Our camp will help young girls write and say things others may read and listen to. This camp will connect young girls and women for an experience that will help to process feelings and clarify thoughts while also developing self-confidence and strong writing strategies.… Continue reading Ladies First Founder Leads Writing Camp for Girls

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City Club of Tacoma Dennis G. Seinfeld Award Finalists

Ladies First co-founders are finalists for the City Club of Tacoma Dennis G. Seinfeld Emerging Leader Award. We invite you to join us at the award luncheon on November 19th. Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/lunch-dennis-seinfeld-leadership-award-tickets-13540208127. The award recognizes an individual who demonstrates the qualities and values of leadership, but is not yet acknowledged as an established leader… Continue reading City Club of Tacoma Dennis G. Seinfeld Award Finalists