Lt. Col. Helen Hennessey narrowly escaped Batan before invading Japanese forces took over. After making her way to the island of Corregidor in the Philippines, she cared for the sick and wounded in a hospital there. She retired from active duty in the Air Force on January 31, 1967. Read more about Lt. Hennessey in […]
Updates from Women’s Policy, Inc. – January 9-13, 2017 Senate, House Approve FY2017 Budget Resolution On January 11, the Senate approved S. Con. Res. 3, the FY2017 budget reconciliation package, which would set the budgetary levels through FY2026. Read more House Passes Maternity Care Act On January 10, the House passed H.R. 315, the Improving […]
Women As Veterans Entrepreneurs (WAVE) policy update breakfast on January 31, 2017. Great event for getting more information on growing your business. For more details, visit the WAVE website or register for the event here.
March 17-18, 2017, Dallas, Texas “Women Veterans account for approximately 10 percent of the U.S. Veteran population, which will grow to 15 percent by 2030. While many of their challenges and opportunities are similar to those of their male counterparts, some are unique or disproportionate to the women Veterans population-which is younger and more ethnically […]
Did you know that there was a shortage of women veterans in the Cyber Security Field? Designed especially for women…please join Stratford University, 2013 White House Champion for Change Ginger Miller , Air Force Veteran, Loilette Loderick, Lead Web Application Penetration Tester With NetCentrics supporting the Coast Guard Cyber Command and President/Owner of Premier […]
Updates from Women’s Policy Inc. – November 14-18, 2016 House Passes Maternity Care Access Bill On November 14, the House passed H.R. 1209, the Improving Access to Maternity Care Act. Read more House Passes Women, Peace, and Security Act On November 15, the House passed H.R. 5332, the Women, Peace, and Security Act. Read more […]
SAVE THE DATE…….Women As Veteran Entrepreneurs (WAVE) Holiday Mixer….December 6, 2016……Please Join Us! Please consider joining us to network with Women Veteran Business Owners. There is no cost to you. Just confirm your interest in attending. What: WAVE Annual Holiday Mixer When: December 6, 2017 5:00pm-7:00pm Where: The City Club 555 13th Street, NW Washington, […]
It’s Time to Register! Don’t miss the Maryland Military and Veteran Women Business Conference! For information on sponsorship, advertising, exhibiting and registration, visit our website. To view the details, click here.
On Friday night, November 18 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m., the Washington DC Veterans Affairs Medical Center’s Atrium will be transformed into a haven of wellness and a festive ballroom as newly transitioning women Veterans are welcomed to “Ladies’ Night”. The unique annual outreach event was created to introduce women Veterans to VA health care, […]
Women Veterans Campaign: The Department of Veterans Affairs partnered with Lean In Women Veterans to launch the campaign ?I Serve? in efforts to highlight women veterans who have answered the call to duty. The campaign aspires to promote the diversity of women veterans and celebrate the many accomplishments they have had in our military. To […]